Susan J Shaw

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Chronic disease self-management and health literacy in four ethnic groups
    Susan J Shaw
    School of Anthropology, PO Box 210030, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    J Health Commun 17:67-81. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Consistency in attitudes across cancer screenings in medically underserved minority populations
    Susan J Shaw
    School of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:165-71. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Public citizens, marginalized communities: the struggle for syringe exchange in Springfield, Massachusetts
    Susan J Shaw
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    Med Anthropol 25:31-63. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The role of culture in health literacy and chronic disease screening and management
    Susan J Shaw
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:460-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The logic of identity and resemblance in culturally appropriate health care
    Susan J Shaw
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Health (London) 14:523-44. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The ethical self-fashioning of physicians and health care systems in culturally appropriate health care
    Susan J Shaw
    School of Anthropology, University of Arizona, P O Box 210030, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 35:236-61. 2011

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Chronic disease self-management and health literacy in four ethnic groups
    Susan J Shaw
    School of Anthropology, PO Box 210030, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    J Health Commun 17:67-81. 2012
    ..It also discusses the culturally variable health beliefs identified among participants interviewed that may play important roles in their chronic disease self-management practices...
  2. doi request reprint Consistency in attitudes across cancer screenings in medically underserved minority populations
    Susan J Shaw
    School of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:165-71. 2012
    ..Qualitative interviews indicate the importance of information circulated through social networks in shaping attitudes towards cancer screenings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Public citizens, marginalized communities: the struggle for syringe exchange in Springfield, Massachusetts
    Susan J Shaw
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    Med Anthropol 25:31-63. 2006
    ..These arguments about addiction, HIV, and community both index and turn on the unique relationships with government experienced by a range of social actors...
  4. doi request reprint The role of culture in health literacy and chronic disease screening and management
    Susan J Shaw
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:460-7. 2009
    ..This paper proposes key aspects of the intersection between health literacy and culturally varying beliefs about health which merit further exploration...
  5. doi request reprint The logic of identity and resemblance in culturally appropriate health care
    Susan J Shaw
    Department of Anthropology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Health (London) 14:523-44. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The ethical self-fashioning of physicians and health care systems in culturally appropriate health care
    Susan J Shaw
    School of Anthropology, University of Arizona, P O Box 210030, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 35:236-61. 2011
    ..We argue that the hybrid formation of culturally appropriate health care is becoming detached from its social justice origins as it becomes rationalized by and more firmly embedded in the operations of the health care marketplace...

Research Grants9

  1. The Impact of Cultural Differences on Health Literacy & Chronic Disease Outcomes
    Susan Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Focus groups, ethnographic interviews, chronic disease diaries and home observations with a subsample of patients will provide greater contextualization and detail, aiding in survey development and the interpretation of survey findings. ..
  2. Community Organizations in Syringe Exchange in Springfi
    Susan Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To examine community opinions on needle exchange and other aspects of IDU-targeted HIV prevention through quantitative surveys. ..
  3. The Impact of Cultural Differences on Health Literacy & Chronic Disease Outcomes
    Susan Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....