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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Health and social issues of native American women.
Santa Barbara : Praeger, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jennie Rose Joe; Francine C Gachupin
|Description:||1 online resource (x, 289 pages)|
|Contents:||Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: Introduction: Native American Women, Health, and Social Issues; Chapter 2: Interpretation of Changing and Diverse Roles of Native American Women in Light of Twenty-First-Century Lived Experience; Chapter 3: Alaska Native Women: 40 Years of Sociocultural Change; Chapter 4: The Impact of Federal Government Policies on American Indian and Alaska Native Health Care; Chapter 5: Health Disparity: The Morbidity and Mortality Picture; Chapter 6: Becoming an Elder: Native Women and Aging. Chapter 7: Addressing Food Security and Food Sovereignty in Native American CommunitiesChapter 8: The Struggle with the Devastation of Diabetes; Chapter 9: Domestic Violence in American Indian Communities: Background, Culture, and Legal Issues; Chapter 10: Native American Women: HIV/AIDS Risk and Activism; Chapter 11: Differences in Cancer Patterns in American Indian and Alaska Native Women across the United States; Chapter 12: Three Native Sisters: Being Young and the Need to Fit In; Chapter 13: Protections to Consider When Engaging American Indians/Alaska Natives in Human Subject Research. IndexA; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; About the Editors and Contributors.|
|Responsibility:||Jennie R. Joe and Francine C. Gachupin, editors ; foreword by Judith Salmon Kaur.|
"Anchored firmly with numerous and weighty references, this text fills a gap in both the feminist literature relating to native women and the scholarly literature concerning the health of Native
- Indian women -- Health and hygiene -- North America.
- Indian women -- Diseases -- North America.
- Indian women -- North America -- Social conditions.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Women's Studies.
- Indian women -- Diseases.
- Indian women -- Health and hygiene.
- Indian women -- Social conditions.
- North America.