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Author Gómez, Laura E
Title Mapping Race : Critical Approaches to Health Disparities Research
Imprint New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2013
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Series Critical Issues in Health and Medicine Ser
Critical Issues in Health and Medicine Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Figures and Tables -- Foreword -- Preface -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- Part I: Charting the Problem -- Chapter 2: The Politics of Framing Health Disparities -- Chapter 3: Looking at the World through "Race"-­Colored Glasses -- Chapter 4: Ethical Dilemmas in Statistical Practice -- Chapter 5: A Holistic Alternative to Current Survey Research Approaches to Race -- Part II: Navigating Diverse Empirical Settings -- Chapter 6: Organizational Practice and Social Constraints -- Chapter 7: Lessons from Political Science -- Chapter 8: Advancing Asian American Mental Health Research by Enhancing Racial Identity Measures -- Part III: Surveying Solutions -- Chapter 9: Representing the Multidimensionality of Race in Survey Research -- Chapter 10: How Racial-­Group Comparisons Create Misinformation in Depression Research -- Chapter 11: Jedi Public Health -- Chapter 12: Contextualizing Lived Race-­Gender and the Racialized-­Gendered Social Determinants of Health -- Notes on Contributors -- Index
The essays in this unique book argue for the inclusion of race as a social construction in the design of large-scale data collection efforts and how scientists must utilize race in the context of specific research questions. This landmark collection concludes on a prescriptive note, providing an arsenal of multidisciplinary, conceptual, and methodological tools for studying race specifically within the context of health inequalities
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Gómez, Laura E. Mapping Race : Critical Approaches to Health Disparities Research New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press,c2013 9780813561370
Subject Health Status Disparities - United States
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Alt Author Geronimus, Arline T
Graves, Joseph L., Jr
Helms, Janet E
Mereish, Ethan H
Valdez, R. Burciaga
Ybarra, Vickie D
López, Nancy
Kahn, Jonathan
Kaufman, Jay S
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