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AIDS risk among tourists

AIDS risk among tourists

a study on Japanese female tourists in Thailand

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Published by Institute of Population and Social Research, Mahidol University in [Nakhon Pathom] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand,
  • Phūket (Province),
  • Japan.,
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Thailand -- Phūket (Province),
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Japan.,
    • Women -- Japan -- Sexual behavior.,
    • Women -- Japan -- Health and hygiene.,
    • Women travelers -- Thailand -- Phūket (Province) -- Sexual behavior.,
    • Tourism -- Thailand -- Phūket (Province)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSairudee Vorakitphokatorn ... [et al].
      SeriesIPSR publication ;, no. 195
      ContributionsSairudee Vorakitphokatorn, 1950-, Mahāwitthayālai Mahidon. Sathāban Wičhai Prachākō̜n læ Sangkhom.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 A37624 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. ;
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL958315M
      ISBN 109745882224
      LC Control Number95944617


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