ERIC Number: EJ455379
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Implications of an Africentric Worldview in Reducing Stress for African American Women.
Jackson, Anita P.; Sears, Susan J.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v71 n2 p184-90 Nov-Dec 1992
Explores idea of an Africentric worldview as means for reducing stress among African-American women. Suggests that restructuring worldview can alter the cognitive appraisals of potential stressful situations. Proposes that Africentric worldview framework has potential to counter negative images that often result in stressful appraisals of oppressive and hostile environment. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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