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By Tony M. Wong, Tony L. Strickland, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen, Alfredo Ardila (auth.), Elaine Fletcher-Janzen, Tony L. Strickland, Cecil R. Reynolds (eds.)

Historically, really few investigations in neuropsychology were delicate to the research of cultural variables. This instruction manual will support the neuropsychologist attracted to cultural competence and support raise figuring out of the hyperlink among cultural competence in overview and intervention and stable remedy results.
The guide authors offer an in-depth dialogue of the present prestige of multicultural education in neuropsychology; particular info on varied teams (age, gender, ethnicity, etc.), overview tools, and scientific populations (HIV contaminated, seizure issues, mind injuries); and specified research of immigration styles, forensics, and psychopharmacology.
This quantity is the 1st to summarize the cultural facts on hand in neuropsychology. A invaluable source for medical neuropsychologists, college psychologists and rehabilitation professionals.

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These studies indicate that education and SES may have a significant impact on performance on intellectual measures. , 1987). The answer may be the influence of culture. In summary, the gap in intellectual performance between African American and European American children appears to be decreasing. Intellectual performance of African Americans appears to be moderated by several variables including education and SES. In addition, African Americans tend to perform better on process-dependent tasks rather than knowledgebased tasks.

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