Catherine Solheim
 
Catherine Solheim is a faculty member in the Department of Family Social Science at the University of Minnesota. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on family finances, family theory, and global and diverse families. She has led multiple learning abroad courses to Thailand, focusing onhow globalization impacts family, communities, culture, and the natural environment. Solheim studies ways that culture, socio-economic status, and relationships impact the diverse ways families make decisions about their resources. She has conducted research on decision-making in Thai families, transnational Mexican-Minnesota family resource and relationship decisions, and the values and financial practices of two-generation Hmongimmigrant families in Minnesota. Her current research examines mental health and economic transitions of newly arrived refugee families from Burma (Myanmar) using a collaborative community-based research approach. This research has a keen aim to contribute to systems and policy changes that improve refugee family transitions and well-being.
 
Books by Catherine Solheim :
 
A Framework for Integrating Disciplinary Knowledge and Intercultural Development
Foreword by Peter Felten
150 pages, 6" x 9",
Cloth: 978 1 62036 379 9
Price: $95.00
Published: August 2017 
 

Lib E-Book: 978 1 62036 381 2
Price: $95.00
Published: August 2017 
About Library E-book

 

Paper: 978 1 62036 380 5
Price: $27.50
Published: August 2017 
 

E-Book: 978 1 62036 382 9
Price: $21.99
Published: August 2017