Multicultural Psychology

Multicultural Psychology

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This text introduces student to cultural and minority status issues in psychology, and the role of multicultural issues in mainstream research. It focuses on multiple cultural groups that co-exist in the United States, and the sociopolitical aspects of this co-existence. An emphasis on empirical research findings complements the a€œreal lifea€ relevance of multicultural psychology.A a€œculture-freea€ psychology will soon become obsolete (C. C. I. Hall, 1997; D. W. Sue, Bingham, Porche-Burke, aamp; Vasquez, 1999). According to the U.S. ... Although African Americans and Latina/Latino Americans combined constitute 25 % of the U.S. population, these two groups constitute only about 10a€“12% of students entering PhD programs in psychology (Maton et al., 2006). This percentage ofanbsp;...

Title:Multicultural Psychology
Author:Gordon Nagayama Hall
Publisher:Routledge - 2015-08-26


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