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Asian perspectives on psychology

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Published by Sage Publications in New Delhi, Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Psychology -- Asia,
    • Philosophy, Asian

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementeditors, Henry S.R. Kao, Durganand Sinha.
      SeriesCross-cultural research and methodology series ;, v. 19
      ContributionsKao, Henry S. R., 1940-, Sinha, Durganand.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF108.A8 A86 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL994826M
      ISBN 100803992939
      LC Control Number96033402

      The combination of these factors meant that out of the 3, doctorates awarded in psychology between and from the ten most prestigious universities in the nation, only eight were awarded to black candidates. Russ Evans, Dr. Spalding Often considered the father of Black psychologists, Sumner structured the psychology program, teaching not only the ideas of Edward TitchenerJohn Watsonand Sigmund Freudbut a myriad of courses in topics such as learningpersonalitymental hygiene, and experimental psychology. He has conducted research into the overlap of ASD, ADHD, and bipolar disorder; psychopharmacology and rare diseases in the context of Rett syndrome, mucopolysaccharidoses, septo-optic dysplasia, and other rare diseases.

      Kimmel and Linda D. More Asian countries than ever before are contributing to psychology at an ever increasing rate. Essentially, these kinds of practices are relying on the fact that behaviour can be trained and conditioned, and we can predictably expect certain results. It covers many issues in the African American society, such as, HIV, sickle cell disease, racial identity, African American children, and substance abuse prevention. Similarly, trainers and educators responsible for training in related mental health disciplines, mental health agencies and other venues that deliver psychological services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgendered individuals have been appropriately challenged to make training competent practitioners a priority.

      Current perspectives and key findings from the psychological literature as well as content from Asian American Studies and related disciplines history, literature, media, etc. Kevin Cokley: An African American psychologist, scholar, and professor who embraces a collectivist worldview Beverley Greene: Greene has her PhD in clinical psychology and has published over psychological articles. His books listed in the section 'Complete Works of Durganand Sinha' in this volume have left his name permanently in the field of psychology of social sciences. Fox 8. Helen A.


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Asian perspectives on psychology book

The various sections deal with important topics in child and adolescent psychiatry: the current understanding of mental disorders and the ways in which possible influences might work in the development of psychopathology; substance use disorders, their neurobiological correlates and implications for the developing brain; early environmental influences in the psychopathology of psychiatric disorders in children; issues of parenting, child rearing and cultural practices in Asia, which influence personality development and adaptation; life-long impact of early parental loss; early diagnosis and intervention in recognizing and treating psychopathology; psychopharmacology of neurodevelopmental disorders in children; non-pharmacological treatments for children; mental health gap, and telepsychiatry as an innovative model to provide services for children; and a pressing need for a comprehensive child mental health policy across nations.

The chapters provide accurate and detailed accounts of the current state of knowledge integrating research approaches and findings from clinical studies. Each has their strengths and weaknesses, theories that have been subsequently quashed and ideas that have never been bettered. Michael Bailey 3.

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Green 9. Excellent material He formulated a model for community-based psychology. The book contains several chapters of great merit and thus is worth possessing' - Economic and Political Weekly From the Publisher. This book endeavours to do exactly this while hoping that the exercise will allow unities to emerge, and at the same time permit diversities to coexist Essentially, it attempts to explain how our brain effects our behaviour.

Hancock 6. Thus, this trait was passed onto future generations. The survey revealed that fourteen of fifty colleges had a department in psychology and that theoretical and lab courses were rare. The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules About this book This is a comprehensive volume on issues and concerns relating to child and adolescent mental health in Asia, which includes contributions from experts in child psychiatry from Asia and other parts of the world.

Robert Green, Dr. The great majority of the contributors have also taught Asian American psychology, further enhancing the text's accessibility. Sylvia O'Bradovich, Dr.

Kwame Gyekye : Ghanaian philosopher and an important figure in the development of African Psychology. She is a recognized leader and resource person in mental health and child mental health in India and the world. He is a strong critic of the Eurocentric approach of psychopathology.

Howard's successes were due largely to the efforts of Francis Cecil Sumner. It is without morality and works according to the pleasure principle, seeking instant gratification. It is also a collection of mostly useful reviews of the most recent psychological research done of Asian people in the vein of indigenous psychology whcih advocates psychological research of people from their own cultural perspective The book attempts to bridge the gap between western and eastern psychologies Wade Nobles, Dr.

Their efforts need to be appreciated. Free shipping for individuals worldwide Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days. Joseph Akward, Dr. The Journal publishes empirical, theoretical, methodological, and practice oriented articles and book reviews covering topics relevant to Asian American individuals and communities, including prevention, intervention, training, and social justice.

This book opens with a review of the roots of Asian American Psychology including a history of Asian Americans in the U.

In addition he is the creator of the Azibo Nosology, a diagnostic system of mental disorders directly linked to African-centered personality theory. Guthrie's book, Even the Rat Was White, where he deconstructed mistruths and celebrates under-appreciated black psychologists.

Wieringa Many practitioners who have had no training in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgendered Psychology find themselves confronted with clients whom they feel ill equipped to address. This book endeavours to do exactly this while hoping that the exercise will allow unities to emerge, and at the same time permit diversities to coexist(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Focusing on what makes psychology in Asia distinct from that in the West, the contributors to this volume present perspectives and approaches to psychological knowledge as practised in Asian countries.

The text concludes with an examination of the physical and psychological well-being of Asian Americans and avenues for coping and hildebrandsguld.com ground-breaking volume is intended as an undergraduate/beginning graduate level introductory textbook on Asian American psychology taught in departments of psychology Asian American and/or ethnic studies.

This book brings together state-of-the-art research on successful aging in Asian populations and highlights how the factors that contribute to successful aging differ from those in the West.

“My interest has always been in the place where sex and race are both obscenely conspicuous and yet consciously suppressed, largely because of the liminal place that the Asian man occupies in the midst of it: an “honorary white” person who will always be denied the full perquisites of whiteness; an entitled man who will never quite be regarded or treated as a man; a nominal minority.

Oct 06,  · Asian American Psychology: Current Perspectives - Ebook written by Nita Tewari, Alvin N. Alvarez.

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Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while. This is a comprehensive volume on issues and concerns relating to child and adolescent mental health in Asia, which includes contributions from experts in child psychiatry from Asia and other parts of the world.

The chapters provide accurate and detailed accounts of the current state of knowledge.