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Rethinking Ethnicity and Health Care

A Sociocultural Perspective
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  • English

C.C. Thomas
Health Care Delivery, General, Cross-Cultural Psychology, Sociology Of Medicine, Medical / Nursing, Ethnic groups, Health and hygiene, Medical care, Minorities, Social aspects, Me
ContributionsGrace Xueqin Ma (Editor), George Henderson (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9380863M
ISBN 100398069565
ISBN 139780398069568

Rethinking Ethnicity and Health Care: A Sociocultural Perspective: Medicine & Health Science Books @ mat: Paperback. The first edition of Rethinking Ethnicity quickly established itself as a popular text for students of ethnicity and ethnic relations.

This fully revised and updated second edition adds new material on globalization and the recent debates about whether ethnicity matters and ethnic groups actually : Paperback.

This book is not for these or for any other clinicians. The emphasis of the book is not on “ethnicity,” a term the authors use as also meaning racial or cultural characteristics, or health care, inasmuch as there are no practical proposals to solve the problems that affect by: 2.

Rethinking Ethnicity and Health Care: A Sociocultural Perspective Article (PDF Available) in Public Health Reports (5) January with 30 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Race, ethnicity and health-care This paper offers a critical commentary on the essentialist concept of ethnicity, which, it is argued, underpins the discourse of transcultural health-care.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxii, pages ; 26 cm: Contents: pt. 1, Sociocultural dimensions of health care: Ethnicity and health care / Grace Zuequin Ma and George Henderson ; Race in the health of America / David Williams, Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, and Rueben Warren ; U.S.

minority populations health insurance and. This book will offer my students an excellent resource when they need to explore the concept of ethnicity in more detail. It has a certain self-reflexivity (eg.

giving quite a bit of weight to how the notion of ethnicity has emerged and is debated in scholarship) which is important but may lose some students who are new to the area and need a more introductory text, so I would include this on.

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A Sociocultural Perspective. Author: Grace Xueqin Ma,George Henderson. Publisher: Charles C Thomas Pub Limited. The book provides a historical and political context for the study of health, race, and ethnicity, with key findings on disparities in access, use, and quality.

This volume also examines the role of health care providers in health disparities and discusses the issue of matching patients and doctors by race/5(8). Race, Ethnicity and Health, Second Edition, is a new and critical selection of hallmark articles that address health disparities in America.

It effectively documents the need for equal treatment and equal health status for minorities. Intended as a resource for faculty and students in public health as well as the social sciences, it will be also be valuable to public health administrators and. Racial and ethnic minorities may face challenges in having access to medical care in the United States.

When they receive it, their care may not be equivalent to that for other groups. Why this is so, however, is a complex issue involving not only possible differences in ability to pay and provider behavior, but also in such factors as patient preferences, differential treatment by providers.

(shelved 1 time as health-care-reform) avg rating — ratings — published Want to Read saving. Rethinking Health Care: Innovation and Change in America. By Max Heirich. chapter seeks to understand how that happened and to identify the kinds of organizational relationships that give the health-care industry its current dynamic.

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Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Although much information on health care comes from health care organizations (HCOs) (hospitals, health plans, and medical groups), data on race, ethnicity, and language are often not available or are incomplete (Ver Ploeg and Perrin ).

In this paper, we focus on the collection of race, ethnicity, and language data by HCOs. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the. The United States Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health defines culture as “integrated patterns of human behavior that include the language, thoughts, communications, actions, customs, beliefs, values, and institutions of racial, ethnic, religious, or social groups.” 13 Culture in the context of health behavior Cited by: Rethinking the College Mental Health Crisis services have long been separated from health care and educational service delivery.Winner of the Next Generation Indie Book Awards.

Social class, race and ethnicity, and gender all influence the quality of health in the United States.

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Health problems are more common among people from low-income backgrounds and among people of color. Women are more likely than men to have health problems that are not life threatening.

The first edition of Rethinking Ethnicity quickly established itself as a popular text for students of ethnicity and ethnic relations. This fully revised and updated second edition adds new material on globalization and the recent debates about whether ethnicity matters and ethnic groups actually exist.

In this often-cited and somewhat controversial book chapter by Jennifer Martin (Mental health: rethinking practices with women) she expresses great concern for the biological explanations of mental health which have the tendency to lay undue emphasis on the female reproductive biology that supposedly leads to a predisposition to mental illness.

Race, Ethnicity and Health, Second Edition, is a new and critical selection of hallmark articles that address health disparities in America. It effectively documents the need for equal treatment and equal health status for minorities. Intended as a resource for faculty and students in public health as well as the social sciences, it will be also be valuable to public health administrators and Brand: Wiley.

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Cultural Consultation: Encountering the Other in Mental Health Care is edited by Laurence Kirmayer, Jaswant Guzder, and Cécile Rousseau and is published by Springer.

Cultural diversity is a global challenge for mental health services. Key Facts on Health and Health Care by Race and Ethnicity 1 Disparities in health and health care remain a persistent challenge in the United States.

Disparities not only result in inequities but also limit continued improvement in quality of care and population health and result in unnecessary health care. ‘Rethinking ethnicity: identity, categorization and power’, Ethnic and Racial Studies, 17 (): – [5].

‘Nations and nationalisms: towards more open models’, Nations and Nationalism, 1 (): – London, Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism [10]. SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library.

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Race itself is not a robust biological category; expert literature argues that racial categories are social constructions, defined by region-specific cultural and historical ideas rather than inherent biological characteristics.

1–3 Genetic studies demonstrate that % of. Ethnic Groups and Boundaries: The Social Organization of Culture Difference - Ebook written by Fredrik Barth. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Ethnic Groups and Boundaries: The Social Organization of Culture Difference.5/5(1). We learned to engage in deconstruction of the discursive practices of health and health care as they pertain to culture and, led by scholars in the Māori tradition of Aotearoa (New Zealand), we began to learn about ‘cultural safety’ as an authentic commitment to listening and learning about one another in a manner that allows for trust Cited by: 1.

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The book provides a historical and political context for the study of health, race, and ethnicity, with key findings on disparities in access, use, and quality/5(17).Race, Ethnicity and Health, Second Edition, is a new and critical selection of hallmark articles that address health disparities in America.

It effectively documents the need for equal treatment and equal health status for minorities. Intended as a resource for faculty and students in public health as well as the social sciences, it will be also be valuable to public health administrators and Brand: Wiley.