Get up to speed on how to properly assess the care needs of today's culturally diverse clientele with Transcultural Nursing: Assessment & Intervention, 7th Edition. Centering on Giger's unique transcultural model of clear, easy-to-apply assessment and intervention strategies for the clinical setting, this one-of-a-kind resource will help you learn to identify the six key cultural phenomena used in caring for clients from different backgrounds (communication, space, social organization, time, environmental control, and biological variations), and show you how to apply these phenomena to a variety of individuals in different cultures.
PART ONE: FRAMEWORK FOR CULTURAL ASSESSMENT 1. Introduction to Transcultural Nursing 2. Communication 3. Space 4. Social Organization 5. Time 6. Environmental Control 7. Biological Variations
PART TWO: APPLICATION OF ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION TECHNIQUES TO SPECIFIC CULTURAL GROUPS 8. African Americans 9. Mexican Americans 10. Navajos 11. Appalachians 12. American Eskimos: Th Yup'ik and Inupiat 13. Japanese Americans 14. Afghan Americans 15. Russian Americans 16. Chinese Americans 17. Filipino Americans 18. Vietnamese Americans 19. East Indian Hindu Americans 20. Haitian Americans 21. Jewish Americans 22. Korean Americans 23. French Canadians of Quebec Origin 24. Puerto Rican Americans 25. Nigerian 26. Uganda Americans 27. Jordanian Americans 28. Cuban Americans 29. Amish Americans 30. Irish Americans
Appendix A: Answer Key for Review Questions Index