Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness / Edition 6

Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness / Edition 6

by Rachel E. Spector
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130493791

ISBN-13: 9780130493798

Pub. Date: 07/23/2003

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The sixth edition of this best-selling resource continues to teach nursing, health professions, medical and social science readers the importance of cultural competence and cultural awareness in the health care industry. The new edition will include revised organization to create a better flow of content, new content on gererational differences,

Overview

The sixth edition of this best-selling resource continues to teach nursing, health professions, medical and social science readers the importance of cultural competence and cultural awareness in the health care industry. The new edition will include revised organization to create a better flow of content, new content on gererational differences, updated chapter on health care delivery system, updated illustrations and tables and MediaLink icons. For undergraduate and graduate courses in patient care and basic health related profession programs, as well as medical, social work, and other health disciplines.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130493798
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/23/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.94(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

I. CULTURAL FOUNDATIONS.

 1. Cultural Heritage and History.

 2. Diversity: Demographic, Immigration, and Poverty.

 3. Health and Illness.

II. HEALTH DOMAINS.

 4. HEALTH Traditions.

 5. HEALING Traditions.

 6. Familial HEALTH Traditions.

 7. Health Care Delivery and Issues.

III. HEALTH AND ILLNESS PANORAMAS.

 8. HEALTH and ILLNESS in the American Indian and Alaska, Native Population.

 9. HEALTH and ILLNESS in the Asian Population.

10. HEALTH and ILLNESS in the Black Population.

11. HEALTH and ILLNESS in the Hispanic Population.

12. HEALTH and ILLNESS in the White Population.

Epilogue.

Appendix I: Selected Key Terms Related to Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness.

Appendix II: Suggested Course Outline.

Appendix III: Suggested Course Activities.

Appendix IV: Heritage Assessment Tool.

Appendix V: Quick Guide for CulturalCare.

Appendix VI: Data Resources.

Appendix VII: Networks: Selected Health-Related Organizations.

Appendix VIII: Folklife Centers.

Bibliography.

Index.

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