African-American Women with AIDS Term Paper by ResearchRiter
African-American Women with AIDS
An exploration of the self-concept and self-esteem among African-American women with HIV/AIDS.
# 121952 | 2,000 words | 14 sources | APA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Sociology (Welfare) , Women Studies (General) , Psychology (General) , African-American Studies (General)
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The paper presents a summary of the procedures and activities associated with an empirical study comparing self-concept among African-American women with and without HIV/AIDS. The paper explores the relationship between self-concept, self-esteem and HIV/AIDS. The paper also addresses the lack of treatment access for poor African-American women.
From the Paper:"The proposed research focuses on identifying levels of self-concept among African-American women either diagnosed with HIV/AIDs or believed, because of their socioeconomic and/or sociodemographic status, to be potentially at risk for the development of HIV/AIDS. The research literature strongly suggests that these factors combine to place African-American women at a heightened risk of developing this disease, and also asserts that this particular population represents the group with the fastest-growing incidence of this diagnosis in the United States."
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