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By Jonathan M. Mann (auth.), Inon I. Schenker, Galia Sabar-Friedman, Francisco S. Sy (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1475791224

ISBN-13: 9781475791228

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ISBN-13: 9781475791242

Sixteen years into the AIDS epidemic, our understandings of the virus, its transmis­ sion, modes of controlling blood banks and checking out are fairly good confirmed. within the final decade, now we have additionally skilled an outstanding quantity ofnew social technology learn ena­ bling us to raised comprehend ideas like hazard taking, gender-related prevention, women's overall healthiness, and formative years psychology,just to say a couple of. In nearly each state on the planet, efforts were made to reply affirmatively to the problem of forestalling the extra unfold of HIVI AIDS. academic interventions have ranged from re-inventing the wheel to cutting edge courses, utilizing quite a few health and wellbeing educa­ tion equipment. the sphere of review study now presents us a greater realizing of what works and what doesn't paintings. matters with regards to human rights, the connection be­ tween the affected and the healthlmedical specialist groups, and to the inequality within the supply ofpreventive and academic companies have gotten an enormous half ofthe de­ bates and discussions within the involved societies.

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These fora are all opportunities for us as AIDS educators and program planners. They can also be opportunities for researchers and epidemiologists. In all our roles, we have responsibilities to advocate, educate, mentor, and listen for the voices of people implicated. As we create safe spaces for communication and learning, aspects of indigenous culture should be more than just considered - they should be used as means and method. When we listen, we will hear and know what cultural elements can be our allies.

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These fora are all opportunities for us as AIDS educators and program planners. They can also be opportunities for researchers and epidemiologists. In all our roles, we have responsibilities to advocate, educate, mentor, and listen for the voices of people implicated. As we create safe spaces for communication and learning, aspects of indigenous culture should be more than just considered - they should be used as means and method. When we listen, we will hear and know what cultural elements can be our allies.

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