TITLE

Family Perspectives: Using a Cultural Prism to Understand Families From Asian Cultural Backgrounds

AUTHOR(S)
Suk-Hyang Lee; Turnbull, Ann P.; Fei Zan
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Intervention in School & Clinic;Nov2009, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Educators can better serve students who come from diverse cultural backgrounds by understanding the differing cultural values of these students and their families. This article explores different cultural perspectives using a cultural prism approach, focused most specifically on the Korean and Chinese cultures.
ACCESSION #
45263461

 

Related Articles

  • African American Families in the Special Education Process: Increasing Their Level of Involvement. Brandon, Regina R.; Brown, Monica R. // Intervention in School & Clinic;Nov2009, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p85 

    African American children continue to be overrepresented in special education classrooms. Despite this overrepresentation, there is a noticeable void in the literature concerning the family perceptions of special education and the impact these perceptions may have on parents' level of...

  • Best Practices in Working With Linguistically Diverse Families. Araujo, Blanca E. // Intervention in School & Clinic;Nov2009, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p116 

    Many schools face the challenge of forging partnerships with families from linguistically diverse backgrounds. Effective communication, funds of knowledge, culturally relevant teaching, and extending and accepting assistance are best practices that have been used successfully by school personnel...

  • Travel Changes Your Perspective - Part I. Rockman, Junice // Tennessee Tribune;4/26/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 18, p7B 

    In this article, the author discusses the impact of traveling to exotic destinations on an individual's perspective and views on various issues such as politics, economics and cultural values.

  • How I became a therapist. Sidhpara, Rima // Therapy Today;Nov2013, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p41 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of how she decided to become a psychotherapist.

  • Addressing the Diverse Needs of Students. Daniel, Mae Ellis; Harwell, Dana Rolison; Grizzell, Brian C. // PA Times;Mar2009, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p6 

    The article discusses the concept of diversity in the U.S. educational system. It cites the 2007 study relating to traumatic events showing that the education system has certainly felt the impact of diversity with the changes in demographic. It notes that the increase of classroom diversity has...

  • TRANSFORMATION OF 'THEM' INTO 'US' IN THE RUSSIAN TRADITIONAL CULTURE. Sergeevna, Kovaleva Tatyana // Theory & Practice of Social Development;2014, Issue 2, p1 

    The article deals with the capability of traditional cultures to adopt rational elements of something alien. The intercultural dialogue is a natural state of any traditional culture. The traditional culture of an ethnos transfers its generic features of interaction and inter-cultural dialogue to...

  • English language and literature in the post-war Bosnia and Herzegovina: Challenges and experiences of a transcultural academic adaptation. BAL, MUSTAFA // English Teaching: Practice & Critique (University of Waikato);Dec2012, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p178 

    This paper presents an account of the author's firsthand experiences between 2006 and 2010, relating to his involvement in the establishment of the English Language and Literature department at the International University of Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and of the difficulties and...

  • No zoo: Ethnic civility and its cultural regulation among the staff of a Finnish high-tech company. Trux, Marja-Liisa // Finnish Journal of Ethnicity & Migration;2010, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p66 

    The article presents the author's research concerning how ethnic civility and cultural values affect the attitudes of high-technology company's employees in Finland. According to the study, organizational democracy is considered the main alternative cultural diversity management that would...

  • Historical and Cultural Experience: Intellectual Wealth of the Baltic Countries. Algimantas Krikštopaitis, Juozas // Acta Baltica Historiae et Philosophiae Scientiarum;Spring2014, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p130 

    The article discusses historical and cultural experience of the Baltic States. It mentions the importance fostering and developing individuals capable of representing not only local culture, but also to represent the regional Baltic and European culture and even that of the global civilization....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics