By Michele K. Lewis,Isiah Marshall
Same-sex attracted, and non-gender conforming African-Americans are vast in quantity, but underrepresented within the social and behavioral technological know-how literature. This quantity addresses the problems of African-American LGBT psychology as a case of indigenous psychology. The authors current the examine of students who're constructing concept, perform, and companies which are couched in the particular cultural complexities of this inhabitants. a few key issues addressed in AFrican-American matters in LGBT Psychology are gender, spirituality, relations, racism, "coming out", generational adjustments, overall healthiness and questions of safety, city vs. rural realities, and implications for researchers.
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