AFRICAN JOURNAL OF AIDS RESEARCH
The African Journal of AIDS Research (AJAR) was established
by CADRE and NISC in July 2002. AJAR publishes papers
that make an original contribution to the understanding
of the social dimensions of HIV/AIDS research in African
contexts. AJAR includes articles from the disciplines
of sociology, demography, economics, epidemiology, psychology,
anthropology, media, health communication, cultural studies,
public health, nursing, social development and social
work. Papers relating to impact, care, prevention and
social planning as well as articles covering social theory
and the history and politics of HIV/AIDS will be considered
AJAR is published quarterly and is available by subscription and online through NISC.
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Volume 1 no.1
AJAR includes regular research and review articles of
5 000 to 10 000 words.
Papers submitted to AJAR are reviewed by two appropriately qualified and experienced
referees, ensure that all papers accepted for publication are methodologically
and conceptually sound, and that they make an original contributions to the
field. Papers will be accepted on the understanding that their contents have
not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. AJAR also provides
a context for publication of special conference editions of selected, peer-reviewed
papers and Special Editions on focused topics.
It will be of interest to SA authors that AJAR is an
accredited SAPSE journal.
The Editorial Board of AJAR represents a broad spectrum of disciplines, and
considerable experience in research and publication relating to HIV/AIDS in
African countries. For information on the editorial board click here
For further information or to submit papers to AJAR contact the Editorial Assistant