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Increasing Multicultural Understanding : Multicultural Aspects of Counseling and Psychotherapy - Don C. Locke

Increasing Multicultural Understanding

Multicultural Aspects of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Paperback Published: 27th September 2013
ISBN: 9781412936583
Number Of Pages: 352

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In the third edition of Increasing Multicultural Understanding, Don C. Locke and Daryl F. Bailey provide current tools necessary to foster positive and productive relationships among culturally diverse populations. The book will encourage readers to explore their own cultural background and identity, and in the process, begin to better understand others.

A best-seller in the first and second editions, Increasing Multicultural Understanding, Third Edition will continue to present its classic framework for critical observation with at least 10 elements, including the history of oppression, religious practices, family structure, degree of acculturation, poverty, language and the arts, racism and prejudice, sociopolitical factors, child-rearing practices, and values and attitudes.

Increasing Multicultural Understanding provides both undergraduates and graduate students in multicultural education or counselling with invaluable skills. It also successfully crosses disciplines to a variety of other fields in which the demand to understand cultural membership is growing, and works well for courses that cover specific information on a number of cultural groups.

AcknowledgementsIntroductionChapter 1: A Model of Multicultural UnderstandingChapter 2: Native American IndiansChapter 3: Mexican AmericansChapter 4: Puerto Rican AmericansChapter 5: African AmericansChapter 6: Chinese AmericansChapter 7: Japanese AmericansChapter 8: Korean AmericansChapter 9: Vietnamese in the United StatesChapter 10: Jewishness in AmericaChapter 11: Muslims in the United StatesChapter 12: Social Justice in Education and CounselingEpilogueAuthor Bios

ISBN: 9781412936583
ISBN-10: 1412936586
Series: Multicultural Aspects of Counseling and Psychotherapy
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 27th September 2013
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.38
Edition Number: 3
Edition Type: Revised