The Psychology of Blacks: An African-American Perspective

The Psychology of Blacks An African American Perspective For courses in Introduction to Psychology African American Psychology African American Studies Multicultural Counseling and Cross Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy This text highlights the limi

  • Title: The Psychology of Blacks: An African-American Perspective
  • Author: Joseph L. White Thomas A. Parham
  • ISBN: 9780137337910
  • Page: 126
  • Format: Paperback
  • For courses in Introduction to Psychology, African American Psychology, African American Studies, Multicultural Counseling and Cross Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy This text highlights the limitations of traditional psychological theories and approaches when applied to people of African descent It provides information on how the African Centered Perspective is defFor courses in Introduction to Psychology, African American Psychology, African American Studies, Multicultural Counseling and Cross Cultural Counseling and Psychotherapy This text highlights the limitations of traditional psychological theories and approaches when applied to people of African descent It provides information on how the African Centered Perspective is defined, as well as how it operates in the context of the African American family with regard to identity development, education, mental health, research, and managing contemporary issues It links the context of African American life to the traditions, values and spiritual essence of their African ancestors in an attempt to acknowledge the African worldview and assist the African American community in addressing some of the challenges they continue to face.

    One thought on “The Psychology of Blacks: An African-American Perspective”

    1. A slender book. I thought it was a pretty good introduction at the time. It's probably a bit dated now. I don't know if there are later editions available.

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