Culture, Health and Literacy
Materials

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Background Information
The materials in this section address the challenges of communicating with people from different cultures. They focus on the communication between either health care practitioners or teachers, and the immigrants with whom they work.... read more.
Fact Books, Readers and Stories
This section includes a broad range of health education materials. Some are small fact books of six pages giving basic information. Others are manuals of 100 pages or more giving more comprehensive information.... read more.
Bibliographies and Resource Guides
This section contains bibliographies and resource guides that can help you find printed resources intended for a specific cultural audience, or for a limited-literacy population.... read more.
Curricula and Workbooks
This section lists curricula, workbooks, and training manuals for teaching health-related topics that are targeted to multicultural learners or have components in languages other than English.... read more.
Videos and Audiocassettes
This section lists health education videos and audiocassettes that address different cultures or present a health topic in languages other than English.... read more.
Websites
The Internet has an endless number of possibilities for finding information. There is also an increasing number of Web materials in languages other than English.... read more.
Organizations and Agencies
Listed in this section are organizations and agencies that support cross-cultural understanding or produce materials for multicultural audiences.... read more.

 

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World Education
November 2000