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application of social sciences and humanities toward understanding of medicine and healthcare

social medicine

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tools social science provide
mastering competencies and eptitude
developing a mroe critical and discerning medical science

analyzing health and illness

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being able to process all cascading information and pick up the right pieces of information to become effective in the task

eptitude

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social ecological model

Bronfenbenner's nested ecological model

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Bronfenbenner's nested ecological model
different levels for analysis

micro (interpersonal)
meso (organizational)
exo (community)
macro

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Bronfenbenner's nested ecological model levels
individual including the family

micro (interpersonal)

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Bronfenbenner's nested ecological model levels
institutions where enculturation and socialization take place

meso (organizational)

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Bronfenbenner's nested ecological model levels
large structures such as government

macro

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looking into meanings and experiences, how we make sense of the world and people

phenomenological/interpretivist perspective

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looking into how we socialize and network

social interactionist perspective

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looks at power relations across classes

political economy

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ongoing process by which individuals and systems respond respectfully and effectively to people of all cultures, languages, classes, races, sexes, ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual orientation, abilities

cultural competence

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recognizing different beliefs among the ethnicities

ethnicity

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recognizes different environmental and historical circumstances elicit different responses

cultural relativism

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judging other people's beliefs and practices using own cultural norms and standards
hampers development of cultural competence

ethnocentrism