Explorations in Cultural Competence Journeys to the Four Directions

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Pub. Date: 2004-05-19
Publisher(s): Brooks Cole
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I. REFLECTING ON THE PAST. Introduction. 1. Social Work History and Cultural Diversity. II. THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS. 2. Cultural Identity: Theories and Implications. 3. Self Reflection and Beyond: The Challenges of Examining Cultural Diversity Honestly. 4. Striving for Cultural Competence. III. AN OVERVIEW OF SELECT CULTURAL GROUPS. 5. Native Americans. 6. African Americans. 7. Latinos. 8. Asian Americans. 9. Pacific Islanders. 10. Jewish Americans. 11. Arab Americans. 12. Immigrants and Refugees. IV. LOOKING TOWARD THE FUTURE. 13. Advocating for Change.

Table of Contents

Reflecting on the Past
Social Work History and Cultural Diversity
Theoretical Foundations
Cultural Identity: Theories and Implications
Self Reflection and Beyond: The Challenges of Examining Cultural Diversity Honestly
Striving for Cultural Competence
An Overview of Select Cultural Groups
Native Americans
African Americans
Asian Americans
Pacific Islanders
Jewish Americans
Arab Americans
Immigrants and Refugees
Looking Toward the Future
Advocating for Change
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