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“I am most enthusiastic about this book. I designed the course and was thrilled to see that I finally found a good PSYCHOLOGY book with these incredible authors who are so well-respected in their field.”

—Alyson L. Burns-Glover, Pacific University of Oregon

“Well-organized and comprehensive coverage of ethnic psychology.”

—Judith Chapman, Saint Joseph's University

This comprehensive, research-based text allows undergraduate psychology students to explore fundamental issues and methods that distinguish the field of ethnic psychology within mainstream psychology. Combining theory with practical examples, it examines ethnic identities, acculturation, and biculturalism, while aiming to increase readers' sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human behavior.

Key Features

Diverse authorship that includes respected African American, Latino, and Asian American researchers; Significant theoretical formulations (on ethnic identity, acculturation, biculturalism, ...

An Epilogue on the Future of Ethnic Psychology
An epilogue on the future of ethnic psychology

At this point, you have reached the final passages of this book and have learned a series of important facts about the psychology of ethnic minority groups in the United States. We hope you have gained an appreciation for the development and contributions of this field of study and the challenges that still remain in understanding the influence of culture and ethnicity and other identity dimensions on psychological functioning. Before we conclude, we would like to take this ...

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