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eBook Social Impact of AIDS in the U.s. ePub

by Richard A. Berk

  • ISBN: 0890116016
  • Category: Medicine
  • Subcategory: Medicine
  • Author: Richard A. Berk
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Abt Books (December 1, 1988)
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More by Richard A. Berk. Statistical Learning from a Regression Perspective (Springer Series in Statistics). Money, Work, and Crime: A Field Experiment in Reducing Recidivism Through Postrelease Financial Aid to Prisoners (Quantitative studies in social relations series).

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The impact of AIDS on community-based organizations, from volunteers caring for individuals to the highly political .

The impact of AIDS on community-based organizations, from volunteers caring for individuals to the highly political ACT-UP organization. Coping with HIV infection in prisons. Two case studies shed light on HIV and the family relationship. As many as 1 million people in the United States may be infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, but its ultimate impact will extend far beyond those individuals and their families. AIDS has been compared with epidemics of the past, most commonly the bubonic plague of the 14th century. Historians say the "Black Death" set the stage for the Reformation and other sweeping changes by altering public attitudes.

This article focuses on the social consequences of the AIDS epidemic, some of which are beginning to be felt. The Impact of AIDS on the Lesbian Community. I argue that sociologists have an important contribution to make anticipating the long range social consequences of AIDS. Intelligent planning is impossible without a reduction of uncertainty in what the future might hold. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Study of Social Problems, August. Schram, Neil R. 1986.

The AIDS epidemic, caused by HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), found its way to the United States as early as 1960, but was first noticed after doctors discovered clusters of Kaposi's sarcoma and pneumocystis pneumonia in gay men in Los Angele.

The AIDS epidemic, caused by HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), found its way to the United States as early as 1960, but was first noticed after doctors discovered clusters of Kaposi's sarcoma and pneumocystis pneumonia in gay men in Los Angeles, New York City, and San Francisco in 1981. Treatment of HIV/AIDS is primarily via a "drug cocktail" of antiretroviral drugs, and education programs to help people avoid infection.

The impact of AIDS on community-based organizations, from volunteers caring for individuals to.A case study of New York City details how selected institutions interact to give what may be a picture of AIDS in the future

The impact of AIDS on community-based organizations, from volunteers caring for individuals to the highly political ACT-UP organization. A case study of New York City details how selected institutions interact to give what may be a picture of AIDS in the future. This clear and comprehensive presentation will be of interest to anyone concerned about AIDS and its impact on the country: health professionals, sociologists, psychologists, advocates for at-risk populations, and interested individuals.

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This landmark book explores how AIDS has affected fundamental policies and practices in our major institutions . A case study of New York City details how selected institutions interact to give what may be a picture of AIDS in the future

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Economic and social impacts of HIV and AIDS on the global labour force 24. (a) Lost earnings due to removal from the labour force. 26 (b) Lost earnings due to reduced productivity of those who remain in the labour force 29 (c) The burden of unpaid care work falling on households with AIDS cases. Three scenarios of potential productivity impacts were considered based on the range of results observed in the literature (see section II for the basis for these scenarios, as well as those set out in figures S-8, S-9 and S-10).