Essentials of Health, Culture, and Diversity

ISBN-10: 0763780456
ISBN-13: 9780763780456
Edition: 2013 (Revised)
Authors: Mark Edberg
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List price: $104.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 1/25/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 186
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

The term culture has increasingly been used in the discourse of public health, for example, with respect to issues of health disparities in the U.S., the development and implementation of ;culturally competent' or ;culturally appropriate' programs, and in many other ways. What exactly is culture, however?Published in partnership with the American Public Health Association, this newest offering in the Essential Public Health series examines what is meant by culture, the ways in which culture intersects with health issues, how pubic health efforts can benefit by understanding and working with cultural processes, and a brief selection of conceptual tools and research methods that are useful in identifying relationships between culture and health.Essentials of Health, Culture, and Diversity includes practical guidelines for incorporating cultural understanding in public health settings, and examples of programs where that has occurred.

Mark Edberg , Ph.D, M.A., is Associate Professor at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, with secondary appointments in the Department of Anthropology and the Elliott School of International Affairs. His work on this volume was conducted under his concurrent role as Director of Qualitative Research for Development Services Group, Inc. (DSG). He has directed or co-directed numerous research and intervention efforts focusing on at-risk youth, in both domestic and global contexts.

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