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Solving Latino psychosocial and health problems, theory, research, and practice, Kurt C. Organista.

Providing a comprehensive review and analysis of psychosocial and health problems over-affecting Latino populations in the United States, this text examines how those problems are mitigated through evidence-based, culturally adapted, and community-based interventions, programs and institutions
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Solving Latino Psychosocial and Health Problems -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Part I: Essential Social Science Theories, Frameworks, and Research to Enhance Sociocultural Sensitivity and Practice -- 1. Patterns of Acculturation and Social Positionality in the United States: Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban Americans -- 2. Patterns of Acculturation and Social Positionality in the United States: Dominican and Central Americans -- 3. The Social Stratification of Latino Ethnicity, Power, and Social Positionality in the United States -- 4. Latino Racial/ Ethnic Identity Development: Psychological Impacts of Structured Inequality -- 5. Toward Latinx Intersectionality: From Single to Multiple Dimensional Analysis of Human Diversity -- 6. Sociocultural Practice Model for Latino Populations -- Part II: Selective Reviews of Psychosocial and Health Problems Over- affecting Latino Populations, and Socioculturally Competent Practices -- 7. The Latino Family -- 8. Latinx Youth -- 9. Latino Mental Health -- 10. Latino Health -- 11. Latino Power Primer: Political Participation, Representation, and Policy Benefit -- 12. Latino Resistance, Activism, and Social Movements Past, Present, and Future -- Epilogue -- Index
Literary Form
non fiction
Second edition.
This edition also issued in print: 2023
Physical Description
1 online resource (537 pages)
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