Daedalus: Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1852 - Science - 254 pages
A series of articles concerning various aspects of AIDS and the dilemmas it poses for U.S. society, culture, and government are presented, in this theme issue, e.g., "Introduction to the Issue" (K. Keniston); "Prospects for the Medical Control of the AIDS Epidemic" (W. Haseltine); "Social Policy: AIDS and Intravenous Drug Use" (N. Zinberg); "Disease and Desire" (J. Gagnon); "AIDS, Privacy, and Responsibility" (R. Bayer); "AIDS and Law" (M. Kirby); "Public Health and the Politics of AIDS Prevention" (J. Osborn); "AIDS, Blood Banking, and the Bonds of Community" (H. Sapolsky); "AIDS in Africa: Diversity in the Global Pandemic" (B. de Zalduondo; And Others); "AIDS in Blackface" (H. Dalton); and "AIDS Prevention through Effective Education" (D. Ostrow). (DB)
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Page 232 - Reports from the Secretary of the Treasury, of scientific investigations in relation to sugar and hydrometers, made, under the superintendence of Prof.
Page 183 - A mixture of hydrogen (an inflammable gas) with oxygen (an ingredient of atmospheric air), in the proportion of two volumes of the former to one of the latter...
Page 157 - Catalogus Systematicus ad Cramerum, auctore Henrici Verloren ; ' by the Author. ' Memoires de la Societe de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Geneve,
Page 272 - It was voted that a committee of five be appointed by the Chair to promote and co-operate in the development of printed catalog cards In relation with international arrangements.
Page 156 - A Eulogy on the Life and Character of John Quincy Adams, delivered at the Request of the Legislature of Massachusetts, in Faneuil Hall, April 15, 1848.
Page 283 - Observations on Days of Unusual Magnetic Disturbance, made at the British Colonial Magnetic Observatories under the Departments of the Ordnance and Admiralty, printed by the British Government under the Superintendence of Lieut.-Col.
Page 280 - Read before the Association of Medical Superintendents of American Institutions for the Insane, at Boston, June, 1850.
Page 234 - Report of the Select Committee of the Legislature of 1849, on the Publication of the Natural History of the State of New York.
Page 140 - Similar phenomena occur on several of the Swiss lakes. Professor Mather, who observed the barometer at Copper Harbour during one of these fluctuations, remarks : — " As a general thing, fluctuations in the barometer accompanied fluctuations in the level of the water ; but sometimes the water-level varied rapidly in the harbour while no such variations occurred in the barometer at the place of observation." As a general rule, these variations in the water-level indicate the approach of a storm,...