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The Resource Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology, Yolanda Kaye Jackson, editor, (electronic resource)

Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology, Yolanda Kaye Jackson, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology
Title
Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology
Statement of responsibility
Yolanda Kaye Jackson, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology is the first authoritative guide to synthesize the dynamic field of multicultural psychology. This volume includes entries on a broad array of issues and covers the breadth of psychology viewed through the lens of the racial and ethnic minority experience. The Encyclopedia addresses culture across a broad spectrum of psychological perspectives and includes topics that are relevant to social psychology, cognitive psychology, environmental psychology, cross-cultural psychology, and clinical psychology
  • Supports the notion that culture, and not race, is the best way to understand differences among individuals;therefore this volume focuses on culture to provide an index to the terms, concepts, and issues in the mainstream for the field. Presents a thorough overview of the psychology of racial, ethnic, and minority issues and covers all of the major ethnic groups and subgroups the United States. Includes topics on sociological issues as well as conceptual issues relevant to the field of multicultural psychology. Addresses topics as diverse as academic achievement, acculturation, affirmative action, community interventions, education, health, immigrants, prejudice, racial identity development, social ecology, stereotyping, teaching multiculturalism, tokenism, values, violence, worldviews, and more!
Additional physical form
Also available in print version.
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
155.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN502
LC item number
.E63 2006 EBOOK
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
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  • Jackson, Yo
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
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  • Ethnopsychology
  • Ethnic groups
  • Minorities
Label
Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology, Yolanda Kaye Jackson, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.credoreference.com/book/sagemultip
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Control code
9781849725644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781849725644
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
2 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)9781849725644
  • (OCoLC)755061924
  • (Credo)sagemultip2006
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Encyclopedia of multicultural psychology, Yolanda Kaye Jackson, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.credoreference.com/book/sagemultip
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Control code
9781849725644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781849725644
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
2 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)9781849725644
  • (OCoLC)755061924
  • (Credo)sagemultip2006
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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