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Contemporary African American Families
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Dorothy Smith-Ruiz, Sherri Lawson Clark, Marcia J. Watson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-04 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

For decades the black community has been perceived, both in the United States and around the world, as one which thinks alike, acts alike and lives alike - in poor and downtrodden environments. Following the persistent effects of the great recession and the American elections of 2008, now more than
African American Psychology
Language: en
Pages: 553
Authors: Faye Z Belgrave, Kevin W Allison
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-15 - Publisher: SAGE

This core textbook provides students with comprehensive coverage of African American psychology as a field. Each chapter integrates African and American influences on the psychology of African Americans, thereby illustrating how contemporary values, beliefs, and behaviors are derived from African culture translated by the cultural socialization experiences of African Americans
African American Families
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Angela J. Hattery, Earl Smith
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-19 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

"Bravo to the authors! They have done an excellent job addressing the issues that are critical to community members, policy makers and interventionists concerned with Black families in the context of our nation." —Michael C. Lambert, University of Missouri, Colombia "African American Families is a timely work. The strength of
African American Psychology
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: Belgrave, Faye Z Belgrave, Kevin W Allison
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: SAGE

'?This is the book that we have been waiting for - [i]t is a must read . . .'? - Harvette Grey, Ph.D., Past President, Association of Black Psychologists? "There is no book out there right now like this. . . [T]here is nothing as comprehensive.'? This would be a
Survival of the African American Family
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: K. Sue Jewell
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Jewell critically examines the social policies that arose from the civil rights movement, and the shifting policies of federal administrations from the 1960s onward.