By Michele K. Lewis,Isiah Marshall
Same-sex attracted, and non-gender conforming African-Americans are significant in quantity, but underrepresented within the social and behavioral technological know-how literature. This quantity addresses the problems of African-American LGBT psychology as a case of indigenous psychology. The authors current the learn of students who're constructing conception, perform, and providers which are couched in the particular cultural complexities of this inhabitants. a few key themes addressed in AFrican-American matters in LGBT Psychology are gender, spirituality, family members, racism, "coming out", generational variations, overall healthiness and questions of safety, city vs. rural realities, and implications for researchers.
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LGBT Psychology: Research Perspectives and People of African Descent by Michele K. Lewis,Isiah Marshall