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An ethnography of stress

Victoria Katherine Burbank

An ethnography of stress

the social determinants of health in aboriginal Australia

by Victoria Katherine Burbank

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Psychological Stress,
  • Minority Health,
  • Stress (Psychology),
  • Social medicine,
  • Ethnology,
  • Socioeconomic Factors,
  • Oceanic Ancestry Group,
  • Case studies,
  • Health,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Medical anthropology,
  • Medical Sociology,
  • Cultural Anthropology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementVictoria Katherine Burbank
    SeriesCulture, mind, and society, Culture, mind, and society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA418.3.A8 B87 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25567638M
    ISBN 100230110223
    ISBN 109780230110229
    LC Control Number2010023205
    OCLC/WorldCa642509247


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