Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology

Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology

Author: Yo Jackson

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 9781452265568

Category: Psychology

Page: 536

View: 493

The Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology is the first authoritative guide to synthesize the dynamic field of multicultural psychology. This volume includes entries on a broad array of issues and covers the breadth of psychology viewed through the lens of the racial and ethnic minority experience. The Encyclopedia addresses culture across a broad spectrum of psychological perspectives and includes topics that are relevant to social psychology, cognitive psychology, environmental psychology, cross-cultural psychology, and clinical psychology.

Subject Encyclopedias: User guide, review citations

Subject Encyclopedias: User guide, review citations

Author: Allan Mirwis

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 157356298X

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 218

View: 230

This useful two-volume set will provide buyers of subject encyclopedias with a substantial amount of valuable information they can use in making their purchasing decisions. It will also provide all types of librarians and their patrons with a quick, one-stop method for locating the appropriate subject encyclopedias for their needs and for locating articles in the 100 encyclopedias. Librarians who specialize in bibliographic instruction will also find it to be a useful tool for teaching students how to locate needed information.

Encyclopedia of Multicultural Education

Encyclopedia of Multicultural Education

Author: Bruce M. Mitchell

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313300291

Category: Multicultural education

Page: 326

View: 849

The Encyclopedia of Multicultural Education has been created to provide educators with an easy to use single volume reference work. The encyclopedia consists of more than 400 terms, phrases, concepts, U.S. Supreme Court decisions, significant contributes to the American macro culture from the country's various racial and or ethnic backgrounds and key even and count cases related to multicultural education. Arranged alphabetically, each entry is define and or discussed in keeping with its relationship to multicultural education. (Taken from preface of the book).

Multicultural America: An Encyclopedia of the Newest Americans [4 volumes]

Multicultural America: An Encyclopedia of the Newest Americans [4 volumes]

Author: Ronald H. Bayor

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313357879

Category: Social Science

Page: 2334

View: 584

This encyclopedia contains 50 thorough profiles of the most numerically significant immigrant groups now making their homes in the United States, telling the story of our newest immigrants and introducing them to their fellow Americans. • Comprises contributions from 50 sociologists, anthropologists, historians, social scientists, and political scientists, many of whom are from the countries they discuss • Offers appealing sidebars featuring young people who represent the newest generation of American immigrants throughout the book • Provides maps showing where each country is located and photographs that accompany each essay, depicting cultural events and a young immigrant from that nation • Includes a glossary of important terms, a bibliography of sources, and a "Further Reading" section with each essay • Contains appendices of census statistics on American immigration • Presents a chronology of major historical events in each of the sending country's history

Encyclopedia of Multiculturalism: Ethnic and minority group names-Inner city

Encyclopedia of Multiculturalism: Ethnic and minority group names-Inner city

Author: Susan Auerbach


ISBN: PSU:000043807451

Category: Cultural pluralism

Page: 328

View: 987

Contains 1,438 alphabetically arranged articles that provide information on people, places, concepts, events, laws, and organizations that have shaped multiculturalism in the United States, and includes cross-references, a time line, a resource list, and other research aids.