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Author Burbank, Victoria Katherine.

Title An ethnography of stress : the social determinants of health in aboriginal Australia / Victoria Katherine Burbank
Edition First edition
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011

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Description xiii, 219 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Series Culture, mind and society
Culture, mind, and society.
Contents Introduction: Using social determinants of health, using ethnography -- At Numbulwar: blackfellas and whitefellas -- Life history and real life: fetal origins of disease, ethnography, and history -- Feeling bad: everyday stress - Identity -- Selves and others -- Conclusion: A tentative answer to a fundamental epidemiological question
Summary "This book examines the global issue of health inequality through an in-depth look at a remote Australian Aboriginal community characterized by premature morbidity and mortality."--Publisher's website
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [183]-201) and index
Notes Also available online
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Case studies.
Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Numbulwar
Community psychology -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Numbulwar
Health -- Social aspects -- Australia -- Case studies.
Health -- Social aspects -- Australia.
Health -- Social aspects -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Numbulwar
Indigenous peoples -- Health and hygiene -- Australia -- Case studies.
Indigenous peoples -- Health and hygiene -- Australia.
Medical anthropology -- Australia -- Case studies.
Medical anthropology -- Australia.
Social medicine -- Australia -- Case studies.
Social medicine -- Australia.
Stress (Psychology) -- Social aspects -- Australia -- Case studies.
Stress (Psychology) -- Social aspects -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Numbulwar
Stress (Psychology) -- Social aspects.
Oceanic Ancestry Group -- ethnology.
Stress, Psychological -- ethnology.
Anthropology, Cultural.
Minority Health -- ethnology.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Sociology, Medical.
Numbulwar (N.T.) -- Social conditions
Northern Territory.
Genre/Form Case studies.
LC no. 2010023205
ISBN 9780230110229 (hbk.)
Other Titles Social determinants of health in Aboriginal Australia