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Health issues in the Black community

Ronald L. Braithwaite 1945-; Sandra E. Taylor 1955- ©2001

Available at GFC MSU Weaver Library  Stacks  (RA448.5.N4.H395 2001 )()

  • Title:
    Health issues in the Black community
  • Author: Ronald L. Braithwaite 1945-; Sandra E. Taylor 1955-
  • Subjects: African Americans -- Health and hygiene; African Americans -- United States; Health Status -- United States; Health Promotion -- United States; Social Problems -- United States; Noirs américains -- Santé et hygiène; African Americans -- Health and hygiene; Aufsatzsammlung; Gesundheit; Schwarze; USA
  • Description: Another call to action -- pt. 1. Health status across the life span. African American health: an overview / Sandra E. Taylor, Ronald L. Braithwaite -- The health status of children and adolescents / Alwyn T. Cohall, Hope E. Bannister -- The health status of black women / Sandra E. Taylor -- The health status of black men / Ronald L. Braithwaite -- Health and the elderly / James S. Jackson, Sherrill L. Sellers -- pt. 2. Social, mental, and environmental challenges. The epidemiology of mental disorder: 1985-2000 / Harold W. Neighbors, David R. Williams -- The role of black faith communities in fostering health / Anne E. Streaty Wimberly -- The epidemic of homicide and violence / W. Rodney Hammond, Deborah Prothrow-Stith -- The dilemma of organ and tissue transplantation / Clive O. Callender, Margruetta B. Hall -- pt. 3. Chronic diseases. Hypertension and other risk factors for stroke / John M. Flack, Navdeep K. Mann, Preeti Ramappa, Jaiwant K. Rangi -- Cancer / Lovell A. Jones, María A. Hernández-Valero, Angelina Esparza, Donella J. Wilson -- Diabetes / M. Joycelyn Elders, Frederick G. Murphy -- Sickle cell anemia / Charles F. Whitten -- Tuberculosis / Herman M. Ellis, Robert S. Levine --Pediatric asthma in African American children / Joyce Essien, Chanda Nicole Mobley, Marcia Griffith, Thomas L. Creer, Robert L. Geller -- pt. 4. Lifestyle behaviors. HIV/AIDS / Loretta Sweet Jemmott, John B. Jemmott III, M. Katherine Hutchinson -- Tobacco: from slavery to addiction / Sandra W. Headen, Robert G. Robinson -- Substance abuse / Tony L. Strickland -- Alcohol use and misuse / Frederick D. Harper -- Nutrition / Shiriki K. Kumanyika, Angela Odoms -- Physical activity / Wendell C. Taylor, Antronette K. Yancey, Deborah Rohm Young, William J. McCarthy -- pt. 5. Ethical, political, and ecological issues. The quest for environmental justice / Robert D. Bullard, Rueben C. Warren, Glenn S. Johnson -- Research and ethics: a legacy of distrust / Giselle Corbie-Smith, Kimberly R. Jacob Arriola -- Health policy challenges / Bailus Walker Jr. -- Cultural sensitivity in public health / Ken Resnicow, Ronald L. Braithwaite -- Closing the gap: eliminating health disparities / Stephen B. Thomas, Sandra Crouse Quinn.
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass
  • Creation Date: ©2001
  • Format: xxxvi, 609 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm..
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0787952362;ISBN9780787952365
  • OCLC Number: 45500393
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000307619703376$$I01TRAILS_MSU_GFC
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9910238567303366
  • CKEY: 907040$$I01TRAILS_MSU_GFC
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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