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Title Handbook of diversity issues in health psychology / edited by Pamela M. Kato and Traci Mann.
Imprint New York : Plenum Press, 1996.

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Series The Plenum series in culture and health
Plenum series in culture and health.
Subject Clinical health psychology.
Clinical health psychology -- United States -- Cross-cultural studies.
Minorities -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Minorities -- Medical care -- United States.
Behavioral Medicine.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Ethnic Groups -- psychology.
Minority Groups -- psychology.
Alt Name Kato, Pamela M.
Mann, Traci.
Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 439 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Diversity issues in health psychology / Traci Mann and Pamela M. Kato -- Fear of heterogeneity in the study of human populations and the statistical artifacts it produces / Helena Chmura Kraemer -- Issues of age and health / Monisha Pasupathi -- Touch therapies across the life span / Tiffany M. Field -- The center of development for young children from cocaine-abusing families / Linda C. Mayes and Marc H. Bornstein -- The problem of pediatric pain / Betty R. Kasson, Sandra K. Sentivany, and Pamela M. Kato -- Healthy adolescent development : risks and opportunities / Nancy Leffert and Anne C. Petersen -- Reversing disablitiy in old age / Becca Levy and Ellen Langer -- Functional impairment, physical disease, and depression in older adults / Antonette M. Zeiss, Peter M. Lewinsohn, and Paul Rohde -- Why do we need a health psychology of gender or sexual orientation? / Traci Mann -- Smoking and cardiovascular disease risk in women : issues for prevention and women's health / Margaret A. Chesney and Jill B. Nealey -- Masculine gender role stress : a perspective on men's health / Michael M. Copenhaver and Richard M. Eisler -- Psychotherapy with HIV-infected gay men / Gary Grossman -- Homophobia and the health psychology of lesbians / Katherine A. O'Hanlan -- On nothing and everything : the relationship between ethnicity and health / Pamela M. Kato -- African-American health over the life course : a multidimensional framework / James S. Jackson and Sherrill L. Sellers -- Designing health promotion programs for Latinos / Felipe G. Castro [and others] -- Health care issues among Asian Americans : implications of somatizations / Chi-Ah Chun, Kana Enomoto, and Stanley Sue -- Behavioral approaches to illness prevention for Native Americans / Steven Schinke -- A biological, environmental, and cultural basis for ethnic differences in treatment / Michael Smith and Keh-Ming Lin -- Socioeconomic status and the health of racial minority populations / David R. Williams and Toni Rucker.
Summary This innovative handbook explores topics such as touch therapies across the life span, the problem of pediatric pain, designing health promotion programs for Latinos and much more.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
ISBN 0585275726 (electronic bk.)
9780585275727 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/b102299
OCLC # 45729733
Additional Format Print version: Handbook of diversity issues in health psychology. New York : Plenum Press, 1996 0306453258 (DLC) 96032564 (OCoLC)35192265
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Diversity Issues in Health Psychology / Traci Mann, Pamela M. Kato3
Ch. 2Fear of Heterogeneity in the Study of Human Populations and the Statistical Artifacts It Produces / Helena Chmura Kraemer19
Ch. 3Issues of Age and Health / Monisha Pasupathi39
Ch. 4Touch Therapies across the Life Span / Tiffany M. Field49
Ch. 5The Context of Development for Young Children from Cocaine-Abusing Families / Linda C. Mayes, Marc H. Bornstein69
Ch. 6The Problem of Pediatric Pain / Betty R. Kasson, Sandra K. Sentivany, Pamela M. Kato97
Ch. 7Healthy Adolescent Development: Risks and Opportunities / Nancy Leffert, Anne C. Petersen117
Ch. 8Reversing Disability in Old Age / Becca Levy, Ellen Langer141
Ch. 9Functional Impairment, Physical Disease, and Depression in Older Adults / Antonette M. Zeiss, Peter M. Lewinsohn, Paul Rohde161
Ch. 10Why Do We Need a Health Psychology of Gender or Sexual Orientation? / Traci Mann187
Ch. 11Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Women: Issues for Prevention and Women's Health / Margaret A. Chesney, Jill B. Nealey199
Ch. 12Masculine Gender Role Stress: A Perspective on Men's Health / Michael M. Copenhaver, Richard M. Eisler219
Ch. 13Psychotherapy with HIV-Infected Gay Men / Gary Grossman237
Ch. 14Homophobia and the Health Psychology of Lesbians / Katherine A. O'Hanlan261
Ch. 15On Nothing and Everything: The Relationship between Ethnicity and Health / Pamela M. Kato287
Ch. 16African-American Health over the Life Course: A Multidimensional Framework / James S. Jackson, Sherrill L. Sellers301
Ch. 17Designing Health Promotion Programs for Latinos / Felipe G. Castro, Kathryn Coe, Sara Gutierres, Delia Saenz319
Ch. 18Health Care Issues among Asian Americans: Implications of Somatization / Chi-Ah Chun, Kana Enomoto, Stanley Sue347
Ch. 19Behavioral Approaches to Illness Prevention for Native Americans / Steven Schinke367
Ch. 20A Biological, Environmental, and Cultural Basis for Ethnic Differences in Treatment / Michael Smith, Keh-Ming Lin389
Ch. 21Socioeconomic Status and the Health of Racial Minority Populations / David R. Williams, Toni Rucker407

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