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African American Psychology
Theory, Research, and Practice

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September 1992 | 424 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This volume provides a comprehensive overview of research on the psychology of African Americans. Topics discussed include testing and measurement issues, child development, social behaviour, education, cognition, physiological functioning and clinical applications.

The articles were previously published in The Journal of Black Psychology.

Abridged Contents
Theory, Research and Practice
 
African American Families
 
African American Children
 
Cognitive and Measurement Issues
 
Differential Approaches in Psychology
 
Social and Health

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Ann Kathleen Hoard Burlew

Ann Kathleen Burlew, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychology at the University of Cincinnati. She received her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Michigan in 1974 and later completed postdoctoral training in clinical psychology. Her areas of specialization include health and social behavior, clinical psychology, and program evaluation, especially intervention research. Her current research interests include the efficacy of interventions for at-risk youth, efficacy of family interventions for children of substance abusers, the diagnosis of schizophrenia and other disorders in African American patients, the accuracy of self... More About Author

W . Curtis Banks

Harriette Pipes McAdoo

Harriette Pipes McAdoo is a University Distinguished Professor at Michigan State University, Department of Family and Child Ecology.  Previously, she was Professor at Howard University in the School of Social Work and Visiting Lecturer at Smith College, the University of Washington, and the University of Minnesota.  She is a Director of the Groves Conference on Marriage and the Family; was a National Adviser to the President of the White House Conference on Families; was former President and Board Member of the National Council on Family Relations; and was a member of the Governing Council of the Society for Research in Child... More About Author

Daudi Ajani Ya Azibo

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ISBN: 9780803947665
$92.00