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Published: 28 December 2010

424 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195394467

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Narrative and the Politics of Identity

The Cultural Psychology of Israeli and Palestinian Youth

Phillip L. Hammack

  • The model of cultural psychology proposed in this book challenges the mainstream cultural psychology as largely the identification of aggregate differences in various psychological dimensions by advancing a narrative approach.
  • The volume suggests changes to current peace education programs, relying on evidence from a longitudinal study of Israeli and Palestinian youth.
  • The book calls for a reinvigorated action research agenda which moves research interested in social transformation, as opposed to mere explanation or description, from margin to center in the discipline.

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