Cross-Cultural Family Research and Practice
  • Release Date : 12 August 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Psychology
  • Pages : 762 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128154946
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Download or read book entitled Cross-Cultural Family Research and Practice by author: W. Kim Halford which was release on 12 August 2020 and published by Academic Press with total page 762 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Cross-Cultural Family Research and Practice broadens the theoretical and clinical perspectives on couple and family cross-cultural research with insights from a diverse set of disciplines, including psychology, sociology, communications, economics, and more. Examining topics such as family migration, acculturation and implications for clinical intervention, the book starts by providing an overarching conceptual framework, then moves into a comparison of countries and cultures, with an overview of cross-cultural studies of the family across nations from a range of specific disciplinary perspectives. Other sections focus on acculturation, migrating/migrated families and their descendants, and clinical practice with culturally diverse families. Studies cultural influences in couple and family relationships Features a broadly interdisciplinary perspective Looks at how cultural differences affect how families are structured and function Explores why certain immigrant groups adapt better to new countries than others Discusses why certain countries are better at integrating immigrants than others