Measurement and Development
Series: Monographs in Parenting Series
Although many researchers agree on a general definition of acculturation, the conceptualization and measurement of acculturation remain controversial. To address the issues, the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) sponsored a conference that brought together scholars...
Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge
The Importance of Cross-Cultural Research for the Social Sciences
As intercultural encounters between people in the modern world become more common, important questions have been raised about the nature of culture-specific differences and similarities. Focusing on the relationship between culture and human development, this timely book offers an interdisciplinary...
Published October 30th 2013 by Psychology Press
Researchers and theoreticians commonly acknowledge the profound impact of culture on all aspects of development. However, many in the field are often unaware of the latest cultural literatures or how development proceeds in places other than their home locations. This comprehensive handbook covers...
Published October 28th 2012 by Psychology Press
International Perspectives On Psychological Science (Volume 2)
This is the second of two volumes which together present the main contributions from the 29th International Congress of Psychology, held in Berlin in 2008, written by international leaders in psychology from around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and...
Published August 27th 2012 by Psychology Press
Acculturation, Identity, and Adaptation Across National Contexts
In this book, an international team of psychologists with interests in acculturation, identity, and development describe the experience and adaptation of immigrant youth, using data from over 7,000 immigrant youth from diverse cultural backgrounds living in 13 countries of settlement. Immigrant...
Published December 13th 2012 by Psychology Press
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