ERIC Number: EJ214911
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
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The Myth of Macho Dominance in Decision Making within Mexican and Chicano Families.
Cromwell, Ronald E.; Ruiz, Rene A.
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v1 n4 p355-73 Dec 1979
Discusses an intensive analysis of four major studies on marital decision making within Chicano and Mexican families. Reveals that available data do not substantiate the prevailing myth of macho dominance in decision making within the Hispanic family and that most decisions are made jointly between husband and wife. (SB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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