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Essentials Of Health, Culture, And Diversity / Edition 1

Essentials Of Health, Culture, And Diversity / Edition 1

by Mark Edberg


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Essentials Of Health, Culture, And Diversity / Edition 1

Section1 Culture and the Human Condition - An Introduction
Chapter1 There is Health, and There is Health: An Introductory Conversation about Health from Different Cultural Perspectives.
Chapter2 The Starting Point: Defining Culture, Defining Health
Section2 Tools and Perspectives for Understanding the Relationship between Culture and Health
Chapter3 Ethnomedicine: Cultural Health Systems of Related Knowledge and Practice
Chapter4 Ethnomedicine II - Cultural Systems of Psychology, Mental and Emotional Health
Chapter5 The Moral Dimension - The Relationship of Etiology to Morality (and Stigma) in Cultural Beliefs and Practices Related to Health
Chapter6 Culture, Healers, and the Institutions of Health
Chapter7 Socio-Cultural Ecologies of Disease and Illness: The Creation of Vulnerability
Chapter8 Culture, Subculture and Constructions of Health Risk
Section3 Applying Concepts of Cultural Diversity to Health Promotion
Chapter9 The Dimensions of Culture and a Sampling of Current Public Health Challenges
Chapter10 Research Strategies to Help Identify Cultural Factors: A Brief Primer
Chapter11 Incorporating Cultural Knowledge in Public Health Interventions: Selected Examples
Chapter12 Wrapping Up: Cultural Competence in Public Health

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780763780456
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date: 01/25/2012
Pages: 186
Sales rank: 97,774
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

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Associate Professor, The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health

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