African American Women's Health And Social Issues / Edition 2 by Catherine Collins | 9780275980825 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
African American Women's Health And Social Issues / Edition 2
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African American Women's Health And Social Issues / Edition 2

by Catherine Collins
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275980820

ISBN-13: 9780275980825

Pub. Date: 07/30/2006

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Written by a team of experts that includes doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, and chemists, this handbook focuses on the diseases that pose the greatest threat to African American women today. Topics include African American women and heart disease, sickle cell, breast cancer, diabetes, HIV and AIDS, as well as mental illness. Social issues that affect

Overview

Written by a team of experts that includes doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, and chemists, this handbook focuses on the diseases that pose the greatest threat to African American women today. Topics include African American women and heart disease, sickle cell, breast cancer, diabetes, HIV and AIDS, as well as mental illness. Social issues that affect health are also examined, including poverty, homelessness, stress, racism, sexism, and treatment disparities. Two thirds of the chapters are all-new with fresh topics and information, and the remaining chapters have been completely updated.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275980825
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/30/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)

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