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Medical transnationalism : Korean immigrants' medical tourism to South Korea

Author: Sou Hyun Jang
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2018]
Series: Korean communities across the world.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comprehensive book, with the analysis of a large-scale survey and in-depth personal interviews through the lens of social theory, covers different aspects of Korean immigrants' barriers to formal US healthcare and their distinctive healthcare behaviors to cope with these barriers.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jang, Sou Hyun.
Medical transnationalism.
Lanham : Lexington Books, 2018
(DLC) 2018011447
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sou Hyun Jang
ISBN: 9781498563338 1498563333
OCLC Number: 1029089611
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 127 pages).
Contents: Introduction; 1. Literature Review and Background Information; 2. The Development of Medical Tourism in Korea and the Related Issues; 3. Korean Immigrants' Healthcare Behaviors in the US; 4. Factors Contributing to Korean Immigrants' Medical Tourism; 5. Korean Immigrants' Medical Tourism Experience and Evaluation; Conclusion
Series Title: Korean communities across the world.
Responsibility: Sou Hyun Jang.

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