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Journal of Primary Prevention

, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 97–104 | Cite as

Gender, Race and Economic Perspectives on the Social Epidemiology of HIV Infection: Implications for Prevention

  • Melissa J. Perry
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Abstract

This paper describes the impact of gender, race, and economics on the social epidemiology of AIDS.

gender race economics AIDS HIV 

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© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Melissa J. Perry
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  1. 1.Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral MedicineMedical College of WisconsinUSA

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