Margaret M. Andrews, PhD, RN, CTN, FAAN and Joyceen S. Boyle, PhD, RN, CTN, FAAN
    Transcultural Concepts in Nursing Care, 7th edition (2016).  Philadelphia:  Wolters Kluwer.  ISBN 13:978-14551-0397-8.
      To read the first chapter for free, clink on

Josepha Campinha-Bacote, PhD, APRN, BC, CNS, CTN, FAAN:

Joyce Newman Giger and Ruth Elaine Davidhiza
    The Giger and Davidhizar Transcultural Assessment:
    Joyce Newman Giger and Ruth Elaine Davidhizar (Adapted in Table 2-2 on the SAMSHA's National Mental Health and
    Information Center Website, "Developing Cultural Competence in Diaster Mental Health Programs: Guiding Principles and
    Recommendations."  A complete description of the model can be found in Transcultural Nursing: Assessment and Intervention.

Dr. Marianne Jeffreys:
    Marianne R. Jeffreys - TCNS scholar and NE Chapter President - New book release -- "Teaching Cultural Competence in Nursing
    and Health Care: Inquiry, Action, and Innovation", 3rd Edition (2016), New York: Springer Publishing.
    Based on proven research, this textbook is a unique “how-to” for nursing faculty called upon to educate students, nurses, and
    other health care providers on how to provide optimal care for culturally diverse populations. It offers a systematic approach
    featuring ready-to-use materials for planning, implementing, and evaluating cultural competence education strategies and
    programs. A wealth of practical information on all aspects of culturally competent communication and treatment—in both
    classroom and workplace settings--is supplemented with an assessment and evaluation toolkit that can be adapted for all
    educational levels.

Madeleine M. Leininger PhD, RN, FAAN
    Culture Care Diversity and Universality: A Worldwide Nursing Theory, Second Edition .  Jones and Bartlett Publishers is based in
    Sudbury, Massachusetts, and the website is .  A direct link to the online catalog page for the book authored by  
    Madeleine M. Leininger, PhD, RN, FAAN, and  Marilyn McFarland, PhD, RN, CTN book is: http://www.jbpub.

    Sunrise Enabler

Larry D. Purnell, PhD, RN, FAAN:
    Transcultural Health Care : A Culturally Competent Approach  4th Edition
    Uses the Purnell twelve-step model to organize the discussion of each cultural group, looking at the following factors:  
    Inhabited localities, topography, and overview;  Communications; Family roles and organization; Workforce issues; Biocultural
    ecology; High-risk behaviors; Nutrition; Pregnancy and childbearing practices; Death rituals; Spirituality; Health-care practices;
    Health-care practitioners.  Includes multiple vignettes in each culture-based chapter clearly illustrating situations and issues
    across the nursing continuum. Provides expanded focus on evidence-based practice. Offers full-chapter coverage of 18
    additional cultures online at DavisPlus with one-page abstracts in the book appendix.
    Featues knowledge and understanding questions. - See more at:

Guide to Culturally Competent Health Care  3rd Edition

Dr. Marilyn Ray:

Stephanie M. Schim, PhD, RN Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI
    Ardith Doorenbos, PhD, RN University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle
    Ramona Benkert, PhD, RN Wayne State University, College of Nursing, Detroit
    June Miller, PhD, RN Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD
         Link to the article:

Dr. Rachel E. Spector:
    Eighth edition of Cultural Diversity in Health and Illness.  The text continues to promote an awareness of the dimensions and
    complexities involved in caring for people from diverse cultural backgrounds and examines the differences in the HEALTH - the
    balance of the person, both within one’s being, physical, mental, and spiritual—and in the outside world—natural, communal, and
    metaphysical - beliefs and practices existing within North America.   Features include – a student resource page that is an online
    study guide that further enriches learning as it features chapter objectives and outlines, a glossary, provocative exercises,
    activities, and readings that faciltate climbing the steps to CulturalCompetency; and the CulturalCare Museum with the book’s
    grey tone illustrations in color.  There is also a faculty  teaching manual, power points and test bank available.  Website: http:

The Core Curriculum for Transcultural Nursing and Health Care (2010) by Douglas & Pacquiao can now be
ordered on 420 pages. References available on web with purchase of book. Paperback. URL is:
The ISBN for the Core Curriculum for Transcultural Nursing and Health Care  is:  1-4129-9249-4
Contact SAGE Publications to order your copy at 800‐818‐SAGE (7243), or email:
Individual Chapters.  Login to the Journal of Transcultural Nursing hosted on SAGE Journals Online to purchase those
chapters that are most relevant to your practice: