Multicultural Approaches in Caring for Children, Youth, and Their Families
Multicultural Approaches in Caring for Children, Youth, and Their Families emphasizes the importance of utilizing a pro-active, strengths-based practice strategy in working with multi-culturally diverse children, youth, families, organizations and communities.
The text adds to the body of child welfare practice knowledge by blending contemporary child issues with emphasis on practice skill enhancement. The book's authors have systematically focused on serving communities, child welfare organizations and families of different racial, ethnic, religious, economic, and structural backgrounds. Emphasis is placed on developing a pro-active, strengths-based practice strategy. Each chapter contains rich case examples wherein the respective authors present teaching points designed to further the reader's comprehension of knowledge for practice. Our book also contains new material on white ethnics, working with torture victims, issues surrounding fairness and equity in the child welfare system, and administrative, policy practices and their interface with multicultural dynamics in services to children, youth and families.
Resultados 1-3 de 83
BACKGROUND Asian immigration in significant numbers started in the mid - nineteenth century when the California Gold Rush required a steady supply of cheap labor from Asian countries . A large number of Chinese workers , the first Asian ...
Lifting the veil of secrecy : Domestic violence against South Asian women in the United States . In S. Dasgupta ( Ed . ) , A Patchwork Shawl : Chronicles of South Asian Womanhood in America . New Brunswick , NJ : Rutgers University ...
In E. Lai and D. Arguelles ( Eds . ) , The New Face of Asian Pacific America : Numbers , Diversity & Change in the 21st Century . Los Angeles , CA : L'CLA Asian American Studies Center Press , pp . 23–28 . Montero , D. ( 1979 ) .