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Title Promoting health in multicultural populations : a handbook for practitioners / [edited by] Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline.
Imprint Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1999]
©1999

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RA448.4 .P76 1999    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RA448.4 .P76 1999    AVAILABLE  
Subject Minorities -- Medical care -- United States.
Health promotion -- United States.
Transcultural medical care -- United States.
Ethnic Groups.
Health Promotion.
Cultural Diversity.
Minority Groups.
United States.
Alt Name Huff, Robert M.
Kline, Michael V.
Description xvii, 554 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Health promotion in the context of culture -- Cross-cultural concepts of health and disease -- Models, theories, and principles of health promotion with multicultural populations -- Planning health promotion and disease prevention programs in multicultural populations -- Tips for the practitioner -- Hispanic/Latino health and disease: an overview -- Health promotion in Latino populations: a sociocultural model for program planning, development, and evaluation -- Community-level diabetes control in a Texas barrio: a case study -- Tips for working with Hispanic populations -- Promoting health among Black American populations: an overview -- Health promotion planning in African American communities -- Promoting health in African American populations: a case study -- Tips for working with African American populations -- American Indian and Alaska native populations in the United States: an overview -- Assessment, program planning, and evaluation in Indian country: toward a postcolonial practice -- Traditional approaches to health care among American Indians and Alaska natives: a case study -- Tips for working with American Indian and Alaska native populations -- Asian American health and disease -- Assessing needs and planning, implementing, and evaluating, health promotion and disease prevention programs among Asian American population groups -- Pacific Islander health and disease: ana overview -- Health promotion planning in Pacific Islander population groups -- Promoting health in Pacific Islander populations: case studies -- Tips for working with Pacific Islander populations.
ISBN 0761901825 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0761901833 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC # 39399432
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Lawrence Green 
 Acknowledgments 
 Preface 
Pt. 1Foundations 
 1Health Promotion in the Context of Culture / Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline3
 2Cross-Cultural Concepts of Health and Disease / Robert M. Huff23
 3Models, Theories, and Principles of Health Promotion With Multicultural Populations / C. James Frankish, Chris Y. Lovato, William J. Shannon41
 4Planning Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Programs in Multicultural Populations / Michael V. Kline73
 5Tips for the Practitioner / Michael V. Kline, Robert M. Huff103
Pt. 2Hispanic/Latino Populations 
 6Hispanic/Latino Health and Disease: An Overview / Lucina Suarez, Amelie G. Ramirez115
 7Health Promotion in Latino Populations: A Sociocultural Model for Program Planning, Development, and Evaluation / Felipe G. Castro, Marya K. Cota, Santos C. Vega137
 8Community-Level Diabetes Control in a Texas Barrio: A Case Study / Amelic G. Ramirez, Roberto Villarreal, Patricia Chalela169
 9Tips for Working With Hispanic Populations / Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline189
Pt. 3African American Populations 
 10Promoting Health Among Black American Populations: An Overview / Joyce W. Hopp, Patti Herring201
 11Health Promotion Planning in African American Communities / Mary Ashley223
 12Promoting Health in African American Populations: A Case Study / Gina M. Wingood241
 13Tips for Working With African American Populations / Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline259
Pt. 4American Indian and Alaska Native Populations 
 14American Indian and Alaska Native Populations in the United States: An Overview / Felicia Schanche Hodge, Larri Fredericks269
 15Assessment, Program Planning, and Evaluation in Indian Country: Toward a Postcolonial Practice / Bonnie M. Duran, Eduardo E. Duran291
 16Traditional Approaches to Health Care Among American Indians and Alaska Natives: A Case Study / Larri Fredericks, Felicia Schanche Hodge313
 17Tips for Working With American Indian and Alaska Native Populations / Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline327
Pt. 5Asian American Populations 
 18Asian American Health and Disease: An Overview of the Issues / Jillian Inouye337
 19Assessing Needs and Planning, Implementing, and Evaluating Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Programs Among Asian American Population Groups / June Gutierrez English, Anh Le357
 20Promoting Health Among Asian American Population Groups: A Case Study From the Field / Dianne N. Ishida375
 21Tips for Working With Asian American Populations / Michael V. Kline, Robert M. Huff383
Pt. 6Pacific Islander Populations 
 22Pacific Islander Health and Disease: An Overview / John Casken397
 23Health Promotion Planning in Pacific Islander Population Groups / Gregory P. Loos419
 24Promoting Health in Pacific Islander Populations: Case Studies / D. William Wood, Claire K. Hughes449
 25Tips for Working With Pacific Islander Populations / Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline471
Pt. 7Conclusions 
 26The Cultural Assessment Framework / Robert M. Huff, Michael V. Kline481
 27Moving Into the 21st Century: Final Thoughts About Multicultural Health Promotion and Disease Prevention / Michael V. Kline, Robert M. Huff501
 Author Index517
 Subject Index533
 About the Editors545
 About the Contributors547
 About the Editorial Board553