This comprehensive workbook is designed to facilitate students' understanding and application of major concepts and principles of culture and psychology. This fully updated new edition features over 100 case studies, self-administered scales, mini-experiments, and library research projects, addressing topics such as culture, race/ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, and social class. Theoretical and guiding content is included in each chapter to embed the activities within key concepts and principles. In addition, the workbook is supported by a substantial Instructor's Manual that includes discussion questions, video recommendations, variations by course level, and suggestions for expanded writing assignments.
Designed to contribute to the inclusion of cultural perspectives in the psychology curriculum, Cross-Cultural Explorations provides students with hands-on experiences that facilitate the understanding and application of major concepts and principles in the study of culture and psychology. This is the perfect companion to students of cross-cultural, cultural, and multicultural psychology, as welll as indigenous psychology and psychological anthropology.
To the Student
To the Instructor
Chapter 1. The Concept of Culture
Chapter 2. Culture and Psychological Research
Chapter 3. Culture and Basic Processes
Chapter 4. Culture and Developmental Processes
Chapter 5. Personality, Emotion, and the Self in Cultural Context
Chapter 6. Health, Stress, and Coping across Cultures
Chapter 7. Culture and Social Behavior
Chapter 8. Intergroup Relations
Chapter 9. Intercultural Interaction
Appendix: Resources on Culture and Psychology