Unformatted text preview: poor themselves and simply trying to make ends meet? 3) Cohen Reading The connection in this study seems to be linked to the mentality of the neighborhood and its prevalence of STD’s. In a neighborhood that is poor but where neighbors to the best they can to look out for each other, keep their neighborhood clean, and keep their dignity despite not having many resources, the rates of STD’s was lowest. Conversely, in neighborhoods that were very disorderly, the rates were highest. What kind of policy intervention can be linked here? Will teaching residents why they should care about each other and their neighborhoods target the source of STD’s more than health interventions such as disease awareness? Is this a realistic goal?...
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- BASU, A
- James Thompson, actual neighborhood conditions