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Ethnicity and Biculturalism

Emerging Perspectives in Social Group Work

by Kenneth K. L. Chau

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Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Social work,
  • Social service and race relations,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Social work with minorities,
  • Biculturalism,
  • Social group work,
  • Social service and race relati

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8614623M
    ISBN 101560240946
    ISBN 109781560240945

    Ethnicity, Identity and Public Policy: Critical Perspectives on Multiculturalism by David Bromell Review by Karen Baehler Social Policy Journal of New ZealandzIssue 36zAugust 89 designed to support an indigenous people’s language, to take one example, would seek to. Report of the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism, Book IV: The Cultural Contributions of the Other Ethnic Groups The terms of reference of this Commission included the direction to consider the contributions that other ethnic group (that is, other than what were described as the 'two founding nations', the French and the.

    As we approach the twenty-first century, biracialism and biculturalism are becoming increasingly common. Skin color and place of birth are no longer reliable signifiers of one's identity or origin. Simple questions like What are you? and Where are you from? aren't answered--they are discussed. These eighteen essays, joined by a shared sense of duality, address the difficulties of not fitting 4/5(2). Combining theory with practical examples, it examines ethnic identities, acculturation, and biculturalism, while aiming to increase readers′ sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human behavior/5(10).

    Publisher's Description: Learn how to provide concrete opportunities for acceptance and change in group work with multiethnic persons. Ethnicity and Biculturalism focuses on the use of the small group, in varied fields of practice, as a tool for affirming ethnic identity and heritage, simultaneously promoting intercultural acceptance and interdependence among group members. Biculturalism in sociology describes the co-existence, to varying degrees, of two originally distinct cultures. Official policy recognizing, fostering, or encouraging biculturalism typically emerges in countries that have emerged from a history of national or ethnic conflict in .


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Ethnicity and Biculturalism focuses on the use of the small group, in varied fields of practice, as a tool for affirming ethnic identity and heritage, simultaneously promoting intercultural acceptance and interdependence among group by: 5. The book draws upon research across a range of disciplines, exploring the historical and contemporary ways in which official and social understandings of mixed race and ethnicity have changed.

It focuses on the interactions between race, ethnicity, national identity, indigeneity and culture, especially in terms of visibility and self-defined Cited by: 1. The book draws upon research across a range of disciplines, exploring the historical and contemporary ways in which official and social understandings of mixed race and ethnicity have changed.

It focuses on the interactions between race, ethnicity, national identity, indigeneity and culture, especially in terms of visibility and self-defined identity in the New Zealand context.

Combining theory with practical examples, it examines ethnic identities, acculturation, and biculturalism, while aiming to increase readers′ sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human by: Find a huge variety of new & used Biculturalism books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices.

Shop Biculturalism books at Alibris. Combining theory with practical examples, it examines ethnic identities, acculturation, and biculturalism, while aiming to increase readers' sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human behavior/5(9).

Combining theory with practical examples, it examines ethnic identities, acculturation, and biculturalism, while aiming to increase readers' sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human FeaturesDiverse authorship that includes respected African American, Latino, and Asian American.

Biculturalism: Negotiating Multiple Cultural Streams Seth J. Schwartz, Dina Birman, Verónica Benet-Martínez, and Jennifer Unger The Oxford Handbook of Acculturation and Health.

The cultural schema (i.e., cognitions, emotions, behaviors, and identity) of bicultural individuals (+M+D) may experience an implicit change triggered by the shift in context, cultural cues, and. Hence, biculturalism is presented as it illustrates the world of the following: a female African American intellectual; German, Koreans, and Japanese immigrants, Koreans; South Asians; two autoethnographic bicultural case studies; issues of identity and biculturalism among Asians, Native Americans, whites, and African Americans in the U.S.; and.

Mixed race and mixed ethnic identity are growing in popularity as research topics around the world. This edited collection looks at mixed race and mixed ethnic identity in New Zealand: a unique conte xt, as multiple ethnic identities have been officially recognised for more than 30 years.

The book draws upon research across a range of disciplines, exploring the historical and contemporary ways in which official.

Report of the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism Book IV The Cultural Contribution of the other Ethnic Groups Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, Manufacturer: Queen. Half and Half book.

Read 33 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. As we approach the twenty-first century, biracialism and biculturalism are becoming increasingly common. Anyone whom grew up multi-ethnic, bicultrual should read this book. flag 1 like Like see review.

Muna rated it it was amazing/5(33). Gutmann, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Canada. The term was first prominently used in a preliminary report of the Canadian Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism to suggest that Canada recognizes many ethnic cultures other than the English and French, even though its official languages are English and French.

Intended for students of social work, this book focuses on the use of the small group, in varied fields of practice, as a tool for affirming ethnic identity and heritage, simultaneously promoting Read more. Thus, ethnic loyalty and biculturalism may serve as positive coping responses in a racialized society.

This book does not set out to provide a complete account of English; it attempts to give. Biculturalism and Bicultural Identity Development As a result of increases in international migration, there has been a surge in cross-cultural contact across the globe (Jensen, Arnett, & McKenzie.

The Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism was a Canadian royal commission established on 19 Julyby the government of Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson to "inquire into and report upon the existing state of bilingualism and biculturalism in Canada and to recommend what steps should be taken to develop the Canadian Confederation on the basis of an equal partnership between the two founding races, taking into account the contribution made by the other ethnic.

Combining theory with practical examples, it examines ethnic identities, acculturation, and biculturalism, while aiming to increase readers' sensitivity, awareness, and knowledge regarding the role of ethnicity and culture in human behavior.

Key Features. of race, ethnicity, and gender as applied to racial/ethnic minority men, our literature review focuses in particular on the associations among gender, race, ethnicity, and culture-related constructs. Yet what does biculturalism or being bicultural actually entail?

Brannen and Thomas () noted that surface characteristics are not always indicative of biculturalism, and demographic or ethnic labels may only serve as a first clue as to whether a person is bicultural or not.Fannie Barrier Williams, biculturalism, and the African American experience, – Tripping the White fantastic: Navigating the politics of dislocation and bicultural authenticity in academe Spanish language and Latino ethnicity in children's television programs.This book presents a discussion paper of policy alternatives for bilingual-bicultural education.

It also includes two critiques of the paper. Since the enactment of the Bilingual Education Act, the U.S. Office of Education has sponsored programs to help low achieving students with little or no command of English by teaching reading, math, and other subjects in the native language.