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Progress in Preventing AIDS?
Dogma, Dissent and Innovation - Global Perspectives

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ISBN 9780895031761
Published June 15, 1998 by Routledge
359 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in the "International Quarterly of Community Health Education", this work presents twenty-one chapters about the state of HIV/AIDS prevention programs in a global context.

Table of Contents

Preface  William Griffiths

 Introduction and Overview

 Progress in Preventing AIDS? Dogma, Dissent and Innovations David Buchanan and George P. Cernada

I. The Science of Prevention: Doctrine and Dogma
 Sexual Practices That May Favor the Transmission of HIV in a Rural Community in Nigeria Ademola J. Ajuwon,Oladimeji Oladepo, Joshua D. Adeniyi and William R. Brieger

 Perceived Barriers to HIV Prevention among University Students in Sierra Leone, West Africa Thomas J. Stewart and Donna L. Richter

 AIDS-Related Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Behavioral Intentions of Adolescents in Trinidad: A Pilot Study Naomi N. Modeste, Claudette Francis and Dumiso Matshazi

 Preventing HIV Infection Among Juvenile Delinquents: Educational Diagnosis Using the Health Belief Model Kathleen M. Lux and Rick Petosa

 Use of Health Belief Model to Predict Condom Use among University Students in Nigeria Christiana Udo Edem and S. Marie Harvey

 The Role of Threat and Efficacy in AIDS Prevention Kim Witte

II. Voices of Dissent
 The Viral Model for AIDS: Paradigmatic Dominance, Politics, or Best Approximation of Reality? Paul E. Pezza

 AIDS Communication: What Predicts Health Professionals' Decisions? D. F. Treadwell

 Another Crack in the Mirror: The Politics of AIDS Prevention in Mexico Hector Carrillo

 HIV/AIDS in Asian and Pacific Islander Communities in the U.S.: A Review, Analysis and Integration Gust A. Yep

 Sociology of AIDS within Black Communities: Theoretical Considerations Clarence Spigner
 AIDS in the African Press Dana Lear

 Women and the Risk of HIV Infection in Nigeria: Implications for Control Programs Ademola J. Ajuwon and Wuraola Shokunbi

III. Innovations in Field Practice
 Theory and Action for Effective Condom Promotion: Illustrations from a Behavior Intervention Project for Sex Workers in Singapore Mee Lian Wong, Roy Chan, David Koh, and Christina Misa Wong

 Using Theory to Design an Intervention for HIV/AIDS Prevention for Farm Workers in Rural Zimbabwe Susan M. L. Laver, Bart Van Den Borne, and Gerjo Kok

 Was the Intervention Implemented as Intended?: A Process Evaluation of an AIDS Prevention Intervention in Rural Zimbabwe Susan M. L. Laver, Bart Van Den Borne, Gerjo Kok, and Godfrey Woelk

 The Potential of Drama and Songs as Channels for AIDS Education in Africa: A Report on Focus Group Findings from Ghana Kwadwo Bosompra

 Needle Sharing for the Use of Therapeutic Drugs as a Potential AIDS Risk Behavior among Migrant Hispanic Farmworkers in the Eastern Stream Jerry Lafferty, David Foulk, and Rebecca Ryan

 Enlisting the Support of Traditional Healers in an AIDS Education Campaign in Zambia B. U. Chirwa and E. Sivile

  The CEPA Project: A New Model for Community-Based Program Planning David Buchanan, Joani Marinoff, Edna Apostol, Nancy O'Hare, Dalila Balfour, Maria Rodriguez, Carmen Claudio, and Carlos Santiago






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