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Cultural transmission: Psychological, developmental, social, and methodological aspects

Ute Schönpflug (Ed.)
2008

Publisher: 
Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 
0521706572
Pages: 
512
Cost: 
$37

 

Table of Contents

1. General introduction to cultural transmission: developmental psychological, social and methodological aspects - Ute Schönpflug
2. Cultural transmission: a short history of research and theory - Ute Schönpflug
 
Part I. Evolutionary Perspective:
3. Cultural transmission: a view from chimpanzees and human infants  - Michael Tomasello

4. Transmission, self-organization and the emergence of language: a dynamic systems point of view - Paul van Geert

5. Relationship-specific intergenerational family ties: an evolutionary approach to the structure of cultural transmission - Harald A. Euler, Sabine Hoier and Percy A. Rohde

Part II. Cross-Cultural Perspective:

6. An ecocultural perspective on cultural transmission: the family across cultures  - John W. Berry and James Georgas

7. Intergenerational relations and cultural transmission  - Gisela Trommsdorff

8. Intergenerational transmission, social capital and interethnic contact in immigrant families - Bernhard Nauck

9. Developmental processes related to intergenerational transmission of culture: growing up with two cultures in the U.S.A. - Amado M. Padilla

10. The transmission process: mechanisms and contexts - Ute Schönpflug and Ludwig Bilz

11. Accounting for parent-child value congruence: theoretical considerations and empirical evidence - Ariel Knafo and Shalom H. Schwartz

12. Culture, migration, and family value socialization: a theoretical model and empirical investigation with Russian immigrant youth in Israel - Ariel Knafo, Avi Assor, Shalom H. Schwartz and Limor David

13. Immigrant parents' age expectations for the development oftheir adolescent offspring: transmission effects and changes after immigration - Eva Schmitt-Rodermund and Rainer K. Silberseisen

Part III. Intracultural Variations:

14. Intergenerational transmission of moral capital across the family life course - Merril Silverstein and Stephen J. Conroy

15. Similarity of life goals in the family: a three-generations study Alexander Grob and Wibke Weisheit;

16. The intergenerational transmission of xenophobia and rightism in East Germany Bernd Six, Kristina Geppert and - Ute Schönpflug

17. Intergenerational transmission of violence - Haci-Halil Uslucan and Urs Fuhrer

18. 'Don't trust anyone over 25': youth centrism, intergenerational transmission of political orientations and cultural change - Tom ter Bogt, Wim Meeus, Quinten Raaijmakers, Frits van Wel and Wilma Vollebergh

19. Value transmission and Zeitgeist revisited - Klaus Boehnke, Andreas Hadjar and Dirk Baier

20. Epilogue: towards a model of cultural transmission - Ute Schönpflug.