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ERIC Number: ED161963
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Pages: 54
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
The Ethno-Cultural Factor in Mental Health: A Literature Review and Bibliography.
Giordano, Joseph; Giordano, Grace Pineiro
This review and bibliography, which contains almost 500 entries, is designed to give specialists as well as students a broad perspective on the work that has been done in the area of ethno-cultural factors in mental health. Topical subdivisions include: (1) ethnicity and pluralism; (2) the conceptual context of ethnicity; (3) ethnic factors in mental illness; (4) immigration, migration, and mental health; (5) perception of illness and utilization of services; (6) cultural barriers in treatment; (7) effects of racism; and (8) community links and organizational strategies for improving mental health. A cross-reference guide is also included to help locate a particular reference. (Author/EB)
Institute on Pluralism and Group Identity, American Jewish Committee, 165 East 56th Street, New York, New York 10022 ($1.75)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Maurice and Laura Falk Foundation, Pittsburgh, PA.
Authoring Institution: American Jewish Committee, New York, NY. Inst. on Pluralism and Group Identity.