Handbook of Asian American Psychology / Edition 1

Handbook of Asian American Psychology / Edition 1

by Lee C. Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761921184

ISBN-13: 9780761921189

Pub. Date: 07/21/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This comprehensive volume, now available in paperback, examines current research and constructs necessary for improving our understanding of Asian Americans. The contributors focus on a wide range of topics, including racism, family violence, addictive behaviours, interracial marriage, academic achievement, interpersonal relationships, career development and mental

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This comprehensive volume, now available in paperback, examines current research and constructs necessary for improving our understanding of Asian Americans. The contributors focus on a wide range of topics, including racism, family violence, addictive behaviours, interracial marriage, academic achievement, interpersonal relationships, career development and mental health.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761921189
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/21/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
600
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - Dick Suinn
An Overview - Lee C Lee
Research Methods - Jeffrey S Tanaka et al
The Construct Validity of Self-Identity and its Psychological Implications
PART ONE: LIFE COURSE DEVELOPMENT
Families - Barbara Yee, Larke Huang and Angela Lew
Life-Span Socialization in a Cultural Context
Psychosocial Status of Children and Youths - Lee C Lee and Ginny Zhan
The Elderly - Paul Wong and Victor Ujimoto
Their Stress, Coping and Mental Health
Women - Maria Root
Interracial Marriages - Harry Kitano, Diane Fujino and Jane Takahashi Sato
Where are the Asian Americans and where are they going?
Multiracial Americans - Maria Root
Changing the Face of Asian America
Ethnic Identity - David Sue, Winnie Mak and Derald Sue
Academic Achievement and Performance - Jayjia Hsia and Samuel Peng
Career Development and Vocational Behaviours - Frederick Leong
PART TWO: SOCIAL AND PERSONAL ADJUSTMENT
Racism - Kathleen Young and David Takeuchi
Internment and Intergenerational Relations - Donna Nagata
Psychopathology - Kevin Chun et al
Mental Health Services and Treatment - Jean Chin
Family Violence - Joyce Lum
Addictive Behaviors - Nolan Zane and Jeannie Huh-Kim

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