HUMAN DIGNITY AND HIV/AIDS

Johan Bouwer

Abstract


The HI virus speaks to people across national boundaries and evokes different reactions.  In this article an analysis is made of the place awarded to the notion of "human dignity" in the religion-HIV/AIDS discourse and differences in perspective on "human dignity" as possible grounding principle for this discourse in both African and Western contexts. ...

Keywords


Dignity; HIV/AIDS; Imago Dei; Imago Hominis

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.7833/95-0-1401

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ISSN 2305-445X (online); ISSN 0254-1807 (print)

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