Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications, Fifth Edition, 5th Edition. Eric B. Shiraev, George Mason University and North. Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications, Fifth Edition. Front Cover. Eric B. Shiraev, David A. Levy. Eric Shiraev was raised in the former Soviet Union and David Levy is from Southern Intended as a text for courses on cross-cultural psychology, multicultural.

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Cross-Cultural Psychology : Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications, Sixth Edition

The book’s unique critical thinking framework, including Critical Thinking boxes, helps to develop analytical skills. Exercises interspersed throughout promote active learning and encourage class discussion. Case in Point sections review controversial issues and opinions about behavior in different cultural contexts.

Numerous applications better prepare students for working in various multicultural contexts such as teaching, counseling, health care, and social work. The dynamic author team brings a diverse set of experiences in writing this book.

Intended as a text for courses on cross-cultural psychology, multicultural psychology, cultural psychology, cultural diversity, and the psychology of ethnic groups and a resource for practitioners, researchers, and educators who work in multicultural environments. Shiraevis a professor, researcher, and author. He took his academic degrees at St. He served at various positions at St.

His research interests are diverse. He is an author, co-author, and co-editor of twelve books and numerous publications in the fields of global studies, history of science, cross-cultural studies, and political psychology. In his publications, he develops a distinct multi-disciplinary approach to analyze human behavior. Besides teaching and scholarly work, Eric Shiraev writes opinion essays for the media around the world.


He resides near Washington DC. Levy has extensive experience as a teacher, therapist, writer, and researcher. He is Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University”s Graduate School of Education and Psychology, where he has been teaching graduate courses since He received his B.

He psychooogy as Visiting Professor of Psychology in the Soviet Union, where he delivered lectures and workshops in psychology and psychotherapy at Leningrad now St. Levy holds professional licenses both in psychology and in marriage and family therapy. He has worked in a wide range of private practice and inpatient psychiatric settings, he has supervised clinical interns, and he has utilized his expertise in psychological testing particularly the MMPI in forensic cases. His numerous theoretical and empirical research studies crooss been published in lsychology journals and presented at professional conferences.

His book, “Tools of Critical Thinking: Metathoughts for Psychology,” garnered widespread acclaim in both academic and clinical settings for its innovative approaches to improving thinking skills. Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications,” which became an internationally best-selling textbook.

Levy is the author of “Family Therapy: History, Theory, and Practice,” which was the first textbook on the topic available to Russian readers.

Levy is also the author of numerous satirical articles, including “The Emperor”s Postmodern Clothes: He has also worked as a professional director, producer, writer and actor in motion pictures, television and stage. He received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Performance in a Network Television Series, and cultura was a guest star on the television series “Cheers,” where he portrayed the leader of Frasier”s low self-esteem group.


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Routledge- Ethnopsychology – pages. New to the 6th Edition: New chapter on personality and the self with an emphasis on gender identity. New or revised chapter opening vignettes that draw upon current events. More examples related to the experiences of international students in the US and indigenous people. Many more figures and tables that appeal to visual learners. New research on gender, race, religious beliefs, parenting styles, sexual orientation, ethnic identity and stereotypes, conflict resolution, immigration, intelligence, physical abuse, states of consciousness, DSM-5, cultural customs, evolutionary psychology, treatment of psychological disorders, and acculturation.

Revised methodology chapter with more attention to issues related specifically to cross-cultural research and more on qualitative and mixed methods. A companion website at www. Other editions – View all Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications ShiraevDavid A. Levy Limited preview – Levy Routledge- Ethnopsychology – pages 0 Reviews https: