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Working Papers:

ID Title Author
08/236 Government Leadership and ARV Provision in Developing Countries Nicoli Nattrass
08/231 The mental health of people living with HIV/AIDS in Africa: A systematic review René Brandt
08/227 Mutual Monitoring and HIV/AIDS: A case study of a Labour-Intensive SME Walter Lindop
08/225 Concurrent Sexual Partnerships and HIV Transmission in Khayelitsha, South Africa Timothy Mah
08/224 Is it all chaos, loss and disruption? The narratives of poor, HIV-infected South African women René Brandt
08/223 Microeconomic Perspectives on Risky Sexual Behaviour Peter Schwardmann
08/222 Transnational networks of influence in South African AIDS treatment activism Eduard Grebe
08/220 Sex, Poverty and HIV Nicoli Nattrass
08/219 Are Country Reputations for Good and Bad Leadership on AIDS Deserved?: An Exploratory Quantitative Analysis Nicoli Nattrass
08/218 Networks of influence: A theoretical review and proposed approach to AIDS treatment activism Eduard Grebe
08/217 A Cross-Country Analysis of the Determinants of Antiretroviral Drug Coverage Peter Schwardmann
08/215 Attitudes of HIV Positive Patients in South Africa to African Traditional Healers and their Practices Sumaya Mall
08/214 Official government justifications and public ARV provision: a comparison of Brazil, Thailand and South Africa Kerry Mauchline
08/213 AIDS and Heritage Management in South Africa: The Case of Traditional Male Circumcision Harriet Deacon
08/211 Shaming and blaming: Medical myths, traditional health practitioners and HIV/AIDS in South Africa Joanne Wreford
08/210 Involving traditional health practitioners in HIV/AIDS interventions: Lessons from the Western Cape Province Jo Wreford with Monika Esser and Stefan Hippler
08/209 Myths, Masks and Stark Realities: Traditional African Healers, HIV/AIDS Narratives and Patterns of HIV/AIDS Avoidance Joanne Wreford
08/208 Swimming in Confustion: A Qualitative Study of Factors Affecting Uptake and Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment in South Africa Elizabeth Mills
07/207 Is the Treatment Action Campaign Effective? A Literature Review Nadia Oshry
07/206 Examining AIDS-Related Adult Mortality in the Kwazulu-Natal Income Dynamics Surveys: Employment, Earnings and Direct Mortality Costs Alex Sienaert
07/205 Challenging Dominant Policy Paradigms of Care for Children Orphaned by AIDS: Dynamic Patterns of Care in Kwazulu-Natal, Republic of South Africa Caroline Kuo and Don Operario
07/192 Modelling the relationship between antiretroviral treatment and HIV prevention: The limits of Spectrum's AIDS Impact Model in a changing policy environment Nicoli Nattrass
07/188 Visual learning approaches to HIV/AIDS education Annabelle Wienand
07/185 Experiences and perceptions of HIV/AIDS-related stigma amongst people on antiretroviral treatment in Khayelitsha, South Africa Brendan Maughan-Brown
07/182 Encouraging deadly choices: AIDS pseudo-science in the media Nathan Geffen
07/180 The aura of silence: a psychosocial analysis of stigma amongst students working in the field of HIV and AIDS at the University of Cape Town Sara Cooper and Don Foster
06/179 The political economy of antiretroviral drugs Eduardo Bruera
06/178 AIDS, gender and access to antiretroviral treatment in South Africa Nicoli Nattrass
06/176 AIDS and the Scientific Governance of Medicine in South Africa Nicoli Nattrass
06/175 Gendering the therapeutic citizen: ARVs and reproductive health Lisa Ann Richey
06/174 The determinants of perceived health and labour force participation of people with HIV/AIDS in Khayelitsha, South Africa Celeste Coetzee and Ali Tasiran
06/172 The impact of HAART on the reproductive decision making process of HIV positive people in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Vezumuzi Ndlovu
06/171 Gender and reproductive decision-making among couples with HIV/AIDS in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Vezumuzi Ndlovu
06/170 Facilitating relationships between African traditional healing and western medicine in South Africa in the time of AIDS: a case study from the Western Cape Jo Thobeka Wreford with Stefan Hippler and Monika Esser
06/169 An evaluation of body mapping as a potential HIV/AIDS educational tool Annabelle Wienand
06/166 Does mental health matter for poor, HIV infected women/mothers in the era of HAART? René Brandt
06/165 Quantifying Stigma in the Adult Population of Cape Town Brendan Maughan-Brown
06/163 Why do People Disclose their HIV Status? Qualitative Evidence from a Group of Activist Women in Khayelitsha Colin Almeleh
06/161 Antiretroviral Treatment in the Western Cape: A Success Story facilitated by the Global Fund Trude Holm Naimak
06/158 South Africa's 'Rollout' of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy: A Critical Assessment Nicoli Nattrass
06/157 HIV Illness Meanings and Collaborative Healing Strategies in South Africa Elizabeth Mills
06/156 Ambiguities of 'Culture' and the Antiretroviral Rollout in South Africa Adam Ashforth and Nicoli Nattrass
06/153 Negotiating Healing: The Politics of Professionalisation amongst Traditional Healers in Kwazulu-Natal Annie Devenish
06/151 Who Consults Sangomas in Khayelitsha? An Exploratory Quantitative Analysis Nicoli Nattrass
06/150 Talking with the white: Sharing the experiences of white sangoma in contemporary South Africa Jo Wreford
06/149 Echoes of Lysenko: State-sponsored pseudo-science in South Africa Nathan Geffen
06/148 Improving the Efficiency of Monitoring Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy: A Case Study of the Introduction of Electronic Technologies in Gugulethu, South Africa Xanthe Wessels, Nicoli Nattrass and Ulrike Rivett
06/147 Disability and welfare in South Africa's era of unemployment and Aids Nicoli Nattrass
05/138 Negotiating relationships between biomedicine and sangoma: Fundamental misunderstandings, avoidable mistakes Jo Wreford
05/135 Maternal Well-Being, Childcare and Child Adjustment in the Context of HIV/AIDS: What does the Psychological Literature say? René Brandt
05/120 Coping with HIV/AIDS: A Case Study of the Psychological Experiences of Poor, HIV Positive Mothers and Women Caregivers on HAART René Brandt
05/117 An Exploratory Analysis of Cross-Country Access to Antiretroviral Treatment Nicoli Nattrass
05/110 ´´We are not Fresh´´: HIV-Positive Women talk of their Experience of living with their Spoiled Identity Poul Rohleder and Kerry Gibson
05/108 ´We can help!´ - A Literature Review of Current Practice involving Traditional African Healers in Biomedical HIV/AIDS Interventions in South Africa Jo Wreford
04/099 Social Security and HIV/AIDS: Assessing ´´Disability´´ in the Context of ARV Treatment Brett Simchowitz
04/096 The Longlife AIDS-Advocacy Intervention: An Exploration into Public Disclosure Colin Almeleh
04/094 Experiences of HIV/AIDS Diagnosis, Disclosure and Stigma in an Urban Informal Settlement in the Cape Peninsula: A Qualitative Exploration LaurenéKahn
04/088 Treatment for HIV/AIDS in the Workplace: A Case Study of a Mine in Botswana Fredah Medupe and Kathleen Collins
04/082 Trading-off Income and Health: AIDS and the Disability Grant in South Africa by Nicoli Nattrass Nicoli Nattrass
04/080 Men and ARVs: How does being a Man affect Access to Antiretroviral Therapy in South Africa? An Investigation among Xhosa-Speaking Men in Khayelitsha by Daniel Beck Daniel Beck
04/074 Measuring HIV/AIDS Stigma Brendan Maughan-Brown
04/071 Living on AIDS Treatment: A Socio-Economic Profile of Africans Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy in Khayelitsha, Cape Town Celeste Coetzee and Nicoli Nattrass
04/064 Body Perceptions of HIV and AIDS: The Memory Box Project Gioconda Vasquez
04/062 Mapping Bodies: Corporeal Erasure and Re-presentation in Anya Subotzky
03/053 Working with Ambivalence: Finding a Positive Identity for HIV/AIDS in South Africa Joanne Stein, Talya Soskolne, Kerry Gibson
03/052 Hiring Patterns, Firm-Level Dynamics and HIV/AIDS: A Case Study of Small Firms on the Cape Flats Celeste Coetzee
03/047 Sorrow Makes Children of Us All: A Literature Review on the Psycho-Social Impact of HIV/AIDS on Children Jo Stein
03/046 HIV/AIDS Stigma: The Latest Dirty Secret Jo Stein
03/042 Providing Antiretroviral Treatment for All Who Need it in South Africa Nicoli Nattrass and Nathan Geffen
03/040 Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy and Risky Sex: Is there a Link? Nicoli Nattrass
03/037 What´s News: Perspectives on HIV/AIDS advocacy in the South African Media Jo Stein
03/033 Moving Beyond the Margins: A Narrative Analysis of the Life Stories of Talia Soskolne
03/028 The Cost of HIV Prevention and Treatment Interventions in South Africa Nathan Geffen, Nicoli Nattrass and Chris Raubenheimer
02/025 Comparing Alternative Measures of Household Income: Evidence from Jolene Skordis and Matthew Welch
02/018 AIDS and Human Security in Southern Africa Nicoli Nattrass
02/014 Perceptions of and Attitudes to HIV/AIDS Among Young Adults at the Susan Levine and Fiona Ross
02/009 Youth, HIV/AIDS and the Importance of Sexual Culture and Context Suzanne Leclerc-Madlala
02/008 Beyond Informed Choice: Infant Feeding Dilemmas for Women in Low-Resource Communities of High HIV Prevalence Louise Kuhn
02/007 AIDS Growth and Distribution in South Africa Nicoli Nattrass
01/005 From the Coalface: A Study of the Response of a South African Colliery to the Threat of Aids Carolyn Kennedy
01/004 Paying to Waste Lives: The Affordability of Reducing Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in South Africa Jolene Skordis & Nicoli Nattrass
01/003 The Impact of HIV/AIDS on the Macro Market Environment Veni Naidu
01/002 How do the youth in two communities make decisions about using condoms? Donald Skinner
01/001 Ethics, Economics and AIDS Policy in South Africa Nicoli Nattrass

Other Publications:

ID Title Author
20071102.2 Mapping Our Lives Workshop Manual (Xhosa Version): Finding your way through Life, Society and HIV AIDS and Society Research Unit (ASRU)
20071102.1 Mapping Our Lives Workshop Manual AIDS and Society Research Unit (ASRU)
20071025.1 Research Report: Quantifying the Public Health Crisis in Khayelitsha: A Survey of Human Resources in the South African Public Health Sector Theodore Powers and Loredana Monte
20060401.1 Research Note: Attitudes of Health Care Professionals in South Africa to the use of Traditional Medicine by Patients on Antiretroviral Treatment Sumaya Mall
20050601.1 Pandemic Stories 4: The Use of Written Fiction based on HIV/AIDS in our Classrooms - an Effective Antidote Against 'HIV/AIDS Fatigue' Amongst Youth? Adhis Chetty
20050301.1 Regression Manual: A Practical Guide to Regression Analysis for Cross-Sectional Surveys using Stata Nicoli Nattrass
20041201.1 Research Summary: The Impact of Reduced Drug Prices on the Cost-Effectiveness of HAART in South Africa Nicoli Nattrass, Nathan Geffen
20040301.1 Map Manual: Mapping Workshop Manual. Finding your way through Life, Society and HIV Colin Almeleh
20030501.1 Pandemic Stories 3: Hope Zones and the Pandemic's Lullaby Jonathan Morgan
20030301.1 Pandemic Stories 2: Publish Your Life Jonathan Morgan
20020101.1 Pandemic Stories 1: Clutching onto Hope Nompumelelo Payi, Lamla Kete, Jonathan Morgan and Kylie Thomas

On the Bookshelf
Mortal Combat: AIDS Denialism and the Struggle for Antiretrovirals in South Africa by Nicoli Nattrass
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The Moral Economy of AIDS in South Africa by Nicoli Nattrass
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Nobody ever said AIDS. Stories & Poems from Southern Africa. Compiled and Edited by Nobantu Rasebotsa, Meg Samuelson and Kylie Thomas
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