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Author Aguirre-Molina, Marilyn, editor.

Title Health Issues in Latino Males : a Social and Structural Approach.

Publication Info. Piscataway : Rutgers University Press, ©2010.


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Description 1 online resource (335 pages)
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Series Critical issues in health and medicine
Critical issues in health and medicine.
Summary It is estimated that more than 50 million Latinos live in the United States. This is projected to more than double by 2050. In Health Issues in Latino Males experts from public health, medicine, and sociology examine the issues affecting Latino men's health and recommend policies to overcome inequities and better serve this population. It includes an extensive appendix charting epidemiological data on Latino health.
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Health of incarcerated Latino men / Sandra P. Arevalo, Laia Becares, and Hortensia Amaro -- Emergent chronic conditions / Sandra Echeverria and Ana Diez-Roux -- Psychiatric disorders and mental health service use among Latino men in the United States / Antonio Polo and Margarita Alegría -- Social determinants of HIV/AIDS : a focus on discrimination and Latino men who have sex with men / George Ayala -- Health coverage, utilization, and expenditures among Latino men / Russell Homan, Patricia A. Homan, and Olveen Carrasquillo -- Mental health of elderly Latino males / Cynthia Alford and David Espino -- Conclusion: New directions for research, policy, and programs addressing the health of Latino males / William Vega, Luisa N. Borrell, and Marilyn Aguirre-Molina.
Demographic transformations, structural contexts, and transitions to adulthood / Ruben G. Rumbaut -- The implications and impact of race on the health of Hispanic/Latino males / Luisa N. Borrell and Clara Rodríguez -- Improvements in Latino health data / Olivia Carter-Pokras and Alexander H. Fischer -- Latino boys : the early years / Marilyn Aguirre-Molina and Gabriela Betancourt -- The sexual and reproductive health of young Latino males living in the United States / M. Antonia Biggs [and others] -- Alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs / Andres Gil and William Vega -- The causes and consequences of poor health among Latino Vietnam veterans : parallels for Latino veterans of the war in Iraq / Valentine V. Villa, Nancy Harada, and Anh-Luu Huynh-Hohnbaum.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Language English.
Subject Health behavior -- United States.
Hispanic American men -- Health and hygiene.
Minorities -- Health -- United States.
Men's Health -- ethnology.
Healthcare Disparities.
Health Status.
Health Behavior -- ethnology.
Minority Health.
United States.
Hispanic Americans -- ethnology
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery.
MEDICAL -- Health Policy.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disease & Health Issues.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Men's Studies.
Health behavior. (OCoLC)fst00952816
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Added Author Borrell, Luisa N., editor.
Vega, William, 1944- editor.
Williams, David.
Muñoz-Laboy, Miguel.
Arévalo, Sandra.
Amaro, Hortensia.
Ayala, George.
Aguirre-Molina, Marilyn.
Rumbaut, Rubén.
Rodríguez, Clara.
Carter-Pokras, Olivia.
Fischer, Alexander.
Betancourt, Gabriela.
Biggs, M.
Brindis, Claire.
Santelli, John.
Ralph, Lauren.
Gil, Andres.
Villa, Valentine.
Harada, Nancy.
Huynh-Hohnbaum, Anh-Luu.
BTcares, Laia.
Echeverria, Sandra.
Diez-Roux, Ana.
Polo, Antonio.
Alegrfa, Margarita.
Homan, Russell.
Homan, Patricia.
Carrasquillo, Olveen.
Alford, Cynthia.
Espino, David.
Kanamori, Mariano.
Other Form: Print version: Aguirre-Molina, Marilyn. Health Issues in Latino Males : A Social and Structural Approach. Piscataway : Rutgers University Press, ©2010 9780813546032
ISBN 9780813549767 (electronic bk.)
0813549760 (electronic bk.)
9780813546032 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0813546036 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780813546049 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0813546044 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. 10.36019/9780813549767 doi
AU@ 000051369531
AU@ 000054186808
DEBBG BV040833866
DEBBG BV043031922
DEBBG BV044188308
DEBSZ 39724617X
DEBSZ 421464895
HEBIS 299837939
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NZ1 14257688

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