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  1. Fulltext. The characteristics of northern black churches with community health outreach programs.

    Article - En anglais



    The Black church has a long history of addressing unmet health and human service needs, yet few studies have examined characteristics of churches involved in health promotion.


    Data obtained from a survey of 635 Black churches in the northern United States were examined.

    Univariate and multivariate statistical procedures identified eight characteristics associated with community health outreach programs: congregation size, denomination, church age, economic class of membership, ownership of church, number of paid clergy, presence of other paid staff, and education level of the minister.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Education sanitaire, Noir américain, Race, Négroïde, Eglise, Programme sanitaire, Etats Unis, Nord, Homme, Promotion santé, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health education, Black American, Race, Negroid, Church, Sanitary program, United States, North, Human, Health promotion, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0422432

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.