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1)healthcare beliefs -are maintain harmony of body,mind,and spirit. Illness can be prevented by diet ,rest ,and cleanliness.
2)common gestures and eye contact-African American's may use brief eye contact ,but then look away to indicate respect and attentiveness.
3)personal space and touch-African americans prefer space (approximately 2-6 feet) during interactions, but do not hesitate to shake hands as a greeting.
1)healthcare beliefs-health is state of physical and spiritual harmony with nature.
2)family organization & eye contact-Asian is generally the extended family and frequently, several different generations live in the same house hold.
3)common gestures & eye contact-Asian Americans this can represent a strong threat. Even the hand gestures for ok can be found insulting to Asians americans consider, direct eye contact to be rude.
4)personal space & touch-Asian American will stand closer , but usually do not touch during a conversation. Kissing and hugging is reserved for intimate relationships and is never done in public view.
1)healthcare beliefs-health can be maintained by diet, rest, and exercise immunizations and preventive practices help maintain health.
2)family org.& language-Hispanic is generally the extended family, and frequently, several different generations live in the same household.
3)common gestures & eye contact-most European americans regard eye contact during a conversation as indicative of interest and trustworthiness.
4)personal space & touch-European American prefer some space (approximately 2-6 feet)during interactions bit do not hesitate to shake hands as a greeting.
1)health belief-health is reward from god. Health is good luck balance between hot and cold forces.
2)family org.& language-Hispanic generally the extended family, and frequently, several different generations live in the same household.
3)common gestures & eye contact-Hispanic americans may use brief eye contact but then look away to indicate respect and attentiveness
4)personal space & touch-Hispanic American are also comfortable with close contact and use hugs and handshakes to greet others.
1)health beliefs-health is caused by spiritual causes. cleanliness essential for male individuals dominate and make decisions on healthcare.
2)family org & languages -men have the power and authority. And women are expected to be obedient
3)common gestures & eye contact
4)personal space & touch -in some middle eastern countries , men may not touch female individuals who are not immediate family members ,and only men may shake hands with other men.
4)personal space & touch-Arabs are very close contact group, they touch, feel, and smell people with whom they interact.
1)health care beliefs-health is harmony between man and nature. Balance among body , mind, and sprit.
2)family org & languages-is generally the extended family, and frequently, several different generations live in the same household.
3)common gestures & eye contact-native americans may use peripheral(side) vision and avoid direct eye contact. they may regard direct stares as hostile and threatening
4)personal space & touch-
for native americans personal space is important, but they will lightly touch another person's hand during greeting.
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