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Title The children of Africa confront AIDS : from vulnerability to possibility / edited by Arvind Singhal and W. Stephen Howard.
Imprint Athens : Ohio University Press, [2003]

Series Ohio University research in international studies. Africa series ; no. 80.
Research in international studies. Africa series ; no. 80.
Subject AIDS (Disease) in children -- Africa.
Children of AIDS patients -- Africa.
Orphans -- Africa.
Alt Name Singhal, Arvind, 1962-
Howard, W. Stephen.
Description xvii, 265 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN 0896802329 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 52494916
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Foreword / Farid Esack 
 Preface and Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: The Possibilities of African Leadership / W. Stephen Howard1
1AIDS, Orphans, and the Future of Democracy in Africa / Amy S. Patterson13
2Civil Conflict, Sexual Violence, and HIV/AIDS: Challenges for Children in Sierra Leone / Marda Mustapha, Aiah A. Gbakima40
3The Vulnerability of Children and Orphaned Youth in Zimbabwe / Prisca Nemapare, D. Dow Tang51
4Reducing the Vulnerability of Africa's Children to HIV/AIDS / Michael J. Kelly59
5Understanding the Psychological and Emotional Needs of AIDS Orphans in Africa / Alicia Skinner Cook, Janet Julia Fritz, Rose Mwonya85
6Storytelling as a Psychological Intervention for AIDS Orphans in Africa / Yegan Pillay105
7HIV/AIDS, Children, and Sub-Saharan Africa: Dealing with Bereavement / Susan Fox, Warren Parker119
8For the Sake of the Children: Community-Based Youth Projects in Kenya / Kiragu Wambuii131
9Participatory HIV Intervention with Ghanaian Youth / Kwardua Vanderpuye, Janet Amegatcher149
10How Communities Help Families Cope with HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe / Gladys Mutangadura159
11Sara: A Role Model for African Girls Facing HIV/AIDS / Neill McKee, Mira Aghi, Rachel Carnegie, Nuzhat Shahzadi171
12The Treatment of AIDS in Soul Buddyz: A Multimedia Campaign for Children's Health in South Africa / Sue Goldstein, Shereen Usdin, Esca Scheepers, Aadielah Anderson, Garth Japhet193
13"HIV Is Gold, AIDS Is Platinum": Community Radio for Social Change / Tanja Bosch211
14Teaching Social Studies in Botswana in the Age of HIV/AIDS / Michael Bamidele Adeyemi219
15Communication Strategies for Confronting AIDS: Empowering the Children of Africa / Arvind Singhal230
 Notes on Contributors247
 Index of Names257
 Index of Subjects259

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