Using an engaging storytelling approach, Culture and Psychology introduces students to culture from a scientific yet accessible point of view. Author Stephen Fox integrates art, literature, and music into each chapter to offer students a rich and complete picture of cultures from around the world. The text wholly captures students’ attention while addressing key concepts typically found in a Psychology of Culture or Cross-Cultural Psychology course. Chapters feature personalized, interdisciplinary stories to help students understand specific concepts and theories, and encourage them to make connections between the material and their own lives.

Research Considerations and Methods for Cultural Context

Research Considerations and Methods for Cultural Context

Learning Objectives

  • LO 3.1 Critique the issues that make culture a problematic topic for psychology.
  • LO 3.2 Summarize the history of cultural concerns in psychology.
  • LO 3.3 Differentiate the primary approaches to studying psychology and culture.
  • LO 3.4 Identify the particular ethical and practical concerns that must be considered regarding participants in cultural research.
  • LO 3.5 Evaluate the methodological considerations affecting the design and execution of psychological research in a cultural context.
  • LO 3.6 Discuss the ways culture may illuminate issues of replicability in psychological research.
  • LO 3.7 Review the ways the arts of a culture may be useful in psychological research.

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