Download e-book for iPad: Family, Self, and Human Development Across Cultures: Theory by Cigdem Kagitcibasi

By Cigdem Kagitcibasi

ISBN-10: 0805857753

ISBN-13: 9780805857757

ISBN-10: 0805857761

ISBN-13: 9780805857764

Reflecting writer Çigdem Kagitçibasi's influential paintings during the last 20 years, this new version examines human improvement, the self, and the relations in a cultural context. It demanding situations the present assumptions in mainstream western psychology concerning the nature of people.


The writer proposes a brand new version — the "Autonomous-Related Self" — which expands on latest conception by means of demonstrating how tradition affects self improvement. the improvement of competence is tested from a contextual standpoint, with a view in the direction of international urbanization that is developing more and more comparable life worldwide. the consequences of this attitude are mentioned greatly, really early intervention coverage implications relating to selling human competence in immigration and acculturation. wealthy in either conception and alertness, each one subject is brought with a historic antecedent and past study ahead of present paintings is discussed.


This new version additionally features:



  • a new theoretical point of view that integrates cultural edition with common human improvement trajectories within the context of social switch, globalization, and immigration;

  • two new chapters on "Parenting and the improvement of the self sufficient similar Self" and "Immigration and Acculturation";

  • a extra student-friendly strategy with boxed tales, precis and major aspect studies, dialogue questions, and an in depth bibliography in each one bankruptcy; and

  • a entire word list of the entire book’s key words for a fast reference.

Intended as a graduate or complicated undergraduate point textual content for classes addressing cross-cultural psychology taught in quite a few departments together with developmental, neighborhood, family members, and academic psychology, this finished quantity also will entice researchers drawn to problems with human improvement in a socio-cultural context.

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