What is Online Research?: Using the Internet for Social

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True to the encyclopedic form, many other entries are topical treatments or essays that discuss—at varying lengths, oftenwithexamplesandsometimeswithgraphics—the nature, the history, the application, and the implication of using a certain method. The Human Sciences Research Council is seeking to appoint a Voluntary Counseling and Testing Coordinator (VCT) for the study to test the effectiveness of VCT as an entry point for community-level changes in HIV incidence, risk behaviour, and stigma.

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Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic (December 6, 2011)

ISBN: 1849665249

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