Caribbean Families: Diversity Among Ethnic Groups

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List of Contributors
1 Overview Issues in Childhood Socialization in the Caribbean 1
2 Class, Race, and Gender Issues in Child Rearing in the Caribbean 25
3 Family Socialization in an East Indian Village in Guyana: A Focus on Fathers 57
4 Caribbean Fatherhood: Underresearched, Misunderstood 85
5 The Idea of Childhood and Age of Sexual Maturity Among Indians in Trinidad: A Sociohistorical Scrutiny 115
6 The Status of Child Care Supports for Jamaican Families 147
7 Raising Children With Disabilities in the Caribbean 177
8 The Impact of Parent-Child Socialization on the Development of Conduct Disorder in Jamaican Male Adolescents 205
9 Child Shifting: A Survival Strategy for Teenage Mothers 223
10 Issues of Reunification of Migrant West Indian Children in the United Kingdom 243
11 Mental Health Issues and Family Socialization in the Caribbean 259
12 Clinical Practice With Caribbean Immigrant Families in the United States: The Intersection of Emigration, Immigration, Culture, and Race 275
13 Toward and Integration: Diverse Issues in Examining Caribbean Families 305
Author Index 315
Subject Index 323
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