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Increasing multicultural understanding [electronic resource] :a comprehensive model / Don C. Locke.

By: Locke, Don C.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Multicultural aspects of counseling series: 1.Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1998Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 238 p.).ISBN: 9781452211213 (electronic bk.); 1452211213 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Cultural pluralism -- United States | Minorities -- United States | United States -- Ethnic relations | United States -- Race relations | Cultural Diversity -- United States | Minority Groups -- United States | Race Relations -- United States | Etnische groepen | Etnisch bewustzijn | Interculturele communicatie | Multikulturelle Gesellschaft | Nationale Minderheit | USA | Pluralism (Social sciences) -- United States | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies | Cultural pluralism | Ethnic relations | Minorities | Race relations | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 305.8/00973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction -- A model for multicultural understanding -- African Americans -- Old Order Amish -- Native American Indians -- Chinese Americans -- Japanese Americans -- Korean Americans -- Vietnamese in the United States -- Mexican Americans -- Puerto Rican Americans -- Jewishness in America -- Muslims in the United States -- Epilogue.
Summary: A best-seller in the first edition, Increasing Multicultural Understanding, Second Edition still presents its classic framework for critical observation with 10 elements, including history of oppression, religious practices, family structure, degree of acculturation, poverty, language and the arts, racism and prejudice, sociopolitical factors, child-rearing practices, and values and attitudes.Summary: Two new chapters focus on Muslims and Jews in America, while chapters on such specific groups as African Americans, Japanese Americans, Native American Indians, Vietnamese in the United States, and the Old Order Amish have been thoughtfully updated.
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Introduction -- A model for multicultural understanding -- African Americans -- Old Order Amish -- Native American Indians -- Chinese Americans -- Japanese Americans -- Korean Americans -- Vietnamese in the United States -- Mexican Americans -- Puerto Rican Americans -- Jewishness in America -- Muslims in the United States -- Epilogue.

A best-seller in the first edition, Increasing Multicultural Understanding, Second Edition still presents its classic framework for critical observation with 10 elements, including history of oppression, religious practices, family structure, degree of acculturation, poverty, language and the arts, racism and prejudice, sociopolitical factors, child-rearing practices, and values and attitudes.

Two new chapters focus on Muslims and Jews in America, while chapters on such specific groups as African Americans, Japanese Americans, Native American Indians, Vietnamese in the United States, and the Old Order Amish have been thoughtfully updated.

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