Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 174
Weight: 290 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 9 mm
Edition: 2011 ed.
From the reviews:
"The editors have successfully compiled the work of stellar researchers who ... meet and exceed the gold standard for contemporary research by offering outstanding examples of longitudinal investigations that effectively illuminate pathways to the manifestation of health disparities for youths. ... urgent and mandatory reading for any investigator conducting health disparities research, those taking courses covering health disparities, practitioners designing and delivering interventions intended to address/reduce/eliminate health disparities, funders of grants designed to support the next generation of health disparities research, and policy makers." (Barbara C. Wallace, PsycCRITIQUES, Vol. 56 (39), September, 2011)
"This volume spotlights health disparities among youths and families from diverse fields and perspectives. ... Students and professionals practicing in various disciplines and those who work with children and families would benefit from reading this book. Carlo, Crockett, and Carranza have thoughtfully included a depth and breadth of topics that manages to be both understandable and applicable to the expert and novice ... . Each chapter takes great care to emphasize how the research presented is functional for varied audiences." (Christine M. Rine, Health and Social Work, Vol. 37 (1), February, 2012)
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