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ERIC Number: EJ533373
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0002-7642
HIV/AIDS as a Chronic Disease: Emergence from the Plague Model.
Beaudin, Christy L.; Chambre, Susan M.
American Behavioral Scientist, v39 n6 p684-706 May 1996
Examines the social, biological, and political forces that changed the public policy conception of HIV/AIDS from an acute epidemic to a chronic illness. Provides an overview of the institutional and social responses to the disease. Discusses and defines characteristics of the chronic illness and plague models. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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