Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Blumenthal, Daniel S.; DiClemente, Ralph J.; Braithwaite, Ronald; Smith, Selina
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody Core Title:
This second edition of a highly regarded textbook on the foundations of and strategies for achieving fertile community-based health care research has been completely revised and updated.
The text discusses the unique challenges of conducting CBPR and addresses ways to build and sustain community partnerships. It explores ethical issues regarding health care research, includes input from community stakeholders, and describes national and international support for CBPR. Research methods covered include qualitative studies, surveys, and intervention trials. Applications of CBPR illustrate how to translate research into practice and community-based participatory approaches to service, education, and evaluation.
The second edition includes new chapters on:
•Building and sustaining researcher/community partnerships
•National and international investments in and support for CBPR
•Surveys and methods for conducting CBPR
•Translating research into practice
•Community-based participatory approaches to service, education, and evaluation