Cultural psychiatry: research strategies and future directions.

@article{Kirmayer2013CulturalPR,
  title={Cultural psychiatry: research strategies and future directions.},
  author={Laurence J Kirmayer and Lauren Ban},
  journal={Advances in psychosomatic medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={33},
  pages={
          97-114
        }
}
This chapter reviews some key aspects of current research in cultural psychiatry and explores future prospects. The first section discusses the multiple meanings of culture in the contemporary world and their relevance for understanding mental health and illness. The next section considers methodological strategies for unpacking the concept of culture and studying the impact of cultural variables, processes and contexts. Multiple methods are needed to address the many different components or… CONTINUE READING
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