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  • ISBN: 9780134413310
  • ISBN: 0134413318
  • Physical Description: xix, 298 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Ninth edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Pearson, [2017]

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Subject: Transcultural medical care > United States.
Health attitudes > United States.
Transcultural nursing > United States.
Cultural Diversity.
Cultural Competency.
Health Status.
Delivery of Health Care.
Attitude to Health > ethnology.
Attitude of Health Personnel.

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Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness
Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness
by Spector, Rachael; Spector, Rachel
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Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Prefacep. xi
About the Authorp. xvii
Acknowledgmentsp. xviii
Unit ICultural Foundationsp. 1
        National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health Carep. 8
Chapter 1    Building Cultural and Linguistic Competencep. 3
        Cultural Carep. 12
        Acculturation Themesp. 25
        Cultural Competencep. 8
        Linguistic Competencep. 10
        Institutional Mandatesp. 11
Chapter 2    Cultural Heritage and Historyp. 17
        Heritage Consistencyp. 18
        Cultural Conflictsp. 26
        Cultural Phenomena Affecting Healthp. 29
Chapter 3    Diversityp. 34
        Census 2010 and 2014 Estimatesp. 36
        Immigrationp. 38
        Povertyp. 43
Chapter 4    Health and Illnessp. 48
        Healthp. 49
        Illnessp. 57
Unit IIHealth Domainsp. 67
        Healthp. 68
Chapter 5    HEALTH Traditionsp. 72
        Health and Illnessp. 74
        Health Traditions Modelp. 75
        Health Protectionp. 78
        Healthcare Choicesp. 86
        Folk Medicinep. 87
        Healthcare Philosophiesp. 88
Chapter 6    Healing Traditionsp. 97
        Healingp. 98
        Ancient Forms of Healingp. 100
        Religion and Healingp. 101
        Healing and Today's Beliefsp. 105
        Ancient Rituals Related to the Lifecyclep. 108
Chapter 7    Familial Health Traditionsp. 117
        Familial Health Traditionsp. 119
        Consciousness Raisingp. 123
Chapter 8    Health and Illness in Modern Healthcarep. 129
        The Healthcare Provider's Culturep. 130
        Healthcare Costsp. 132
        Trends in Development of the Healthcare Systemp. 136
        Common Problems in Healthcare Deliveryp. 138
        Pathways to Health Servicesp. 140
        Barriers to Healthcarep. 141
        Medicine as an Institution of Social Controlp. 142
Chapter 9    Health and Illness in the American Indian and Alaska Native Populationp. 150
        Backgroundp. 151
        Traditional Methods of Healingp. 155
        The Indian Health Service (IHS)p. 165
        Cultural and Communication Problemsp. 166
Chapter 10    Health and ILLNESS in the Asian Populationp. 171
        Backgroundp. 172
        Traditional Definitions of Health and Illnessp. 173
        Traditional Methods of Health Maintenance and Protectionp. 177
        Traditional Methods of Health Restorationp. 178
        Current Health Problemsp. 184
Chapter 11    Health and Illness in the Black Populationp. 190
        Backgroundp. 191
        Traditional Definitions of Health and Illnessp. 195
        Traditional Methods of Health Maintenance and Protectionp. 196
        Traditional Methods of Health Restorationp. 196
        Current Health Problemsp. 202
Chapter 12    Health and Illness in the Hispanic Populationsp. 213
Unit IIIHealth and Illness Panoramasp. 147
        Traditional Definitions of Health and Illnessp. 153
        Current Healthcare Problemsp. 160
        Backgroundp. 213
        Mexicansp. 214
        Current Health Problems in the Hispanic Populationp. 232
Chapter 13    Health and Illness in the White Populationsp. 237
        Backgroundp. 238
        German Americansp. 239
        Polish Americansp. 242
        Italian Americansp. 245
        Health Status of the White (Non-Hispanic) Populationp. 249
Chapter 14    Cultural Competencyp. 254
        Cultural Competencyp. 262
Appendix ASelected Key Terms Related to Cultural Diversity in Health and Illnessp. 265
Appendix BCultural Care Assessmentsp. 275
Appendix CCalendar: Cultural and Religious Holidays That Change Datesp. 281
Appendix DSelected Data Resourcesp. 284
Creditsp. 286
Indexp. 290

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