Portland State University. Department of Speech Communication
Date of Publication
Master of Science (M.S.) in Speech Communication
Communication in medicine, Intercultural communication, Indians of North America -- Medical care -- Alaska, Eskimos -- Medical care -- Alaska
1 online resource (134 p.)
The purpose of this study is to investigate in what ways cultural value differences between Alaskan Native clients and non-Native health professionals affect the communicating of "wellness" concepts. Specifically, this study focuses on possible difference in the cultural value orientation of "Man's Relationship to Health."
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Allan, Janet A., "The communication of wellness concepts interculturally in an Alaskan health-care context" (1985). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 3427.