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Contribution to Book
Culture, Behavior, and Health
UMass Worcester Prevention Research Center Publications
  • Milagros C. Rosal, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Monica L. Wang, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Jamie S. Bodenlos, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
Publication Date
Document Type
Book Chapter
Chapter learning objectives: Understand cultural concepts and various mechanisms through which culture influences health and health behavior; apply major health behavior theories to culture and health; determine strategies to incorporate culture into research and health care.

Rosal MC, Wang ML, Bodenlos JS. (2013) "Culture, Behavior, and Health" in: K.A. Riekert, J.K. Ockene, L. Pbert (eds.). Handbook of Health Behavior Change. 4th ed. Springer Pub. Co. ISBN-13: 9780826199355 A partial preview of this book chapter is available via Google Books.

Citation Information
Milagros C. Rosal, Monica L. Wang and Jamie S. Bodenlos. "Culture, Behavior, and Health" (2013)
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