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The AIDS Bureaucracy

Why Society Failed to Meet the AIDS Crisis and How We Might Improve Our Response

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PAPERBACK

$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674012714

Publication Date: 01/01/1988

Short

illsutrations

World

  • Foreword by Samuel O. Thier, M.D.
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Advent of AIDS
  • 2. Monitoring Public Health
  • 3. Biomedical Research Institutions
  • 4. Delivering Health Care
  • 5. Economics and Politics
  • 6. Unique Elements of a Health Emergency
  • 7. Who Is in Charge?
  • 8. The Flow of Information within the Health Establishment
  • 9. Communicating with the Public
  • 10. Lessons for the Future
  • Appendix A. The Chronology of AIDS Research
  • Appendix B. U.S. Public and Private Sector Resources for Fighting AIDS
  • Appendix C. Interviews
  • Notes
  • Index

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