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ERIC Number: EJ209974
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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The Mexican-American Extended Family as an Emotional Support System.
Keefe, Susan E.; And Others
Human Organization, v38 n2 p144-52 Sum 1979
Mexican-Americans and Anglos in three Southern California cities were interviewed to examine the family structure of both groups and their reliance on kin for emotional support. Utilization of other sources of support (friends, doctors, clergymen, therapists) was compared with the tendency to rely on relatives. (DS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California