Two new(ish) resources on medicine, and disability

Principles of Medicine in Africa – New (4th) Edition

This new edition by Sir Eldryd Parry and others is now available. Published by Cambridge University Press, it is available for 25 GBP for customers based in Africa.

It will be available through the TALC website or contact them by e-mail:

Thanks to the THET Bulletin for this information.

The African Journal of Disability aims to “introduce and discuss issues and experiences relating to and supporting the act of better understanding the interfaces between disability, poverty and practices of exclusion and marginalisation. Its articles yield new insight into established human development practices, evaluate new educational techniques and disability research, examine current cultural and social discrimination, and bring serious critical analysis to bear on problems shared across the African continent.” It is an Open Access journal.

Thanks to the E-Source Bulletin Feb. 2013 for this information.

Jean Shaw, Phi


About jgreigshaw

I work with Partnerships in Health Information which promotes partnership between libraries in Africa and the UK with an emphasis in African leadership. I have visited Kenya, Mali, Uganda and Zambia though Phi has contacts in many more African countries.
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