AFRICA


July  2001
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


South Africa - Health 
South Africa - History 


South Africa - Health 


 Books

Inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply endorsement by the Air University Library or the United States Air Force.  All sites last accessed 25  November 2001.

Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

South Africa Yearbook 2000/2001, edited by Delien Burger. 7th ed. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communication and Information System, 2000. 576 p.
Also available online at: http://www.gcis.gov.za
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2000/2001

 Periodicals

AIDS Heretic. New Internationalist No.331:14-16 January-February 2001.
President Mbeki and AIDS in South Africa.

Ankomah, Baffour. Victory for AIDS Dissidents. New African No.396:12 May 2001.
President Mbeki's Presidential Advisory Panel on AIDS releases its report.

Bassett, Mary. The Pursuit of Equity in Health: Reflections on Race and Public Health Data in Southern Africa. American Journal of Public Health 90:1690-1693 November 2000.

Boateng, Osei. The Slaying of the Orthodox. New African No.397:20-24 June 2001.
Ten experiments on AIDS and HIV to begin.

Bollag, Burton. Researchers Seek a Breakthrough from Study of Prostitutes Who Are Immune to HIV. Chronicle of Higher Education 46:A19-A20 August 11, 2000.

Campbel, Catherine and Williams, Brian. Briefing: Riding the Tiger: Contextualizing HIV Prevention in South Africa. African Affairs 100:135-140 January 2001.

Cheery, Michael. Mbeki Agrees to Step Back from AIDS Debate. Nature 407:822 October 19, 2000.

Cheery, Michael. Report Fudges Issue as South Africa Fights on Against HIV. Nature 410:730 April 12, 2001.

Cheery, Michael. Researchers Probe the Link Between Virus and AIDS. Nature 410:730 April 12, 2001.

Cheery, Michael. South Africa May Keep Door Closed to Generic AIDS Drugs. Nature 410:1013 April 26, 2001.

Christie, Huw. Mbeki on AIDS: Grace and Folly. World Press Review 47:42-43 September 2000.

Christie, Huw. Suspend All HIV Testing...Mbeki Expert Panel Recommends. New African No.388:14-16 September 2000.

Clinton, William J. Satellite Remarks and a Question-and-Answer Session with Team Harmony Rally VII. Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 36:2979 December 11, 2000.
Includes a question about AIDS in South Africa.

Commey, Pusch. AIDS: Judgment Day on the 13th. New African No.388:16-18 September 2000.
Reports on the 13th International AIDS Conference held in Durban.

Commey, Pusch. The Drug Companies Vs the People. New African No.395:15 April 2001.

Commey, Pusch. Stormy Days Ahead for HIV. New African No.394:8-9 March 2001.
40 pharmaceutical companies join in a suit against the South African government.

Crewe, Mary. South Africa: Touched by the Vengeance of AIDS Responses to the South African Epidemic. South African Journal of International Affairs 7:23-37 Winter 2000.

Day, Michael. Home Truths: As HIV Continues to Ravage South Africa, It Seems the Authorities There Can't Deny Reality any Longer. New Scientist 168:13 November 9, 2000.

Dealing with HIV/AIDS in the Department of Defense. SALUT 7:20-21 September 2000.

Drug Firms Drop South African AIDS Case. West Africa No.4273:25 April 30, 2001.

Drug Firms Dropped Suit Against Law for Cheaper Medicines in S. Africa. Jet 99:40 May 14, 2001.

Farmer, Paul. AIDS Heretic. New Internationalist No.331:14-16 January-February 2001.
President Mbeki and AIDS in South Africa.

The Fight Against Cholera. SALUT 7:20-21 December 2000.

Gevisser, Mark. AIDS: The New Apartheid. Nation 272:5-6 May 14, 2001.
Discusses political activism for AIDS in South Africa.

Haffajee, Ferial. TRIPS-Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights. New Internationalist No.334:20-21 May 2001.
Debate between South Africa and pharmaceutical companies.

Harrison, Rosalind. A Tale of Two AIDS Conferences. New African No.391:32 December 2000.
"Compares and contrasts the 'People's AIDS Conference' held at Nkozi, Uganda, in August and the 'pharmaceutical companies' AIDS conference' held in Durban, South Africa, in July."

Health Status as a Strategic Issue: The Concept of the Soldier Who Is Fit in All Respects, Must Continuously Be Promoted. SALUT 7:12-15 November 2000.

Hlubi, Dennis. The New Surgeon General: A Man Who Is Committed to Change Tackles HIV/AIDS and the Controversial Project Coast. SALUT 7:19-21 December 2000.

Hodgkinson, Neville. 'Eight Years Ago, I Went Through the Same Experience as Mbeki.' New African No.391:28-30 December 2000.
President Mbeki's controversial stance on HIV and AIDS.

Hurst, Lynda. AIDS: South Africa's Trial and Tragedy. World Press Review 48:6-9 June 2001.

Jacobs, Sean. AIDS: The Biggest Issue. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:26-27 August 2000.
"The international AIDS conference in Durban highlighted horrific impact of the epidemic on Africa but failed to clear up the confusion over the South African president's pronouncements on the subject."

Karim, Quarraisha A. Trends in HIV/Aids Infection: Beyond Current Statistics. South African Journal of International Affairs 7:1-21 Winter 2000.
Includes section on AIDS in South Africa.

Lok, Corrie. Blood Product from Cattle Wins Approval for Use in Humans. Nature 410:855 April 19, 2001.
"An animal-derived blood substitute has been approved for use in humans in South Africa."

Maharaj, Pranitha. Male Attitudes to Family Planning in the Era of HIV/AIDS: Evidence from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Journal of Southern African Studies 27:245-257 June 2001.

Marching in Pretoria. Maclean's 114:44 March 19, 2001.
Demonstrations against drug companies profiting from AIDS.

Marcus, Schivute. Condom Availability and Use in the Military Population. SALUT 7:22-23 September 2000.

Mbeki: What Is the AIDS Test Testing? New African No.397:18-20 June 2001.
Interview of President Mbeki.

Mwamwenda, Tuntufye S. and Jadezweni, Morris M. AIDS Awareness among South African Students. Psychological Reports 87:346 August 2000.

Next Steps against AIDS. Nature 410:1009 April 26, 2001.
"The South African government at last has an opportunity to fight AIDS with drugs and reduced prices without fear of legal action. The country has the capacity to make significant progress. The government should make use of it."

Owen, Ken. AIDS in the Madhouse. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:16-17 November 2000.
"The AIDS epidemic has suddenly overwhelmed all else. As an issue, it dominates the national agenda; as a fact, it threatens every other endeavor of this young democracy."

Owen, Ken. Death of a Civil Servant. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:25-26 December 2000.
"The AIDS-related death of President Mbeki's spin-doctor has sparked off bitter controversy."

Peltzer, Karl. Knowledge and Attitudes about HIV/AIDS of a Sample of School Teachers in South Africa. Psychological Reports 87:1065-1066 December 2000.

Peltzer, Karl and Cherian, Lily. Substance Use among Urban and Rural Secondary School Pupils in South Africa. Psychological Reports 87:582-584 October 2000.

The Plague. Economist 358:54-55 March 24, 2001.
The AIDS epidemic in South Africa.

Search for the Origin of HIV and AIDS. Science 289:1140 August 18, 2000.
Investigates the origin of HIV in South Africa.

Smith, Charlene. The Power of Love. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:29-30 July 2001.
Discusses Nkosi Johnson who died as a child with AIDS.

Smith, Charlene. The Season of Blame. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:29-31 May 2001.
Discusses fighting AIDS, including the drug companies fight with South Africa.

Stillwaggon, Eileen. AIDS and Poverty in Africa. Nation 272:22-25 May 21, 2001.

Van der Heide, Lolke. Cholera: Preying on Poor and Weak. World Press Review 48:13-14 June 2001.
Cholera in South Africa.

Van der Vliet, Virginia. AIDS: Losing "The New Struggle"? Daedalus 130:151-184 Winter 2001.

The War over Drugs and Patents. Economist 358:43 March 10, 2001.
"Although the legal battle in South Africa has been postponed, the war over providing cheap drugs for the poor goes on."


South Africa - History 


Books

Inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply endorsement by the Air University Library or the United States Air Force.  All sites last accessed 25  November 2001.

Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

Africa 2001, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 36th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2001. 273 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 36th ed 2001

Africa South of the Sahara 2001. 30th ed. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 1279 p.
For most countries includes: physical and social geography, history, economy, statistical survey, directory and bibliography.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 30th ed 2001

Davenport, T. R. H. and Saunders, Christopher. South Africa: A Modern History. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 807 p.
Book call no.: 968 D247s 2000

Gandhi and South Africa: Principles and Politics, edited by Judith M. Brown and Martin Prozesky. New York, St. Martin's Press, 1996. 131 p.
Book call no.: 968.04 G195

Kessel, Ineke van. "Beyond Our Wildest Dreams": The United Democratic Front and the Transformation of South Africa. Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia, 2000. 367 p. (Reconsiderations in Southern African History)
Book call no.: 968.063 K42b

Laband, John and Thompson, Paul. The Illustrated Guide to the Anglo-Zulu War. Scottsville, South Africa, University of Natal Press, 2000. 201 p.
Book call no.: 968.4045 L112i

Namibia under South African Rule: Mobility & Containment 1915-46, edited by Patricia Hayes and others. Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 1998. 330 p.
Book call no.: 968.8103 N1741

Nasson, Bill. The South African War 1899-1902. New York, Oxford University Press, 1999. 304 p.
Book call no.: 968.048 N268s

Ross, Robert. A Concise History of South Africa. New York, Cambridge University Press, 1999. 219 p. (Cambridge Concise Histories)
Book call no.: 968 R825c

Sanders, James. South Africa and the International Media 1972-1979: A Struggle for Representation. Portland, OR, Frank Cass, 2000. 270 p.
Book call no.: 070.449968 S215s

South Africa Yearbook 2000/2001, edited by Delien Burger. 7th ed. Pretoria, South Africa, Government Communication and Information System, 2000. 576 p.
Also available online at: http://www.gcis.gov.za
Book call no.: R 916.8 S7264 2000/2001

 Periodicals

Evans, Nicholas R. H. Boer War Tactics Re-Examined. RUSI Journal 145:71-76 August 2000.

Holt, Peter. To Revive Boer Fortunes, Jan Christiaan Smuts Lead an Audacious Raid Deep into British-Held Cape Colony. Military History 18:72+ August 2001.

John, Nerys. The Campaign Against British Bank Involvement in Apartheid South Africa. African Affairs 99:415-433 July 2000.

Ntloedibe, Llias L. The Need to Rewrite South African History. New African No.394:30-31 March 2001.

Porter, Andrew. The South African War and the Historians. African Affairs 99:633-648 October 2000.

Rattray, David. Beyond the Call of Duty. Spectator 286:34-35 March 24, 2001.
Historic look at the fighting between the British and the Zulu.


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