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Volume 14 Supplement 2

Bridging the social and the biomedical: engaging the social and political sciences in HIV research

Research

  1. Content type: Introduction

    This supplement to the Journal of the International AIDS Society focuses on the engagement of the social and political sciences within HIV research and, in particular, maintaining a productive relationship betwee...

    Authors: Susan C Kippax, Martin Holt and Samuel R Friedman

    Citation: Journal of the International AIDS Society 2011 14(Suppl 2):S1

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  2. Content type: Research

    Randomized controlled trials and critical social theory are known not to be happy bedfellows. Such trials are embedded in a positivist view of the world, seeking definitive answers to testable questions; criti...

    Authors: Catherine M Montgomery and Robert Pool

    Citation: Journal of the International AIDS Society 2011 14(Suppl 2):S4

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  3. Content type: Research

    Researchers have long recognized the importance of a central government’s political “commitment” in order to mount an effective response to HIV. The concept of political commitment remains ill-defined, however...

    Authors: Ashley M Fox, Allison B Goldberg, Radhika J Gore and Till Bärnighausen

    Citation: Journal of the International AIDS Society 2011 14(Suppl 2):S5

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  4. Content type: Research

    There exists no consistent explanation for why some countries are successful in combating HIV/AIDS and others are not, and we need such an explanation in order to design effective policies and programmes. Rese...

    Authors: Rachel Sullivan Robinson

    Citation: Journal of the International AIDS Society 2011 14(Suppl 2):S6

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  5. Content type: Research

    Research policy in the field of HIV has changed substantially in recent decades in Switzerland. Until 2004, social science research on HIV/AIDS was funded by specialized funding agencies. After 2004, funding o...

    Authors: Kathrin Frey and Daniel Kübler

    Citation: Journal of the International AIDS Society 2011 14(Suppl 2):S7

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