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Culture in clinical care : strategies for competence

Author: Bette Bonder; Laura Martin, PhD.
Publisher: Thorofare, NJ : Slack, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Culture in Clinical Care: Strategies for Competence explores theory and practice to define and describe the multidimensional nature of culture and its interaction with an individual's experience in the development of beliefs, values, and behavior. The newly updated Second Edition examines cultural beliefs related to health and wellness and how these beliefs and their associated actions affect intervention  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Cross-cultural studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bette Bonder; Laura Martin, PhD.
ISBN: 9781617110405 161711040X
OCLC Number: 828176214
Description: xix, 283 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Defining culture and cultural competence --
Understanding culture --
Distinguishing the cultural and the social --
Identifying the personal within the cultural --
Appreciating the role of culture in health care --
Recognizing cultural differences: lessons from ethnography --
Negotiating cultural differences in working with clients --
Evaluating clients and designing interventions in a diverse world --
Assessing intercultural interactions and interventions.
Responsibility: Bette Bonder, Laura Martin.

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Explores theory and practice to define and describe the multidimensional nature of culture and its interaction with an individual's experience in the development of beliefs, values, and behaviour.  Read more...

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"The strongest part of the book is the development of skills and abilities of the ethnographic mindset: curiosity, imagination, empathy, etc., considering where one is positioned both physically and Read more...

 
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