Sleep quality, beliefs and attitudes about sleep : a comparison of Caucasian Australian, Zimbabwean and Ghanaian black immigrants resident in Australia

Clever, McLytton Nkonde (2010) Sleep quality, beliefs and attitudes about sleep : a comparison of Caucasian Australian, Zimbabwean and Ghanaian black immigrants resident in Australia. Other Degree thesis, Victoria University.

Abstract

The aim of the present study was to explore ethnic differences in sleep quality as well as beliefs and attitudes about sleep in a community sample of Caucasian Australians (CAA), black immigrants from Zimbabwe (BZW) and those from Ghana (BGH), all currently resident in Australia.

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Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Psychology)

Item type Thesis (Other Degree thesis)
URI http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/16008
Subjects Current > FOR Classification > 1109 Neurosciences
Current > FOR Classification > 1608 Sociology
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
Keywords sleep, sleep quality, attitudes, beliefs about sleep, sleepiness, daytime functioning, insomnia, sleep patterns, mental health, abnormal psychology, sleep disorders, Caucasian Australians, Afro Australians, black immigrants, African immigrants, Zimbabweans, Ghanians, Australians, Australia, ethnicity, CAA, BZW, BGH
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