TITLE

FAITH: A PROJECT IN BUILDING COMMUNITY CAPACITY

AUTHOR(S)
Johnston, Georgia N. L.; Benitez, Beatriz
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Health Studies;2003, Vol. 18 Issue 2/3, p138
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the utilization of faith communities as natural partners for health education. Review of literature; Program development; Selection of faith communities.
ACCESSION #
10790361

 

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