ERIC Number: EJ418882
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Hispanic Mental Health Research: A Case for Cultural Psychiatry.
Fabrega, Horacio, Jr.
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v12 n4 p339-65 Nov 1990
Critically examines contemporary Hispanic mental health research. Develops idea that "establishment psychiatry" dominates methods, research, reimbursement, and treatment. Suggests need to broaden paradigms with culturally sensitive insight and contemporary psychiatric theory. Analyzes issues using frameworks of mental health research, social medicine, political economy, and social evolution. (TES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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