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The psychology of ethnic groups in the United States / Pamela Balls Organista, Gerardo Marin, Kevin M. Chun.

Author:
Organista, Pamela Balls [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Thousand Oaks : Sage, c2010.
Description:
xviii, 405 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Summary note:
"This text allows students to explore fundamental issues and methods that distinguish the field of ethnic psychology within mainstream psychology. The authors focus on increasing readers' sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human behavior." "This book is designed for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in Multicultural Psychology, Psychology of Ethnic Groups, Minority Psychology, Cross-Cultural Psychology, and similar classes."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Ch. 1. Ethnic Diversity and Psychology -- Ch. 2. Basic Theoretical Concepts -- Ch. 3. Methodological Issues in Ethnic Psychology Research -- Ch. 4. Acculturation -- Ch. 5. Intersecting Identities: Racial, Ethnic, Gender, Sexual, and Class Dimensions -- Ch. 6. Family Structure, Relations, and Socialization -- Ch. 7. Social Behavior in an Ethnically Diverse Society -- Ch. 8. Physical Health -- Ch. 9. Psychological Distress and Treatment Issues -- Ch. 10. An Epilogue on the Future of Ethnic Psychology.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781412915403 (pbk.)
  • 1412915406 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2009002549
OCLC:
300462993
Related name:
RCP:
C - S