16. Race and Health Disparities

  1. Alan H. Goodman,
  2. Yolanda T. Moses and
  3. Joseph L. Jones

Published Online: 5 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118233023.ch16

Race: Are We So Different?

Race: Are We So Different?

How to Cite

Goodman, A. H., Moses, Y. T. and Jones, J. L. (eds) (2012) Race and Health Disparities, in Race: Are We So Different?, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Oxford. doi: 10.1002/9781118233023.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470657133

Online ISBN: 9781118233023



  • BiDil;
  • Blood pressure;
  • Environmental racism;
  • Health disparities;
  • Hypertension;
  • Racial discrimination;
  • Stress


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Race, Discrimination, and Stress

  • Race and Hypertension: The Cultural Meaning of Skin Color

  • Environmental Racism

  • BiDil and Race in Medicine

  • References

  • Susan Reverby, Concepts of Race, Practices of Racism

  • Further Reading