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Cultural Competence in Health Education and Health Promotion
Miguel A. Perez and Raffy R. Luquis, Editors
Cultural Competence in Health Education and Health Promotion examines the importance of ethnic and cultural factors for community health practice. The first in a new series of books from Jossey-Bass and the American Association for Health Education, this text describes essential theories, models, and practices for working with race, ethnicity, gender, and social issues. Experts in this field, cover demographics, disparities, complementary and alternative medicine, spiritually grounded approaches, multicultural populations, culturally competent needs assessment and planning, communication, workforce, program planning, aging, sexual orientation, and future challenges. Useful for both undergraduate and graduate students, the publication is essential reading for those learning or practicing health education and health promotion. 2008, paperback, 304 pp. ISBN 978-0-7879-8636-0 301-10096 $55
Philosophical Foundations of Health Education
Jill M. Black, Steven Furney, Helen M. Graf, and Ann E. Nolte
This edited collection covers the major existing philosophies and analyzes current trends in health education. Organized around cognitive-based, behavior change, and social change, the book provides an essential text for students and foundation for excellence in health education practice. This book will provide readers an optional opportunity for 25 category I CEU's for Certfied Health Education Specialists or other interested parties for a set additional cost of $55 retail/$35 member discount.
$65 retail/$58.50 member discount
National Health Education Standards Best Seller
The National Health Education Standards: Achieving Excellence was designed to support schools in meeting the essential goal of enabling students in grades pre K-12 to acquire the knowledge and skills needed to promote personal, family, and community health. This book is the primary reference for school health education, having provided a framework for the adoption of standards by most states over the past decade. Chapters include guidance on both implementation and assessment of student standards. The CD-ROM is a complete version of the book.
Book ISBN: 0-944235-73-5 301-10093
$29.95 retail/$26.95 member discount
CD-ROM ISBN: 0-944235-83-2 301-10094 $19.95
Concepts in Male Health Perspectives Across The Lifespan
This textbook provides a complete overview of the health of males of all races, ethnicities, socioeconomic status, cultures, ages, and orientations. Each chapter of this book comprehensively reviews an important dimension of a male health and examines the contributing epidemiological, historical, psychosocial, cultural/ethical, legal, political, and economic influences. It is ideal for programs in health education, public health, community health nursing, and other health sciences.
Date published: 2012
$75.00 retail/ $67.00 member discount
Research and Evaluation for Professional Development
Randall Cottrell, Melinda Ickes, Karie Evans, Editors
This topical reader features 15 articles on research and evaluation published in the American Journal of Health Education from 2000 to 2007. Each article also provides the opportunity for readers to earn one Category I CEU for Certified Health Education Specialists or other interested parties. No additional fees are required.
ISBN 978-0-88314-638-5 301-10095
$35 retail/$29.75 member discount
STDs & HIV: A Guide for Today's Teens - Instructor's Manual
William L. Yarber
This edition includes the latest information about young adults and sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/ADS, and applies the most effective health promoting principles. The interactive student guide emphasizes STD/HIV prevention attitudes and behaviors and includes important summary charts of STDs. The instructor's manual includes updated lesson planes, test questions, and resources, as well as additional student worksheets. Instructors Guide-95 pp.
$17.95 retail/$13.95 member discount
STDs & HIV: A Guide for Today's Teens - Student Guide
William L. Yarber
This edition includes the latest information about young adults and sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/ADS, and applies the most effective health promoting principles. The interactive student guide emphasizes STD/HIV prevention attitudes and behaviors and includes important summary charts of STDs. The instructor's manual includes updated lesson planes, test questions, and resources, as well as additional student worksheets. Student Guide-120pp.
$8.75 retail/$7.00 member discount