ERIC Number: ED433170
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Health and Social Services among International Labor Migrants: A Comparative Perspective. CMAS Border & Migration Studies Series.
Ugalde, Antonio, Ed.; Cardenas, Gilberto, Ed.
Eleven papers from a workshop titled "International Migration: Health and Social Policies" focus on common concerns and problems in providing social and health services to labor migrants and immigrants in the United States and the European Union. Following an introduction (Antonio Ugalde, Gilberto Cardenas), the papers are: (1) "International Migration and Health in the European Union" (Lars Rasmussen); (2) "Meeting the Social Service Needs of Mexican Immigrants in the United States" (Yolanda C. Padilla); (3) "Providing Health Services to Immigrant and Refugee Populations in New York" (Heike Thiel de Bocanegra, Francesca Gany); (4) "Perinatal Outcomes of North African Immigrants in Belgium" (Pierre Buekens, Therese Delvaux, Isabelle Godin, Godelieve Masuy-Stroobant, Sophie Alexander); (5) "How Do Flemish Health Providers Take Care of Their Turkish and Moroccan Patients?" (Aime De Muynck); (6) "Health Advocates in Belgian Health Care" (Hans Verrept, Fred Louckx); (7) "Health and Health Services Utilization in Spain among Labor Immigrants from Developing Countries" (Antonio Ugalde); (8) "Cycle and Reproductive Patterns among Immigrant Women in Spain" (Consuelo Prado Martinez, Maria Dolores Marrodan Serrano, Angeles Sanchez-Andres, Esperanza Gutierrez Redomero, Paula Acevedo Cantero, Julia Sebastian Herranz); (9) "Psychopathology of Immigrants and Cross-Cultural Therapy" (Antoine Gailly, Redouane Ben Driss); (10) "The Cultural Psychology of Immigration" (Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco); and (11) "Potentially Traumatic Events among Unaccompanied Migrant Children from Central America" (Ximena Urrutia-Rojas, Nestor Rodriguez). Contains references in each paper and author profiles. (SV)
Descriptors: Access to Health Care, Females, Foreign Countries, Health Conditions, Health Services, Immigrants, Migrant Children, Migrant Health Services, Migrant Problems, Migrant Programs, Migrant Workers, Migrants, Neonates, Psychological Patterns, Psychotherapy, Public Policy, Refugees, Social Bias, Social Services, Stranger Reactions
University of Texas Press, P.O. Box 7819, Austin, TX 78713-7819; Tel: 512-471-7233 ($25.00).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Center for Mexican American Studies.
Identifiers - Location: United States