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Author Rödlach, Alexander.

Title Witches, Westerners, and HIV [electronic resource] : AIDS & cultures of blame in Africa / Alexander Rödlach.

Imprint Walnut Creek, CA : Left Coast Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description ix, 247 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-237) and index.
Contents Investigating sorcery and conspiracy -- HIV/AIDS as personal experience -- The sorcery paradigm -- A sorcerer's servant-being -- Infidelity and sorcery -- Conspiracy paradigms -- Conspiracy theories involving healthcare providers -- Conspiracy theories involving westerners -- Comparing theories of blame -- Applications for the AIDS crisis.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Medical anthropology -- Zimbabwe.
AIDS (Disease) -- Zimbabwe -- Public opinion.
HIV infections -- Zimbabwe -- Public opinion.
Conspiracies -- Zimbabwe.
Witchcraft -- Zimbabwe.
Public opinion -- Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 1598740334 (hardback : alk. paper)
1598740342 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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