Item description for Sexual Health and Bollywood Films: A Culturally Based Program for South Asian Teenage Girls by Anvita Madan-Bahel...
Outstanding and original, this book by Dr. Anvita Madan-Bahel (PhD, Columbia University) integrates the current theory and literature on South Asians and engages the reader in meaningful ways. There are few studies in Asian/Asian American studies and in psychology (as well as other fields such as cultural studies, film, etc) that address the spectrum of topics included in this creative, thoroughly researched and well-written book. This book will be a valuable reference for those in many disciplines, including Psychology, Asian Studies and Women's Studies. "In this seminal piece, Dr. Madan-Bahel uses Bollywood film clips to foster thinking and discussion on critical topics in sexual health for South Asian female youth. This work is unique and innovative in many key ways. ... Dr. Madan-Bahel offers a variety of recommendations for practice, research, and policy that will continue to influence the field for years to come. This is impressive, inspirational, and groundbreaking work!" - Christine J. Yeh, Associate Professor of Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.5" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.81" Weight: 1.18 lbs.
Release Date Jan 28, 2008
Publisher Cambria Press
ISBN 1934043818 ISBN13 9781934043813
Availability 124 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 21, 2016 08:03.
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