The Resource Preventing and controlling cancer in North America : a cross-cultural perspective, edited by Diane Weiner

Preventing and controlling cancer in North America : a cross-cultural perspective, edited by Diane Weiner

Label
Preventing and controlling cancer in North America : a cross-cultural perspective
Title
Preventing and controlling cancer in North America
Title remainder
a cross-cultural perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Diane Weiner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
RC279.N58
LC item number
P74 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2000 A-886
  • QZ 266
NLM item number
P944 1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weiner, Diane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Health behavior
  • Neoplasms
  • Cross-Cultural Comparison
  • Health Behavior
  • Neoplasms
  • Cancer
  • Health behavior
  • North America
Label
Preventing and controlling cancer in North America : a cross-cultural perspective, edited by Diane Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Cancer beliefs and behaviors. Negotiating medical authority : contradictions in oncology practice / Martha Balshem -- Patients, science, and alternative cancer therapies / David J. Hess -- The metastasis of witchcraft : a case study of the interrelationship between traditional and biomedical models / Linda M. Hunt -- African-American women and breast cancer : failures of biomedicine? / Rhonda J. Moore -- American Indian cancer discourse and the prevention of illness / Diane Weiner -- pt. 2. Interventions in review. Knowledge, attitudes, and behavior of Alaska Native women regarding cervical and breast cancer / Anne P. Lanier and Janet J. Kelly -- "Pathways to health" : a school-based cancer prevention project for Southwestern Native American youth / Sally M. Davis and Leslie Cunningham-Sabo -- Smoking cessation training and effectiveness among African Americans / Bruce Allen, Jr. -- It works! Breast cancer programs for African-American women / Bettye Green and Ellen Werner -- Implementing effective recruitment strategies for a cancer-prevention trial in older Hispanic women : a clinical trial model / Lovell A. Jones [and others] -- Native American cancer survivors : agents for change / Judith Kaur -- Breast cancer screening in Asian and Pacific Islander American women / Marjorie Kagawa-Singer and Annette E. Maxwell -- pt. 3. New strategies for cancer research. Developing culturally competent community-based interventions / Linda Burhansstipanov -- Physical activity and cancer in Hispanic populations : is there a relationship? / Lisa K. Staten -- Diet-cancer associations : insights offered by Native Americans / Nicolette I. Teufel
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780275961800
Lccn
99019202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40698709
  • (OCoLC)ocm40698709
Label
Preventing and controlling cancer in North America : a cross-cultural perspective, edited by Diane Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Cancer beliefs and behaviors. Negotiating medical authority : contradictions in oncology practice / Martha Balshem -- Patients, science, and alternative cancer therapies / David J. Hess -- The metastasis of witchcraft : a case study of the interrelationship between traditional and biomedical models / Linda M. Hunt -- African-American women and breast cancer : failures of biomedicine? / Rhonda J. Moore -- American Indian cancer discourse and the prevention of illness / Diane Weiner -- pt. 2. Interventions in review. Knowledge, attitudes, and behavior of Alaska Native women regarding cervical and breast cancer / Anne P. Lanier and Janet J. Kelly -- "Pathways to health" : a school-based cancer prevention project for Southwestern Native American youth / Sally M. Davis and Leslie Cunningham-Sabo -- Smoking cessation training and effectiveness among African Americans / Bruce Allen, Jr. -- It works! Breast cancer programs for African-American women / Bettye Green and Ellen Werner -- Implementing effective recruitment strategies for a cancer-prevention trial in older Hispanic women : a clinical trial model / Lovell A. Jones [and others] -- Native American cancer survivors : agents for change / Judith Kaur -- Breast cancer screening in Asian and Pacific Islander American women / Marjorie Kagawa-Singer and Annette E. Maxwell -- pt. 3. New strategies for cancer research. Developing culturally competent community-based interventions / Linda Burhansstipanov -- Physical activity and cancer in Hispanic populations : is there a relationship? / Lisa K. Staten -- Diet-cancer associations : insights offered by Native Americans / Nicolette I. Teufel
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780275961800
Lccn
99019202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40698709
  • (OCoLC)ocm40698709

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