In this module, you will continue to explore different aspects of the Japanese culture. As evidence of your progress, you will submit a paper addressing the constructs of Purnell’s model that are listed below. Subheadings should be used to address each requirement of the paper.

Assignment

Discuss the Nutrition construct of Purnell’s model as it relates to the Japanese culture and address each of the sub-constructs listed below:

Meaning of food
Common foods
Rituals
Deficiencies
Limitations
Health Promotion

Discuss the High-Risk behaviors construct of Purnell’s model as it relates to your selected culture and address each of the sub-constructs listed below:

Tobacco
Alcohol
Recreational drugs
Physical activity
Safety

Discuss the Death Rituals construct of Purnell’s model as it relates to the Japanese culture and address each of the sub-constructs listed below:

Death Rituals
Bereavement

Discuss the Spirituality construct of Purnell’s model as it relates to Japanese culture and address each of the sub-constructs listed below:

Religious practices
Use of prayer
Meaning of life
Individual strength
Spirituality and health