Cultural Psychology Book
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Cultural Psychology


  • Author : Michael Cole
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 10 : 0674179560

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Cultural Psychology Book Description :

This monumental work takes up the odd dilemma of cultural psychology. The distinguished psychologist Michael Cole, known for his pioneering work in literacy, cognition, and human development, offers a full and multifaceted account of what the field of cultural psychology is what it has been, and what it can be.

Handbook of Cross cultural Psychology  Theory and method Book
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Handbook of Cross cultural Psychology Theory and method


  • Author : John W. Berry
  • Publisher : John Berry
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 406
  • ISBN 10 : 0205160743

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Handbook of Cross cultural Psychology Theory and method Book Description :

Part of a set containing the contributions of authors from a variety of nations, cultures, traditions and perspectives, this volume offers an up-to-date assessment of theoretical developments and methodological issues in the rapidly-evolving area of cross-cultural psychology.

Cross Cultural Psychology Book
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Cross Cultural Psychology


  • Author : John W. Berry
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2002-09-05
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 588
  • ISBN 10 : 0521646170

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Cross Cultural Psychology Book Description :

Substantially revised, best-selling textbook, two new chapters on emotion and language, user-friendly new format.

Cross Cultural Psychology Book

Cross Cultural Psychology


  • Author : Eric B. Shiraev
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-08-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 428
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134871315

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Cross Cultural Psychology Book Description :

Written in a conversational style that transforms complex ideas into accessible ones, this international best-seller provides an interdisciplinary review of the theories and research in cross‐cultural psychology. The book’s unique critical thinking framework, including Critical Thinking boxes, helps to develop analytical skills. Exercises interspersed throughout promote active learning and encourage class discussion. Case in Point sections review controversial issues and opinions about behavior in different cultural contexts. Cross‐Cultural Sensitivity boxes underscore the importance of empathy in communication. Numerous applications better prepare students for working in various multicultural contexts such as teaching, counseling, health care, and social work. The dynamic author team brings a diverse set of experiences in writing this book. Eric Shiraev was raised in the former Soviet Union and David Levy is from Southern California. Sensation, perception, consciousness, intelligence, human development, emotion, motivation, social perception, interaction, psychological disorders, and applied topics are explored from cross‐cultural perspectives. New to the 6th Edition: Over 200 recent references, particularly on studies of non-western regions such as the Middle East, Africa, Asia, & Latin America as well as the US and Europe. New chapter on personality and the self with an emphasis on gender identity. New or revised chapter opening vignettes that draw upon current events. More examples related to the experiences of international students in the US and indigenous people. Many more figures and tables that appeal to visual learners. New research on gender, race, religious beliefs, parenting styles, sexual orientation, ethnic identity and stereotypes, conflict resolution, immigration, intelligence, physical abuse, states of consciousness, DSM-5, cultural customs, evolutionary psychology, treatment of psychological disorders, and acculturation. Revised methodolog

Cultural Psychology  Cross cultural Psychology  and Indigenous Psychology Book
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Cultural Psychology Cross cultural Psychology and Indigenous Psychology


  • Author : Carl Ratner
  • Publisher : Nova Publishers
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 112
  • ISBN 10 : 1604561734

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Cultural Psychology Cross cultural Psychology and Indigenous Psychology Book Description :

Cultural psychology, cross-cultural psychology, and indigenous psychology are the major psychological approaches to studying the relationship between culture and psychology. The three approaches have developed in relative isolation from each other, and each has accumulated a substantial corpus of theoretical and empirical work. This new book compares the similarities and differences of the three approaches, and it assesses their strengths and weaknesses.

Handbook of Cross cultural Psychology  Basic processes and human development Book
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Handbook of Cross cultural Psychology Basic processes and human development


  • Author : John W. Berry
  • Publisher : John Berry
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 439
  • ISBN 10 : 0205160751

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Handbook of Cross cultural Psychology Basic processes and human development Book Description :

The second volume in a set of three, this text incorporates the views of authors from a variety of nations, cultures, traditions and perspectives. It summarizes research in the areas of basic processes and developmental psychology, adopting a dynamic, constructivist and socio-historical approach.

Handbook of Cultural Psychology  First Edition Book
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Handbook of Cultural Psychology First Edition


  • Author : Shinobu Kitayama
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2010-01-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 894
  • ISBN 10 : 9781606236550

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Handbook of Cultural Psychology First Edition Book Description :

Bringing together leading authorities, this definitive handbook provides a comprehensive review of the field of cultural psychology. Major theoretical perspectives are explained, and methodological issues and challenges are discussed. The volume examines how topics fundamental to psychology—identity and social relations, the self, cognition, emotion and motivation, and development—are influenced by cultural meanings and practices. It also presents cutting-edge work on the psychological and evolutionary underpinnings of cultural stability and change. In all, more than 60 contributors have written over 30 chapters covering such diverse areas as food, love, religion, intelligence, language, attachment, narratives, and work.

Understanding Cross Cultural Psychology Book

Understanding Cross Cultural Psychology


  • Author : Pittu Laungani
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2007-01-19
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 264
  • ISBN 10 : 0761971548

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Understanding Cross Cultural Psychology Book Description :

This unique textbook eloquently introduces students to international perspectives on cross-cultural psychology (both Eastern and Western cultures), adopting a truly accessible narrative approach throughout. The main thrust of the book's content is to discuss the framework of culture, family structure, health, and bereavement. Intercultural interaction—and all of their intersections—and consideration are also given to methodological and ethical research issues and their application to differing cultures.

Indigenous and Cultural Psychology Book

Indigenous and Cultural Psychology


  • Author : Uichol Kim
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-04-19
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 518
  • ISBN 10 : 0387286616

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Indigenous and Cultural Psychology Book Description :

Indigenous psychology is an emerging new field in psychology, focusing on psychological universals in social, cultural, and ecological contexts - Starting point for psychologists who wish to understand various cultures from their own ecological, historial, philosophical, and religious perspectives

Cross Cultural Psychology Book

Cross Cultural Psychology


  • Author : Kenneth D. Keith
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 744
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119438403

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Cross Cultural Psychology Book Description :

Explains and explores the important areas of psychology through a cultural perspective This book addresses key areas of psychology, placing them in cultural perspective via a comprehensive overview of current work integrating culture across the major subfields of psychological science. Chapters explore the relation of culture to psychological phenomena, starting with introductory and research foundations, and moving to clinical and social principles and applications. It covers the subfields that are of most importance to undergraduates and beginning graduates, such as consciousness, development, cognition, intelligence, personality, research methods, statistics, gender, personality, health, and well-being. Cross-Cultural Psychology: Contemporary Themes and Perspectives, 2nd Edition is richly documented with research findings and examples from many cultures, illuminating the strengths and limitations of North American psychology, while also highlighting the diversity and vitality of this fascinating field. The book offers many new chapters, in addition to fully updated ones from the previous edition. Starting with basic concepts in the subject, the book offers chapters covering ethnocentrism, diversity, evolutionary psychology, and development across cultures. It also examines education, dreams, language and communication issues, sex roles, happiness, attractiveness, and more. Provides a comprehensive overview of current work integrating culture across major subfields of psychological science Offers introductory chapters on topics such as cultural psychology and ethnocentrism, which provide a foundation for more specialized chapters in development, education, cognition, and beyond Features new chapters in areas such as cultural competence, culture and dreams, education across cultures, abnormality across cultures, and evolutionary psychology Presents chapters by some of the leading contributors to the fields of cultural and cross- cultural psychology Cross-Cultural P