Ethnicity and Nursing Practice

Ethnicity and Nursing Practice

by Lorraine Culley, Simon Dyson


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333753316
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 07/17/2001
Series: Sociology and Nursing Practice
Edition description: 2001
Pages: 291
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

LORRAINE CULLEY is Reader in Health Studies at De Montfort University. Her current research interests include ethnicity and health, equal opportunities and infertility and health policy.

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.

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