ERIC Number: ED098275
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
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Asian-Americans: Psychological Perspectives.
Sue, Stanley, Ed.; Wagner, Nathaniel N., Ed.
The contents of this book, the purpose of which is the integration of research findings with impressionistic material to provide a better understanding of Asian-Americans, are organized into five parts. Among the five articles included in Part 1, "Introductory Section," are: "The Jap Image," D. Ogawa; "The Evacuation: Impact on the Family," James K. Morishima; and, "A White View of American Racism," Nathaniel N. Wagner. Among the five articles constituting Part 2, "Assimilation and Sex Roles," are: "Ethnic Identity": Honolulu and Seattle Japanese-Americans," G.M. Matsumoto, G.M. Meridith, and M. Masuda; and, "Sex Temperament Among Japanese-American College Students in Hawaii," G. M. Meredith. Among the six articles included in Part 3, "Personality," are: "Acculturation and Personality among Japanese-American College Students in Hawaii," G. M. Meredith and C. G. W. Meredith; and, "Chinese-American Personality and Mental Health," S. Sue and D. W. Sue. Among the five articles constituting Part 4, "Mental Health," are: "Japanese-American Crime and Delinquency," H. H. L. Kitano; and, "Juvenile Delinquency in San Francisco's Chinese-American Community: 1961-1966," K. A. Abbott and E. L. Abbott. Among the six articles included in Part 5, "Contemporary Issues," is "The New Asian-American Woman," I. Fujitomi and D. Wong. (Author/JM)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Asian Americans, Crime, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Relations, Ethnic Studies, Mental Health, Minority Groups, Personality, Psychological Characteristics, Psychological Studies, Sex Discrimination, Sex Role, Social Problems, Sociocultural Patterns
Science and Behavior Books, Inc., Palto Alto, California 94306 ($5.95)
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