ERIC Number: EJ246214
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981
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Cross-Cultural Studies of Depression among American Indians and Alaska Natives.
Shore, James H.; Manson, Spero M.
White Cloud Journal of American Indian/Alaska Native Mental Health, v2 n2 p5-12 1981
Describes the differences between Western and indigenous concepts of depression. Describes several culture-specific Indian depression syndromes. Notes the rising incidence of Native behavior. Describes several theories of depression etiology. Available from: White Cloud Center, Gaines Hall UOHSC, 840 Southwest Gaines Road, Portland, Oregon 97201. (SB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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