3 edition of Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm found in the catalog.
May 4, 2000
by Haworth Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||314|
This article presents the values and describes the philosophical concepts of Afrocentricity as a social science paradigm on which social work practice can be conceived and built and explains the reasons for the emergence of an Afrocentric social science perspective. A new conceptual paradigm for the study of human service organizations will contribute to the diversification -and strength-ening - of the total body of human service organization theory and knowledge. In addition, the application of the Afrocentric model to organizational theory will help to broaden its conceptual knowledge.
The Afrocentric Paradigm book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book focuses on the intellectual dimension of Afrocentricity /5(1). researchers’ interpretative framework, theory, paradigm, or chosen methodology. Ultimately, the researchers’ methodology will determine the course of the project undertaken and the methods and analysis used to investigate the subject matter. In an Afrocentric research project design, the researcher must first determine a purpose.
This is the longest period of civilization in human history, from BCE to CE. When I wrote the book, The History of Africa, I occupied myself with the broad outlines of African activities from the standpoint of Africans as agents of progress, change, development, science, art, religion, and politics. This book focuses on the intellectual dimension of Afrocentricity, which has aroused a great deal of interest since its inception, but has remained clouted with theoretical confusion. the epistemological centrality of the African cultural and historical experience as the organizing principle of the Afrocentric paradigm, and 2) the.
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The first book to offer a comprehensive exposition of how the Afrocentric paradigm can be used by human service professionals and community advocates, Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm discusses why and how human service work is hampered by Eurocentric cultural values and will help you to offer fair and effective services to your by: Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm - Kindle edition by Schiele, Jerome, Schiele, Jerome H.
Politics & Social Sciences Kindle eBooks @ Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by Jerome Schiele (Author), Jerome H Schiele (Author) Format: Kindle Edition/5(5). The first book to offer a comprehensive exposition of how the Afrocentric paradigm can be used by human service professionals and community advocates, Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm discusses why and how human service work is hampered by Eurocentric cultural values and will help you to offer fair and effective services to your clients.
Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm presents a new way of understanding human behavior, attacking social problems, and exploring social issues. This excellent guide shows that understanding the simultaneous forces of oppression and spiritual alienation in American society serves as a foundation for understanding the societal problems here.
"Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm helps you understand, solve, and prevent problems that are confronted by several races, especially individuals of African descent.
This book will assist you in making a positive difference in the lives of your multiracial clients."--Jacket. Schiele () in human services and the Afrocentric paradigm and Graham () in Social work and African-centred world views have made solid cases for the approach.
These two books and the. Schiele, Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm,Buch, Bücher schnell und portofrei Beachten Sie bitte die aktuellen Informationen unseres Partners DHL zu Liefereinschränkungen im Ausland. In this regard, the Afrocentric perspective takes into account the cultural, political, and social ideas that prevail in a culture and uses these things as assumptions when interpreting the.
Afrocentricity is a paradigm based on the idea that African people should re-assert a sense of agency in order to achieve sanity. During the ls a group of African American intellectuals in the newly-formed Black Studies departments at universities began to formulate novel ways of analyzing information.
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Title. The origin of the Afrocentric philosophy cannot be established with certainty. The most influential book advocating it was published in Marcus Garvey was one of the most influential propagators of the ideology. Afrocentricity as an idea and a philosophy gained momentum during the Civil Rights Movement in the United States of America.
Abstract. Afrocentricity refers to the intellectual work of a group of African philosophers, historians, and sociologists during the late twentieth century with varying degrees of attachment to the central idea that the key crisis in the African world is the profoundly disturbing decentering of African people from a subject position within their own narrative.
Afrocentrism, also called Africentrism, cultural and political movement whose mainly African American adherents regard themselves and all other Blacks as syncretic Africans and believe that their worldview should positively reflect traditional African terms Afrocentrism, Afrocology, and Afrocentricity were coined in the s by the African American scholar and activist Molefi Asante.
THE AFROCENTRIC PARADIGM Contours and Definitions AMA MAZAMA Temple University It has been 20 years since Molefi Asante () published Afrocentricity: The Theory of Social Change. This book, along with The Afrocentric Idea (Asante, ) and Kemet, Afrocentricity and Knowledge (Asante, ), introduced fundamental referential.
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Ahaut Akichi. Ama Mazama (B. Under such a situation, the tendency within the Africentric paradigm to mental health and illness is to see such a challenging illness as an extraordinary or abnormal illness that carries a hidden message that must first be decoded before a decisive solution to achieving a cure can be found.
Human Services and the Afrocentric Paradigm by Jerome H Schiele. Routledge, ), Afrocentric theory informs a clear epistemological rupture with the Eurocentric paradigm.
While it poses a severe criticism over the preponderant Euro-centric myths of universalism and challenges the colonizing con-cepts and racist theories that preside over the triumph of Western. Afrocentric orientation to data. By l he had published a book, Afrocentricity: The Theory of Social Change, which launched the first full discussion of the concept.
Although the word existed before Asante’s book and had been used by many people, including Asante in the ls, and Kwame Nkrumah in the ls, the intellectual idea. Jerome H Schiele is the author of books such as Human Services and The Afrocentric Paradigm.
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