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Health issues in Latino males : a social and structural approach / edited by Marilyn Aguirre-Molina, Luisa Borrell, and William Vega.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2010.
Description:
xiv, 317 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Critical issues in health and medicine. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Foreword / David R. Williams -- Introduction: A Social and Structural Framework for the Analysis of Latino Males' Health / William Vega -- Part I. Key Issues Affecting the Health of Latino Men -- Chapter 1. Demographic Transformations, Structural Contexts, and Transitions to Adulthood / Ruben G. Rumbaut -- Chapter 2. The Implications and Impact of Race on the Health of Hispanic/Latino Males / Clara Rodriguez -- Chapter 3. Improvements in Latino Health Data / Alexander H. Fischer -- Part II. The Life Cycle and Latino Males' Health -- Chapter 4. Latino Boys: The Early Years / Gabriela Betancourt -- Chapter 5. The Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young Latino Males Living in the United States / John Santelli -- Chapter 6. Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs / William Vega -- Chapter 7. The Causes and Consequences of Poor Health among Latino Vietnam Veterans: Parallels for Latino Veterans of the War in Iraq / Anh-Luu Huynh-Hohnbaum -- Chapter 8. Health of Incarcerated Latino Men / Hortensia Amaro -- Chapter 9. Emergent Chronic Conditions / Ana Diez-Roux -- Chapter 10. Psychiatric Disorders and Mental Health Service Use among Latino Men in the United States / Margarita Alegria -- Chapter 11. Social Determinants of HIV/AIDS: A Focus on Discrimination and Latino Men Who Have Sex with Men / George Ayala -- Chapter 12. Health Coverage, Utilization, and Expenditures among Latino Men / Olveen Carrasquillo -- Chapter 13. Mental Health of Elderly Latino Males / David Espino -- Conclusion: New Directions for Research, Policy, and Programs Addressing the Health of Latino Males / Marilyn Aguirre-Molina -- Appendix: An Overview of Latino Males' Health Status / Mariano Kanamori.
Subject(s):
Hispanic American menHealth and hygiene [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780813546032 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0813546036 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 9780813546049 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0813546044 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009040065
OCLC:
457010472
Related name:
RCP:
C - S