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Author Organista, Kurt C.

Title Solving Latino psychosocial and health problems : theory, practice, and populations / Kurt C. Organista.

Publication Info. Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.868 O68S    Check Shelf
Description xxiii, 344 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents The Americanization of Latinos : patterns of acculturation and adaptation in the United States -- The social stratification of Latino ethnicity, power, and social welfare in the United States -- Latino ethnic identity : psychological impacts of structured inequality -- Diversity within Latinos : subgroups, identities, and social welfare -- A new practice model for working with Latinos -- The Latino family -- Latino youth -- Latino mental health -- Latino health -- Latino power : political participation, policy benefit, and the role of service providers -- Epilogue : Adelante- proceeding forward.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions.
Hispanic Americans -- Psychology.
Hispanic Americans -- Health and hygiene.
Hispanic Americans -- Services for.
Delivery of Health Care -- United States.
Hispanic or Latino -- United States.
Cultural Characteristics -- United States.
Health Behavior -- ethnology -- United States.
ISBN 9780470126578 paperback alkaline paper
0470126574 paperback alkaline paper
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