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Title Negotiating pharmaceutical uncertainty : women's agency in a South African HIV prevention trial / Eirik Saethre and Jonathan Stadler.
Imprint Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, [2017]


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Description 1 online resource (viii, 245 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 04, 2018).
Subject Women -- Sexual behavior -- South Africa.
Clinical trials -- Social aspects -- South Africa.
Human experimentation in medicine -- South Africa.
Drugs -- Testing.
HIV infections -- Prevention.
Biotechnology -- Research.
HIV Infections -- prevention & control.
Clinical Trials as Topic -- psychology.
Research Subjects -- psychology.
Women -- psychology.
Personal Autonomy.
Sexual Behavior.
South Africa.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Infested natives and empowering biotechnologies -- Testing hope -- Recruiting meaning -- Libidinous sociality -- Experiencing efficacy -- The biotechnical salvation of a failed pharmaceutical.
Summary "Contrasting the development of innovative biomedical technologies with the everyday lives of female South African clinical trial participants, Negotiating Pharmaceutical Uncertainty illustrates how the uncertainty of transnational medical research unintentionally fosters women's control over their health, sexuality, and sociality"--Provided by publisher.
Other Author Stadler, Jonathan, author.
Other Title Print version: Saethre, Eirik. Negotiating pharmaceutical uncertainty. Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2017 9780826521392