ERIC Number: ED374190
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Race, Ethnicity, and Self: Identity in Multicultural Perspective.
Salett, Elizabeth Pathy, Ed.; Koslow, Diane R., Ed.
The impact that race and ethnicity have on an individual's identity development in the United States are explored through the theoretical framework, issues of dominance, identity development, and questions of biraciality. The following chapters address these issues: (1) "Identity, Self, and Individualism in a Multicultural Perspective" (Alan Roland); (2) "Psychosocial Identity Development in United States Society: Its Role in Fostering Exclusion of Cultural Others" (Carol H. Hoare); (3) "An Integrative View of Identity Formation: A Model for Asian Americans" (Larke Nahme Huang); (4) "African American Identity and Its Social Context" (Lee Jenkins); (5) "Quien Soy? Who Am I? Identity Issues for Puerto Rican Adolescents" (Iris Zavala Martinez); (6) "White Racial Identity Development in the United States" (Rita Hardiman); (7) "Growing up Biracial in the United States" (Robin Lin Miller and Mary-Jane Rotheram-Borus); (8) "Native American Indian Identity: A People of Many Peoples" (Roger Herring); and (9) "Vietnamese Amerasians: Dilemmas of Individual Identity and Family Cohesion" (Sarah Alexander). (SLD)
Descriptors: American Indians, Asian Americans, Blacks, Cultural Awareness, Ethnicity, Hispanic Americans, Multicultural Education, Multiracial Persons, Racial Differences, Racial Identification, Self Concept, Theories
National Multicultural Institute, 3000 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 438, Washington, DC 20008 ($19.95).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Multicultural Inst., Washington, DC.