Issues and Trends in Community Health Essay
McLeroy, Norton, Kegler, Burdine, and Sumaya (2003), in Community-Based Interventions, provided a useful typology for contrasting perspectives in community focus for incorporation in interventions. The community was presented as a setting, a target, a resource, and an agent.
The application of these various perspectives results in a continuum of community-based interventions. In the light of the above statement, describe an affected community in these various roles in a major public health disaster in the U.S. We know of hurricanes Katrina and Rita and wildfires in California
. Feel free to cite personal examples or experiences to substantiate your claims. Your response should be a minimum of two pages in length exclusive of cover page and references. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations, per APA guidelines.