top_1_963_35.JPG
top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
 
 
  HOME   PUBLISH   DONATE   ABOUT   CONTACT   HELP   SEARCH  
 
   
Disturbed Youth and Ethnic Family Patterns
Disturbed Youth and Ethnic Family Patterns
Click on image to enlarge

Rita F. Stein - Author
N/A
Hardcover - 287 pages
Release Date: June 1971
ISBN10: 0-87395-046-1
ISBN13: 978-0-87395-046-6

Out of Print
Available as a Google eBook
for other eReaders and tablet devices.
Click icon below...


Summary

Considers ways in which the traditions and values of Irish-Americans and Italian-Americans affect the behavior of emotionally disturbed adolescent boys from the two ethnic groups.


Bookmark and Share

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Tables
Acknowledgments

Foreword
Marvin K. Opler

Special References
Introduction

1. Cultural Roots in Adolescent Adjustment
Problems and Goals of Study
Definitions
The Family
Theories of Personality and Adolescent Development
The Family, Ethnicity, and Social Class
2. Ethnic Groups
focus on Ethnic Groups and Social Class
Profile of the Ethnic Groups Used in This Study
Frames of Reference and Hypotheses
3. Methodological Procedures
Selection of Samples
The Measuring Instruments
Problems of Sampling and Data Collection Plan of Analysis
4. The Census Schedule
Demographic Characteristics
Home Status and Kinship Structure
Index of Social Position
5. Clinical Abstracts
The Irish-American Disturbed Group
The Italian-American Disturbed Group
Discussion
Summary
6. The Edwards Personal Preference Schedule (EPPS)
Methodological Organization
EPPS Analysis
Summary
7. Life-Space Drawing
Focused Projective Interpersonalization
The Life-Space Drawing: Pattern of Choice
Modal Life-Space Drawing
Drawing
8. Tennessee Department of Mental Health Self Concept (TDMH)
Tennessee Department of Mental Health Self-Concept Scale
A Point of View
9. The Questionnaire
Intrafamilial Relationships
Pattern of Home Rule, Infringement, and Punishment
Conceptions of Self in Relation to One's World
Achievement Orientation
Discussion
Social and Recreational Activities
Dating Patterns and Attitudes
Summary
10. Summary and Conclusions
Summation
Implications for Social Psychology
Further Research
Freedom for Creative Intelligence
Appendixes
I. Supplementary Tables
II. Edwards Personal Preference Variables Defined (20:5)
III. Clinical Abstract-- Presenting Problem
IV. The Questionnaire
Bibliography


Related Subjects
22104/(//)

Related Titles

Taking South Park Seriously
Taking South Park Seriously
Extending the Rafters
Extending the Rafters
Humanities, Culture, and Interdisciplinarity
Humanities, Culture, and Interdisciplinarity
The Monkeys of Arashiyama
The Monkeys of Arashiyama
Violence and Mediation in Contemporary Culture
Violence and Mediation in Contemporary Culture
Changing the Self
Changing the Self
Passing Interest
Passing Interest
Amending the Abject Body
Amending the Abject Body
Queer Youth Cultures
Queer Youth Cultures
Change in Tunisia
Change in Tunisia



 
bottom_1_963_35.jpg