Cultural Diversity: A Primer for the Human Services / Edition 4

Cultural Diversity: A Primer for the Human Services / Edition 4

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by Jerry V. Diller
     
 

Diller has some 20 years of experience in teaching and consulting in diversity and inter-group relations in both public and private agencies and institutions, and in the clinical setting. The second edition of his text incorporates updated statistical demographics from the 2000 U.S. Census for the communities of color. The text also features expanded coverage on the… See more details below

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Diller has some 20 years of experience in teaching and consulting in diversity and inter-group relations in both public and private agencies and institutions, and in the clinical setting. The second edition of his text incorporates updated statistical demographics from the 2000 U.S. Census for the communities of color. The text also features expanded coverage on the development of self-esteem in children of color, models of racial identity development, and revision of the introductory culture-specific material in the chapters on Latino/a, Native American, African American, and Asian American clients. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780840032256
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/09/2010
Series:
Counseling Diverse Populations Series
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
853,810
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2What it means to be culturally competent9
Ch. 3Understanding racism, prejudice, and white privilege31
Ch. 4Understanding culture and cultural differences61
Ch. 5Children and parents of color83
Ch. 6Mental health issues112
Ch. 7Bias in service delivery136
Ch. 8Working with culturally different clients158
Ch. 9Addressing ethnic conflict, genocide, and mass violence176
Ch. 10Working with Latino/a clients : an interview with Roberto Almanzan200
Ch. 11Working with native American clients : an interview with Jack Lawson217
Ch. 12Working with African American clients : an interview with Veronique Thompson235
Ch. 13Working with Asian American clients : an interview with Dan Hocoy254
Ch. 14Working with white ethnic clients : an interview with the author274
Ch. 15Some closing thoughts289

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