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Main Title Critical perspectives on racial and ethnic differences in health in late life
Publisher National Academies Press,
Place Published Washington, D.C. :
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 56104589
Subject Added Ent Minority older people--Health and hygiene--United States; Older people--Health and hygiene--United States--Cross-cultural studies; Discrimination in medical care--United States; Health status indicators; Ethnic Groups--Statistics; Health Status--Aged--Statistics; Health Behavior--ethnology--Aged--Statistics; Socioeconomic Factors--Statistics
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EJEM RA564.8.C75 2004 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 01/14/2005
Collation xv, 735 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes Racial and ethnic identification, official classifications, and health disparities / Gary D. Sandefur, Mary E. Campbell, and Jennifer Eggerling-Boeck -- Racial and ethnic disparities in health and mortality among the U.S. elderly population / Robert A. Hummer, Maureen R. Benjamins, and Richard G. Rogers -- Ethnic differences in dementia and Alzheimer's disease / Jennifer J. Manly and Richard Mayeux -- The life-course contribution to ethnic disparities in health / Clyde Hertzman -- Selection processes in the study of racial and ethnic differentials in adult health and mortality / Alberto Palloni and Douglas Ewbank -- Immigrant health: selectivity and acculturation / Guillermina Jasso ... {et al.} -- Genetic factors in ethnic disparities in health / Richard S. Cooper -- Race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and health / Eileen M. Crimmins, Mark D. Hayward and Teresa E. Seeman -- The role of social and personal resources in ethnic disparities in late-life health / Carlos F. Mendes de Leon and Thomas A. Glass -- What makes a place healthy? neighborhood influences on racial/ethnic disparities in health over the life course / Jeffrey D. Morenoff and John W. Lynch -- Racial/ethnic disparities in health behaviors: a challenge to current assumptions / Marilyn A. Winkleby and Catherine Cubbin -- Cumulative psychosocial risks and resilience: a conceptual perspective on ethnic health disparities in late life / Hector F. Myers and Wei-Chin Hwang -- Significance of perceived racism: toward understanding ethnic group disparities in health, the later years / Rodney Clark -- A neurovisceral integration model of health disparities in aging / Julian F. Thayer and Bruce H. Friedman -- Geography and racial health disparities / Amitabh Chandra and Jonathan S. Skinner -- Behavioral health interventions: what works and why? / David M. Cutler -- Ethnic disparities in aging health: what can we learn from the United Kingdom? / James Y. Nazroo -- An exploratory investigation into racial disparities in the health of older South Africans / Debbie Bradshaw ... {et al.}.
Access Notes Also available in electronic form via the Internet as viewed 10/28/2004.
Author Added Ent
Anderson, Norman B.;
Bulatao, Rodolfo A.;
Cohen, Barney
Corporate Au Added Ent National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on Race, Ethnicity, and Health in Later Life.
PUB Date Free Form c2004.
BIB Level m
LCCN 2004017317
ISBN 0309092116 (pbk.)
OCLC Time Stamp 20050114140013
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 04010cam 22004574a 45010