Asian Americans: Vulnerable Populations, Model Interventions, And Clarifying Agendas / Edition 1

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This book assists health care providers, researchers, educators, students, and policy makers who work with and for Asian American populations meet the increased demand for culturally competent health care and education. Chapters of this book focus on issues, needs, and assets of underserved, under-researched Asian American populations. Authors critically analyze interplay of culture, immigration, and social and political contexts in relation to the vulnerability of Asian American populations.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763722418
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 12/10/2002
  • Edition description: 1E
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 330
  • Product dimensions: 6.02 (w) x 9.02 (h) x 0.71 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword vii
Foreword ix
Preface xi
Contributors xxi
Part I Vulnerable Populations
1. Culture, Health, and Health Practices 3
2. Race-related Stressors and Psychological Trauma: Contributions of Asian American Vietnam Veterans 19
3. Environmental Health in Boston Chinatown 43
4. Asian Americans with Disabilities: Access to Education, Health Care, and Rehabilitation Services 69
5. Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Asian Americans and Their Families 89
6. Redefining "Asian American" Identity: Reflections on Differentiating Ethnic and Racial Identities for Asian American Individuals and Communities 105
Part II Model Interventions
7. S.O.S.--Shame, Obligation, Survival: Asian Americans and Domestic Violence 135
8. Learning to Build a Healthy Community: Youth Development for Street-Involved Cambodian American Young Women 171
9. Pedagogies of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Circles of Healing with Refugees and Veterans in Asian American Studies 197
10. Teaching Who Killed Vincent Chin?: 1991 and 2001 223
11. Diversity Imperative: Reflections on the Learning Needs of Asian American Nursing Students 233
Part III Clarifying Agendas
12. Response to Dementia-Related Illness: An Ethnographic Study in a Chinese American Community 253
13. Long-Term Care Delivery: Challenges 269
14. Improving Health for Older Asian Pacific Islander Americans 283
Index 317
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