Psychology of Blacks

Author: Thomas A Parham
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 131734507X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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For courses in Introduction to Psychology, African American Psychology, African American Studies, Multicultural Counseling and Cross Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy. This text highlights the limitations of traditional psychological theories and approaches when applied to people of African descent. It provides information on how the African Centered Perspective is defined, as well as how it operates in the context of the African American family with regard to identity development, education, mental health, research, and managing contemporary issues. It links the context of African American life to the traditions, values and spiritual essence of their African ancestors in an attempt to acknowledge the African worldview and assist the African American community in addressing some of the challenges they continue to face.

Psychology of Blacks Centering Our Perspectives in the African Consciousness

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1467225967
Format: PDF, ePub
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Psychology of Blacks, Centering Our Perspectives in the African Consciousness. In this book, you will learn topics such as Part III Chapter 8-11, plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Handbook of African American Psychology

Author: Helen A. Neville
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483350177
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The Handbook of African American Psychology provides a comprehensive guide to current developments in African American psychology. It presents theoretical, empirical, and practical issues that are foundational to African American psychology. It synthesizes the debates in the field and research designed to understand the psychological, cognitive, and behavioral development of African Americans. The breadth and depth of the coverage in this handbook offers both foundational material and current developments. Although similar topics will be covered in this text that are included in other works, this will be the only work in which experts in the field write on contemporary debates related to these topics. Moreover, the proposed text incorporates other issues that are typically not covered in related books. The contributing authors also identify gaps in the literature and point to future directions in research, training, and practice. Key Features: Contains the writings of renowned editors and contributors: The most well-respected and accomplished editors and authors in the area of African American psychology, and psychology in general, have come together to lend their expert analysis of issues and research in this field. Designed for course use: With a consistent format from chapter to chapter and sections on historical development, cutting-edge theories, assessment, intervention, methodology, and development issues, instructors will find this handbook appropriate for use with upper-level undergraduate and graduate-level classes Offers unique coverage: The authors discuss issues not typically found in other books on African American psychology, such as ethics, certification, the gifted and talented, Hip-Hop and youth culture, common misconceptions about African Americans, and within-group differences related to gender, class, age, and sexual orientation.

Black Man Emerging

Author: Joseph L. White
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135282641
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Psychological storms

Author: Thomas Anthony Parham
Publisher: African Amer Images
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This analysis discusses the conflicts that many African Americans endure as they struggle to balance two competing world views—African and European American.

Even the Rat was White a Historical View of Psychology

Author: Robert V. Guthrie
Publisher: Pearson College Division
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Even The Rat Was White views history from all perspectives in the quest for historical accuracy. Histories and other background materials are presented in detail concerning early African-American psychologists and their scientific contributions, as well as their problems, views, and concerns of the field of social psychology. Archival documents that are not often found in mainstream resources are uncovered through the use of journals and magazines, such as the Journal of Black Psychology, the Journal of Negro Education, and Crisis.