Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Advances in Culture and PsychologyVolume 3$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Michele J. Gelfand, Chi-yue Chiu, and Ying-yi Hong

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780199930449

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2013

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199930449.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (oxford.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 24 October 2020

Macro Cultural Psychology Its Development, Concerns, Politics, and Future Direction

Macro Cultural Psychology Its Development, Concerns, Politics, and Future Direction

Chapter:
(p.283) Chapter 6 Macro Cultural Psychology Its Development, Concerns, Politics, and Future Direction
Source:
Advances in Culture and Psychology
Author(s):

Carl Ratner

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199930449.003.0006

This chapter explains how psychological phenomena originate in macro cultural factors, embody their characteristics, and function to promulgate them. A variety of psychological phenomena can be used illustrate this theory: identity, sexuality, educational psychology, sense of time, emotions, agency, racism, numeracy, gender, and autobiographical memory. The chapter emphasizes political aspects of cultural factors, psychological phenomena, and the discipline of psychology. An epistemology and a qualitative methodology are outlined for elucidating the cultural origins, characteristics, and functions of psychology.

Keywords:   qualitative methodology, gender, politics, sexuality, educational psychology, memory, agency, racism, objectivism

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .