Ecological Perspective

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Multi-Level Perspective


The Ecological Perspective views smaller systems as interrelated with and nested within successfully larger systems. The individual is viewed within meso systems that are interconnected with one another (house, neighborhood, support network), which are nested with larger macro systems of race, gender, social capital, and social class.


Public Health Social Capital Social Policy Social Class Large System 
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