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Book: Immigrant and Refugee Families (Ballard, Wieling, and Solheim)

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    22036
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    Immigrant and Refugee Families: Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences offers an interdisciplinary perspective on immigrant and refugee families' challenges and resilience across multiple domains, including economic, political, health, and human rights.This text uses a family systems lens to discuss challenges and strengths of immigrant and refugee families in the United States. Chapters address immigration policy, human rights issues, economic stress, mental health and traumatic stress, domestic violence, substance abuse, family resilience, and methods of integration.

    Thumbnail: Welcome sign in Madrid, Spain. (Unsplash License; Maria Teneva via Unsplash)


    This page titled Book: Immigrant and Refugee Families (Ballard, Wieling, and Solheim) is shared under a CC BY-NC 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Jaime Ballard, Elizabeth Wieling, Catherine Solheim, and Lekie Dwanyen via source content that was edited to the style and standards of the LibreTexts platform; a detailed edit history is available upon request.