Cross Cultural Family Research and Practice

Written By W. Kim Halford
Cross Cultural Family Research and Practice
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 August 2020
  • ISBN : 0128154942
  • Pages : 762 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Cross Cultural Family Research and Practice written by W. Kim Halford which was release on 28 August 2020, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Cross-Cultural Family Research and Practice broadens the theoretical and clinical perspectives on couple and family cross-cultural research with insights from a diverse set of disciplines, including psychology, sociology, communications, economics, and more. Examining topics such as family migration, acculturation and implications for clinical intervention, the book starts by providing an overarching conceptual framework, then moves into a comparison of countries and cultures, with an overview of cross-cultural studies of the family across nations from a range of specific disciplinary perspectives. Other sections focus on acculturation, migrating/migrated families and their descendants, and clinical practice with culturally diverse families. Studies cultural influences in couple and family relationships Features a broadly interdisciplinary perspective Looks at how cultural differences affect how families are structured and function Explores why certain immigrant groups adapt better to new countries than others Discusses why certain countries are better at integrating immigrants than others

Cross Cultural Family Research and Practice

Cross Cultural Family Research and Practice
  • Author : W. Kim Halford,Fons Van De Vijver
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-28
  • Total pages : 762
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Cross-Cultural Family Research and Practice broadens the theoretical and clinical perspectives on couple and family cross-cultural research with insights from a diverse set of disciplines, including psychology, sociology, communications, economics, and more. Examining topics such as family migration, acculturation and implications for clinical intervention, the book starts by providing an ...

Expanding the Boundaries of Work Family Research

Expanding the Boundaries of Work Family Research
  • Author : Steven Poelmans,Jeffrey Greenhaus,Mireia Las Heras Maestro
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2013-01-02
  • Total pages : 366
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : "Offering a bold look at the future, this volume is a 'white book' for international work-family research and practice. It provides guidelines for future research, focusing on applied, international work-family research, with special attention to the cross-cultural dimension. With vision chapters written by thought leaders in the field, it is ...

Culture and Family

Culture and Family
  • Author : Professor of Psychology Terry S Trepper,Wen-Shing Tseng,Jing Hsu
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Discover brilliant insights on dealing with the cultural aspects of family mental health with this landmark guide. Culture and Family systematically reviews various dimensions of the family from a cross-cultural perspective, including system, development, behavior, and functioning. It then thoroughly examines the problems and dysfunctions that can occur in families ...

International Advances in Adoption Research for Practice

International Advances in Adoption Research for Practice
  • Author : Gretchen Miller Wrobel,Elsbeth Neil
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-03-30
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : This is a unique compilation of cross-cultural and international attitudes towards adoption research and outcomes. Whilst informal adoption of children has probably always existed across all human societies, this work is timely in that interest in the role of legal adoption as both a child welfare solution and as a ...

Handbook of Program Development for Health Behavior Research and Practice

Handbook of Program Development for Health Behavior Research and Practice
  • Author : Steve Sussman
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2000-11-09
  • Total pages : 584
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : The Handbook of Program Development for Health Behavior Research & Practice is intended to take the reader from program development theory through program activity analysis and selection, to immediate impact studies, and intermediate and long-term program outcome measurement....

Health Education Research Trends

Health Education Research Trends
  • Author : Peter R. Hong
  • Publisher : Nova Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : The field of health education is of prime importance in a rapidly changing world where computers and the internet make the possibilities almost limitless. The areas of dynamic impact include education and training of health professionals, patients, medical and other institutions of other higher learning, families of ill people, and ...

Immigrant and Refugee Youth and Families

Immigrant and Refugee Youth and Families
  • Author : Mo Yee Lee
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-05-19
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : The United States is known as a nation of immigrants. Over the years the composition of immigrants has significantly changed. From receiving immigrants from primarily Europe, the United States is now home to people from countries around the globe. One of the common challenges encountered by immigrant and refugee families ...

Immigrant and Refugee Youth and Families

Immigrant and Refugee Youth and Families
  • Author : Taylor & Francis Group
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-05-19
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : The United States is known as a nation of immigrants. Over the years the composition of immigrants has significantly changed. From receiving immigrants from primarily Europe, the United States is now home to people from countries around the globe. One of the common challenges encountered by immigrant and refugee families ...

Family Violence From a Global Perspective

Family Violence From a Global Perspective
  • Author : Sylvia M. Asay,John DeFrain,Marcee Metzger,Bob Moyer
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2013-06-17
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Focusing on family violence worldwide, Family Violence From a Global Perspective: A Strengths-Based Approach draws on the expertise of authors from 16 countries representing 17 cultures to tell the story of domestic violence in their respective parts of the world. This one-of-a-kind edited collection by Sylvia M. Asay, John DeFrain, Marcee Metzger, ...

Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity

Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity
  • Author : Linwood H. Cousins
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2014-09-05
  • Total pages : 1632
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity is the first encyclopedia to reflect the changes in the mission of human services professionals as they face today’s increasingly diverse service population. Diversity encompasses a broad range of human differences, including differences in ability and disability, age, education level, ethnicity, gender, geographic ...

The Oxford Handbook of Research Strategies for Clinical Psychology

The Oxford Handbook of Research Strategies for Clinical Psychology
  • Author : Jonathan S. Comer,Philip C. Kendall
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-03-26
  • Total pages : 476
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Mental health problems impose a staggering worldwide public health burden. Regrettably, whereas many sciences have been progressing for centuries (e.g., biology, chemistry) it is only recently that the strategies of science have been applied to the field of clinical psychology. At this relatively early stage in the science of ...

International Handbook of Cross Cultural Counseling

International Handbook of Cross Cultural Counseling
  • Author : Lawrence H. Gerstein
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2009-07-24
  • Total pages : 563
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : The Handbook of International Counseling is an effort to bring together the current practices, values, attitudes and beliefs about counseling from countries around the globe. The editors have selected leading experts in the field of counseling in a wide and culturally representative group of countries hroughout the world. This book ...

Multicultural Couple Therapy

Multicultural Couple Therapy
  • Author : Mudita Rastogi,Volker Thomas
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2008-12-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Most traditional couple therapy models are based on the Eurocentric, middle-class value system and are not effective for today's psychotherapists working in multicultural settings. Multicultural Couple Therapy is the first "hands-on" guide for integrating couple therapy with culture, race, ethnic identity, socioeconomic status, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, and immigration experiences. ...

Global Perspectives on Well Being in Immigrant Families

Global Perspectives on Well Being in Immigrant Families
  • Author : Radosveta Dimitrova,Michael Bender,Fons van de Vijver
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-13
  • Total pages : 338
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Global Perspectives on Well-Being in Immigrant Families addresses how immigrant families and their children cope with the demands of a new country in relation to psychological well-being, adjustment, and cultural maintenance. The book identifies cultural and contextual factors that contribute to well-being during a family’s migratory transition to ensure ...

Multicultural Couple Therapy

Multicultural Couple Therapy
  • Author : Mudita Rastogi,Volker Thomas
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2008-12-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0128154942
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Summary : Most traditional couple therapy models are based on the Eurocentric, middle-class value system and are not effective for today's psychotherapists working in multicultural settings. Multicultural Couple Therapy is the first "hands-on" guide for integrating couple therapy with culture, race, ethnic identity, socioeconomic status, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, and immigration experiences. ...