Social Determinants of Health Among African-American Men

Social Determinants of Health Among African-American Men

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This groundbreaking book applies the concept of social determinants of health to the health of African- American men. While there have been significant efforts in recent years to eliminate health disparities, serious disparities continue to exist especially with regard to Africana€“American men who continue to suffer disproportionately from poor health when compared to other racial, ethnic, and gender groups in the United States. This book covers the most important issues relating to social determinants of health and also offers viable strategies for reducing health disparities.Why is it so much further along as a viable approach to equity in other parts of the world then it is in the United States? ... Retrieved from social_determinants/knowledge_networks/add_documents/ mekn_final_guide_112007.pdf Deaton, A.(2002). ... 555a€“580). San Francisco, CA : JosseyBass. Krieger, N., aamp;Birn, A.E.(1998).A vision of socialjusticeas the foundationof public health: Commemorating 150 years of ... Black history and cultural empowerment: A case study.

Title:Social Determinants of Health Among African-American Men
Author:Henrie M. Treadwell, Clare Xanthos, Kisha B. Holden
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2012-09-20


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