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ERIC Number: EJ939510
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 2
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1499-4046
Cultural Immersion Experience: Promoting an Understanding of Mexican American Nutrition and Food Traditions
Gilboy, Mary Beth; Bill, Debra E.
Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, v43 n5 p419-420 Sep-Oct 2011
A week long immersion experience in Guanajuato, Mexico provided an opportunity for public health and nutrition students to improve their understanding of Mexican culture, nutrition, and food traditions. The experience positively impacted the students' understanding of the importance of cultural sensitivity in working with the local Mexican American population. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Mexico