Contemporary Women's Health: Issues for Today and the Future
  • Author : Cheryl Kolander
  • Release Date : 19 February 2013
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 496
  • ISBN 13 : 007802854X

Contemporary Women's Health: Issues for Today and the Future Book Summary

Contemporary Women’s Health emphasizes health promotion and the impact of multicultural and diversity issues on women’s health. The text is written from a woman-centered perspective and offers thorough discussions on a broad range of female-centric topics including feminism and the women's health movement, global issues in women's health, and health concerns specific to diverse populations. It is appropriate for both nontraditional and traditional students in a variety of course settings including health education, general education, medical education, and women’s studies courses that emphasize a holistic approach to health.

Contemporary Women s Health  Issues for Today and the Future

Contemporary Women s Health Issues for Today and the Future

Author : Cheryl Kolander,Danny Ballard,Cynthia Chandler
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Genre : Social Science
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Contemporary Women’s Health emphasizes health promotion and the impact of multicultural and diversity issues on women’s health. The text is written from a woman-centered perspective and offers thorough discussions on a broad range of female-centric topics including feminism and the women's health movement, global issues in women's health, ...

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Publisher : Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Genre : Art
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Publisher : University of Toronto Press
Genre : Social Science
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Publisher : Routledge
Genre : History
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Publisher : Springer
Genre : Political Science
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This book examines contemporary relations between ethnic majority and ethnic minority women's movements in Norway, Spain and the United Kingdom, and women's movements' participation in and influence on public policy that focuses on violence against women....

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Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Genre : Health & Fitness
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Women are more likely than men to experience mood disorders, certain types of cancer, Alzheimer's disease, stroke, arthritis, lupus, and celiac disease. In addition, women face significantly more barriers to health care than men due to a variety of social, economic, political, and environmental factors, including inequality, poverty, legislation, and ...