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The Resource Ethnocultural perspectives on disasters and trauma : foundations, issues, and applications, edited by Anthony J. Marsella ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Ethnocultural perspectives on disasters and trauma : foundations, issues, and applications, edited by Anthony J. Marsella ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

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Ethnocultural perspectives on disasters and trauma : foundations, issues, and applications
Title
Ethnocultural perspectives on disasters and trauma
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foundations, issues, and applications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony J. Marsella ... [et al.]
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Language
eng
Summary
Crises do not occur in cultural vacuums, but help often does. Lack of cultural understanding, sensitivity, and competencies can hamper and even harm professional response to disasters. To help and heal, one must know and understand the cultural background of disaster victims. This text offers readers knowledge in these areas of disaster response
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Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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International and cultural psychology series
Ethnocultural perspectives on disasters and trauma : foundations, issues, and applications, edited by Anthony J. Marsella ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
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Ethnocultural perspectives on disasters and trauma : foundations, issues, and applications, edited by Anthony J. Marsella ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Essential concepts and foundations / Anthony J. Marsella ... [et al.] -- Promoting disaster recovery in ethnic-minority individuals and communities / Fran H. Norris and Margarita Alegría -- Meeting the physical, psychological, and social needs of African Americans following a disaster / Steven B. Carswell and Melisssa A. Carswell -- Essential information for disaster management and trauma specialists working with American Indians / Jeannette L. Johnson ... [et al.] -- Arab Americans : understanding their challenges, needs, and struggles / Naji Abi-Hashem -- Asian Indians : cultural considerations for disaster workers / B.J. Prashantham -- Caribbean blacks : (Haitians, Jamaicans, Virgin Islanders, Eastern Caribbean) responses to disasters in cultural context / G. Rita Dudley-Grant and Wayne Etheridge -- Chinese Americans : guidelines for disaster mental health workers / Frederick T.L. Leong and Szu-Hui Lee -- The Kanaka Maoli : native Hawaiians and their testimony of trauma and resilience / Laurie D. McCubbin, Michele E. Ishikawa, and Hamilton I. McCubbin -- Mexicans, Mexican Americans, Caribbean, and other Latin Americans / Patricia Arredondo, Veronica Bordes, and Freddy A. Paniagua -- Working with Vietnamese Americans in disasters / Aaron S. Kaplan and Uyen Kim Huynh -- Culture, trauma, and the treatment of post-traumatic syndromes : a global perspective / John P. Wilson -- A brief list of disaster-related vocabulary terms -- Summary and overview of disasters in developing countries / Fran H. Norris -- Disaster rescue and response workers / Bruce H. Young, Julian D. Ford, and Patricia Watson
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1 online resource (xxii, 410 p.)
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9780387732848
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(hbk. : alk. paper)
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