ERIC Number: ED367628
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Cultural Awareness and Sensitivity: Resources for Health Educators.
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. Reston, VA. Association for the Advancement of Health Education.
This bibliography/directory was developed to assist health educators in providing culturally appropriate comprehensive health education for individuals of diverse cultural, linguistic, religious, and ethnic backgrounds. It lists 21 books, curricular materials available from 31 sources, 9 sources of data, 49 funding sources, 4 journals, 22 journal articles, 5 newsletters, over 50 national organizations, 4 proceedings, 18 technical and research reports, and 7 sources of training and training materials. The materials focus on learning to accept and appreciate diversity, determining bias in instructional materials, and developing multicultural and nonsexist educational programs. Some materials deal with specific cultural groups, including Hispanic, African American, Native American, and Asian and Pacific Islander individuals. (JDD)
Descriptors: American Indians, Asian Americans, Blacks, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Influences, Cultural Pluralism, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Health Education, Hispanic Americans, Minority Groups, Multicultural Education
AAHPERD, Publications Sales, 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091-9989.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. Reston, VA. Association for the Advancement of Health Education.
Identifiers: African Americans; Diversity (Student)