Grounded in the personal narratives of twenty interracial couples with multiracial children, this volume uniquely explores interracial couplesa encounters with racism and discrimination, partner difference, family identity, and counseling and therapy. It intimately portrays how race, class, and gender shape relationship dynamics and a partneras sense of belonging. Assessment tools and intervention techniques help professionals and scholars work effectively with multiracial families as they negotiate difference, resist familial and societal disapproval, and strive for increased intimacy. The book concludes with a discussion of interracial couples in cinema and literature, the sensationalization of multiracial relations in mass media, and how to further liberalize partner selection across racial borders.7. (RE)PRESENTATIONS OF INTERRACIAL COUPLES IN CINEMA invested time and energy in articulating helpful responses to demanding or unfamiliar inquiries. 4. A NEXUS OF BORDERS: THE NEXT GENERATION, AND INTERSECTIONS OF RACE, CLASS, AND GENDER 1 . Fanon discussed the idea of ... See Maria Roota#39;s Racially Mixed People in America (1992) and Lovea#39;s Revolution (2001).
|Title||:||Interracial Couples, Intimacy, and Therapy|
|Author||:||Kyle D. Killian|
|Publisher||:||Columbia University Press - 2013-10-15|