Publisher description for Aids and accusation : Haiti and the geography of blame / Paul Farmer.
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Does the scientific "theory" that HIV came to North America from Haiti stem from underlying attitudes of racism and ethnocentrism in the United States rather than from hard evidence? Award-winning author and anthropologist-physician Paul Farmer answers with this, the first full-length ethnographic study of AIDS in a poor society. First published in 1992 this new edition has been updated and a new preface added.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
AIDS (Disease) -- Haiti.
Medical anthropology -- Haiti.