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ISBN: 083300896X, 9780833008961
Authors: Judith E. Payne, Marta Samulon, Peter A. Morrison, Carole Oken, Rick Eden, Larry Picus
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: racial, diversity, ethnic, california, libraries, face, public
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Minorities are increasing in California, raising policy questions for the state's libraries. This report provides background information and frames key issues for those attending a conference convened by the California State Library in May 1988. It describes public libraries in California and the ethnic and racial composition of the state's population as of 1988. It projects the future ethnic and ......
Author: Ian O. Lesser
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: external, implications, internal, turkey, religious, strains, ethnic
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This analysis explores the social, political and strategic dimensions of Turkey's "identity crisis" and the consequences for Ankara's external role.......
ISBN: 0309140129, 9780309140126
Authors: Cheryl Ulmer, Bernadette Mcfadden,, David R. Nerenz, Editors; Subcommittee On Standardized Collection Of Race/ethnicity Data For Healthcare Quality Improvement; Institute Of Medicine
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: care, quality, improvement, health, standardization, ethnicity, language, data, race
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The goal of eliminating disparities in health care in the United States remains elusive. Even as quality improves on specific measures, disparities often persist. Addressing these disparities must begin with the fundamental step of bringing the nature of the disparities and the groups at risk for those disparities to light by collecting health care quality information stratified by race, ethnicity......
ISBN: 0309054893, 9780309054898
Authors: linda G. Martin, Beth J. Soldo, Editors; Committee On Population, National Research Council
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: older, americans, health, differences, ethnic, racial
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Older Americans, even the oldest, can now expect to live years longer than those who reached the same ages even a few decades ago. Although survival has improved for all racial and ethnic groups, strong differences persist, both in life expectancy and in the causes of disability and death at older ages. This book examines trends in mortality rates and selected causes of disability (cardiovascular ......
Author: Gengis Mey
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Keywords: fenart, fiche, lecture, streiff, jocelyne, l’ethnicit, philippe, poutignat, thories
Formats:PDF ePub
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Rating:Not yet rated.Published: Jan. 20, 2011Category: Non-Fiction»Social Science»SociologyCategory: Non-Fiction»Social Science»AnthropologyWords: 1299 (approximate)Language: FrenchEbookDescriptionFiche de lecture de l'ouvrage Théories de l’ethnicité de Philippe Poutignat et Jocelyne Streiff-FenartTagsfrench, free, francais, gratuit, fichedelecture, philippepoutignat, j......
Authors: Committee On National Statistics, National Research Council
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: ethnic, classification, racial, standards, heterogeneity, federal, spotlight
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Download free ebook: Spotlight On Heterogeneity:the Federal Standards For Racial And Ethnic Classification......
ISBN: 0833014145, 9780833014146
Authors: Donna O. Farley, Toni Richards, Robert M. Bell
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: infants, low, birthweight, study, race, rsquo, defining, ethnicity
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Studies of racial and ethnic differentials in birth outcomes require accurate identification of the race and ethnicity of infants in the study samples. This research was part of a study that uses California Birth Cohort data to investigate racial and ethnic differences in mortality and health care costs for infants weighing less than 1,500 grams when born. The research evaluates five alternative m......
Authors: Narayan Sastry, Jon M. Hussey
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: chicago, neighborhoods, birthweight, disparities, race, ethnic, explaining
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This report examines the contribution of neighborhood and maternal characteristics to birthweight differentials among infants born to non-Hispanic black, non-Hispanic white, and Mexican-origin Hispanic mothers.......
Author: Ira S. Lowry
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Keywords: enumeration, ethnic, politics, science
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As the U.S. political system moves toward concepts of group (rather than individual) civil rights, ethnicity has emerged as a major civil grouping principle.An ethnic group shares a cultural and biological heritage that typically derives from ancestral territoriality but may persist long after the parent population has dispersed.The success of ethnic groups in gaining special privileges (perhaps j......
ISBN: 0833003925, 9780833003928
Authors: S. Enders Wimbush, Alex Alexiev
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: forces, armed, soviet, factor, ethnic
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Data for this RAND report on the ethnic factor in the Soviet armed forces derive exclusively from interviews, conducted over a period of two years, with former Soviet servicemen.The interviewee sample is very diverse in terms of the nationalities represented, functional and social experience, and service branch.Through the interview process, the authors have sought to identify and characterize phe......
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