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The Resource Health disparities in youth and families : research and applications, Gustavo Carlo, Lisa J. Crockett, Miguel A. Carranza, editors, (electronic book)

Health disparities in youth and families : research and applications, Gustavo Carlo, Lisa J. Crockett, Miguel A. Carranza, editors, (electronic book)

Label
Health disparities in youth and families : research and applications
Title
Health disparities in youth and families
Title remainder
research and applications
Statement of responsibility
Gustavo Carlo, Lisa J. Crockett, Miguel A. Carranza, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Amid its growing diversity and shifting demographics, the U.S. is still home to glaring health inequities by race, ethnicity, and class. Yet while it is customary to identify poverty as their root cause, other complex mechanisms are involved in their perpetuation. Based on recent major studies on African-American, Latino, Asian-American, and Native American populations, "Health Disparities in Youth and Families" offers a thorough, nuanced examination of a wide range of causal - and protective - factors. Rigorous theories and models take into account cultural, contextual, and personal
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
362.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
LC item number
H43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Carlo, Gustavo
  • Crockett, Lisa J
  • Carranza, Miguel
Series statement
Nebraska symposium on motivation
Series volume
v. 57
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  • Medical care
  • Minorities
  • Health
Label
Health disparities in youth and families : research and applications, Gustavo Carlo, Lisa J. Crockett, Miguel A. Carranza, editors, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Understanding ethnic/racial health disparities in youth and families in the US / Gustavo Carlo ... [et al.] -- The face of the future: risk and resilience in minority youth / Ana Mari Cauce ... [et al.] -- How money matters for children's socioemotional adjustment: family processes and parental investment / Vonnie C. McLoyd -- School racial/ethnic diversity and disparities in mental health and academic outcomes / Sandra Graham -- Social identity, motivation, and well being among adolescents from Asian and Latin American backgrounds / Andrew J. Fuligni -- The beginnings of mental health disparities: emergent mental disorders among indigenous adolescents / Les B. Whitbeck -- Understanding the Hispanic health paradox through a multi-generational lens: a focus on behaviour disorders / William A. Vega and William M. Sribney
Control code
SPR682911184
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 173 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441970923
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Health disparities in youth and families : research and applications, Gustavo Carlo, Lisa J. Crockett, Miguel A. Carranza, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Understanding ethnic/racial health disparities in youth and families in the US / Gustavo Carlo ... [et al.] -- The face of the future: risk and resilience in minority youth / Ana Mari Cauce ... [et al.] -- How money matters for children's socioemotional adjustment: family processes and parental investment / Vonnie C. McLoyd -- School racial/ethnic diversity and disparities in mental health and academic outcomes / Sandra Graham -- Social identity, motivation, and well being among adolescents from Asian and Latin American backgrounds / Andrew J. Fuligni -- The beginnings of mental health disparities: emergent mental disorders among indigenous adolescents / Les B. Whitbeck -- Understanding the Hispanic health paradox through a multi-generational lens: a focus on behaviour disorders / William A. Vega and William M. Sribney
Control code
SPR682911184
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 173 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441970923
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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