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Cultural Competencies for Nurses, 2nd Edition

  • Linda Dayer-Berenson
  • ISBN-10: 1449688071
  • ISBN-13: 9781449688073
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2014 Published
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About the Product

By compiling the history and theory behind cultural competency in nursing and health care, Cultural Competencies for Nurses: Impact on Health and Illness, Second Edition offers key information regarding health beliefs and the impact of culture on health and illness. This new edition contains an overview of the predominant cultural competency nursing theories, impact of diversity on health disparities, information on the health beliefs of several minority groups, and case studies to enhance student learning. This text is an excellent resource for courses that emphasize health promotion and disease prevention.

Table of Contents

Unit One
Chapter 1: Birth of Transcultural Nursing to Current Theories and Conceptual Models for Cultural Diversity
Chapter 2: Culture
Chapter 3: Global Diversity
Chapter 4: Organization of Healthcare Delivery in the 21st Centur

Unit Two
Chapter 5: Black Americans
Chapter 6: Hispanics/Latinos
Chapter 7: Asians/Pacific Islanders
Chapter 8: Native Americans
Chapter 9: Whites (Non-Hispanic)
Appendix: Muslims and Hindus