Issues of Race, Ethnicity, and Culture in Caregiving Research: A 20-Year Review (1980-2000)
- The Culture of St. Kitts and Nevis. Snyder, Audrey E.; Martin, Marcus L. // Journal of Race & Policy;Spring/Summer2011, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p9
The richness and variety of the culture of St. Kitts and Nevis is reflective of indigenous heritage and traditions of the islands that have also been influenced by European settlement, the African slave trade and more recently American culture. This article discusses the traditions and customs...
- RACE, CULTURE AND ETHNICITY IN MINORITY RESEARCH: A CRITICAL DISCUSSION. Dein, Simon // Journal of Cultural Diversity;Summer2006, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p68
The author discusses the modern concepts of culture, race and ethnicity. Ethnicity and race are terms commonly used in ethnic minority research and these terms present several problems in terms of classification and definition. There is a need to move beyond essentialised concepts of ethnicity...
- An Image Problem. // Men of Integrity;May/Jun2015, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p64
The author recalls his first encounter with a Muslim and how both their perceptions of each other were influenced by news stories, movies and other stereotypes involved when two races and cultures confront each other.
- Clinical digest. Carers' need for resources and support cannot be grouped by ethnicity or culture. // Nursing Standard;3/19/2014, Vol. 28 Issue 29, p17
The article discusses research which was reported in the article "Resource Need and Use of Multiethnic Caregivers of Elders in Their Homes" by M. Friedemann et al., which appeared in a 2014 issue of the "Journal of Advanced Nursing" and found that care givers' need for resources and support...
- Measures of social support and caregiver burden. Antonucci, Toni C.; Sherman, Aurora M. // Generations;Spring97, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p48
Describes the personal and situational characteristics that should guide choices of a specific instrument to measure social support and caregiver burden. Critical assessment issues; Factors to look for in an assessment tool; Special issues associated with social support among caregivers.
- A Multimedia Intervention to Support Family Caregivers. Hanson, Elizabeth J.; Tetley, Josephine // Gerontologist;Dec99, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p737
Focuses on the development of two innovative multimedia programs to support family caregivers. Goal of the programs; Research and development process of the program; Essential features of the program; Evaluation.
- Interdependence in Ethnic Identity and Self: Implications for Theory and Practice. Yeh, Christine J.; Hwang, Mary Y. // Journal of Counseling & Development;Fall2000, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p420
This article broadens the conceptual framework of ethnic identity theory by integrating an interdependent perspective of self into counseling theory and practice. An extensive review of ethnic identity theory is presented with a focus on the literature emphasizing the relational and cultural...
- Drain from the Bottom: Individual Ethnic Identity Change in Southern Ecuador. Belote, Linda Smith; Belote, Jim // Social Forces;Sep84, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p24
Abstract Although individual ethnic identity change in the Andes is common, it usually requires geographic mobility and deception or occurs in contexts of "intermediate" ethnic groups and ill-defined ethnic boundaries. This is a detailed case study of the bi-ethnic southern Ecuadorian parish of...
- STR Polymorphism in Indigenous Daghestan Populations. Bulayeva, K. B.; Jorde, L.; Ostler, C.; Bulayev, O. A.; Pavlova, T. A.; Harpending, H. // Russian Journal of Genetics;May2004, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p558
Genomic diversity of 21 STR loci has been studied in six ethnic populations of Daghestan (the Caucasus), namely, Avars, Dargins, Kubachians, Lezgins, Kumiks, and Nogais, and the results have been compared with these data for European, African, and East Asian ethnic groups. Daghestan is unique in...