Health promotion and participatory action research with South Asian women.

@article{Choudhry2002HealthPA,
  title={Health promotion and participatory action research with South Asian women.},
  author={U K Choudhry and S Jandu and Jaskirat Mahal and Ranjit Singh and H Sohi-Pabla and B Mutta},
  journal={Journal of nursing scholarship : an official publication of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing},
  year={2002},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={75-81}
}
PURPOSE To examine South Asian immigrant women's health promotion issues and to facilitate the creation of emancipatory knowledge and self-understanding regarding health-promoting practices; to promote health education and mobilization for culturally relevant action. METHOD The study was based on critical social theory; the research model was participatory action research (PAR). Two groups of South Asian women (women from India and of Indian origin) who had immigrated to Canada participated… CONTINUE READING