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July SIRS Spotlights

Para el mes de Noviembre, te recomendamos utilizar SIRS para aprender más sobre los orígenes del Día de Gracias que sin falta se celebra en la cultura estadounidense.


SIRS RESEARCHER

Tema del mes: Tópico Nacional de Debate en Preparatorias.
El gobierno federal de los Estados Unidos debería establecer una política que incremente el número de personas en los programas de servicios tales como: AmeriCorps, Citizen Corps, Senior Corps, Peace Corps, Learn and Serve America, Armed Forces.

Te invitamos a utilizar esta base de datos para conocer más.

Algunos artículos recomendados son:

The case for the draft

A Nation for Servants

The Draft

Edith Wharton

National Service


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SIRS Renaissance

Ecología, las artes y las humanidades en este mes:

Eco-Friendly Homes Multiply Across U.S.

Ansel Adams: The Role of the Artist in the Environmental Movement

Marjory Stoneman Douglas, 1890-1998: 'Voice of the River'


Read more articles from the SIRS Researcher Spotlight of the Month.



SKS WebSelect

SIDA: Conceptos básicos, Efectos y Vigilancia.

Sitios recomendados:

AIDS Info: This site offers "the latest federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines for consumers and health care providers." (DHHS) Because this site focuses on treatments, it is somewhat technical in nature.

Descriptors: AIDS (Disease), AIDS (Disease), Treatment, HIV (Viruses), Spotlight on AIDS.

Positive Lives: "HIV/AIDS is a misunderstood disease, surrounded by fears, misinformation, prejudices and enormous uncertainties. People living with HIV/AIDS are often living with isolation and antagonism. Through the stories of individuals and those close to them, the Positive Lives images inspire action and understanding across the globe and challenge the prejudices surrounding HIV/AIDS." (NETWORK PHOTOGRAPHERS) Click on Stories to view the photo exhibition of those living with HIV/AIDS in different parts of the world.

Descriptors: AIDS (Disease), AIDS (Disease), Patients

World AIDS Country by Country: HIV/AIDS Surveillance Database: "Globally, 36.1 million adults and children were living with HIV/AIDS at the end of 2000." (HIV INSITE) This site provides statistical overviews "for each region, including the adult HIV prevalence rate in 2000, estimated number of adults and children living with HIV/AIDS at the end of 2000, percent of infected adults who were women, number of adults and children newly infected with HIV during 2000, and adult and child deaths due to HIV/AIDS during 2000."

Descriptors: AIDS (Disease), AIDS (Disease) and children, AIDS (Disease) and women, HIV (Viruses), Spotlight on AIDS, Spotlight on Infectious Diseases


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