About the Author
SIMON DYSON is Principal Lecturer in Health Studies at De Montfort University. His Current research interests include social aspects of sickle cell/thalassemia
Table of Contents
Introduction.- PART 1: ETHNICITY AND HEALTH.- Sociological Theories of 'Race' and Ethnicity; J. Mulholland and S. Dyson.- The Health Status of Minority Ethnic Groups; S. Dyson and C.Smaje.- Ethnic inequalities in Mental Health; K.Iley and J. Nazroo.- Ethnic Monitoring and Healthcare; M. Johnson.- PART 2: ETHNICITY AND RACE.- Nursing, Culture and Competence; L. Culley.- Communication, Interpretation and Translation; H. bradby.- Midwives and Screening for Haemoglobin Disorders; S. Dyson.- Ethnicity and Palliative Care; Y. Gunaratnam.- Working with Families from Minority Ethnic Communities.- PART 3: NURSES FROM MINORITY ETHNIC GROUPS.- 'Race', Ethnicity and Nursing Careers; L. Culley and V. Mayor.- Carribean Nurses and Racism in the National Health Service; L. Culley, S. Dyson, S. ham-Ying and W. Young.- References Index.