A glossary of culture in epidemiology

Daniel Hruschka, C. Hadley

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Abstract

Culture frequently is used to explain population differences in health. This glossary defines key concepts and terms relevant to the concept of culture and describes three challenges - definitional, theoretical, and methodological - in identifying specific pathways by which culture affects health.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)947-951
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Epidemiology and Community Health
Volume62
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2008
Externally publishedYes

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  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology

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A glossary of culture in epidemiology. / Hruschka, Daniel; Hadley, C.

In: Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, Vol. 62, No. 11, 11.2008, p. 947-951.

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