Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved volume 18, issue 4A, P165-183 2007 DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2007.0113 View full text
Kalahn. Taylor-Clark, Howard. Koh, K. Viswanath

Abstract: Despite a disproportionate burden of environmental hazards in lower socioeconomic positions (SEP) and racial/ethnic minority communities, research suggests that such communities may have concerns about environmental risks different from those of their higher SEP and White counterparts. These groups also face disproportionate barriers to accessing and utilizing public health information. Little work has focused on the environmental risk communication barriers that low-SEP minorities face. This paper reports on …

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