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ERIC Number: ED015799
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Nov
Pages: 1
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MEXICAN-AMERICAN STUDY PROJECT. ADVANCE REPORT 6, INTERMARRIAGE OF MEXICAN-AMERICANS.
MITTELBACH, FRANK G.; AND OTHERS
THE PURPOSE OF THIS STUDY WAS TO INVESTIGATE ASPECTS OF INTERMARRIAGE AMONG MEXICAN-AMERICANS IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CALIFORNIA. DATA WERE OBTAINED BY ANALYZING LOS ANGELES COUNTY MARRIAGE LICENSES FOR 1963. USING THESE DATA THE FOLLOWING TOPICS WERE STATISTICALLY EXAMINED--(1) THE RATE OF INTERMARRIAGE AS AN INDICATOR OF SOCIAL DISTANCE, (2) THE DYNAMICS OF CULTURAL MAINTENANCE OF AN ETHNIC GROUP, (3) THE EXISTING STRUCTURE OF THE MEXICAN-AMERICAN POPULATION OF LOS ANGELES, (4) THE SOCIAL MOBILITY OF THE GROUP, (5) AGE-GENERATION RELATIONSHIPS, AND (6) SOCIAL STATUS, DIVORCE RATE, AND CHARACTERISTICS OF PREVIOUS MARRIAGES. APPENDICES COVERING ASPECTS OF THE RESEARCH METHODOLOGY ARE INCLUDED. THIS REPORT IS AVAILABLE FROM THE DIVISION OF RESEARCH, GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA 90024, FOR $2.00. (JM)
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Authoring Institution: California Univ., Los Angeles. Graduate School of Management.
Identifiers: Mexican American Study Project