The study of racial and ethnic relations has become one of the most studied aspects in sociology and sociological research. In both North America and Europe, many ???traditional??? cultures are feeling threatened by immigrants from Latin America, Africa and Asia.
Sociology is at the hub of the human sciences concerned with racial and ethnic relations. Since this discipline is made of multiple paradigms and methodological orientations it has been able to make relevant contributions to disciplines ranging from individual psychology, social psychology, and psychiatry, to economics, anthropology, linguistics, cultural studies, health care delivery and education.
The changing field of the sociology of racial and ethnic relations ' the perceived threat of Latin America, Africa, and Asia of North American and European 'œtraditional'� cultures. ' Racial and Ethnic relations and methodological orientations and their contributions to: individual psychology, social psychology, psychiatry, economics, anthropology, linguistics, cultural studies, health care delivery, and education ' racial and ethnic inequality within the healthcare system and 'œcultural competence'� to enhance racial and ethnic relations through health education institutions and health service delivery ' Future of the sociology of racial and ethnic relations.
Series: Handbooks of Sociology and Social Research
Number Of Pages: 494
Published: 2nd August 2010
Publisher: SPRINGER VERLAG GMBH
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.78
Weight (kg): 0.87