ERIC Number: EJ426260
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Ethnic Identity and Self-Esteem: A Review and Integration.
Phinney, Jean S.
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v13 n2 p193-208 May 1991
Finds weak or inconsistent relationships between self-esteem and the following components: negative stereotypes of one's group; acceptance versus rejection of one's group membership; knowledge about one's group; and commitment to the group. Suggests a strong ethnic identity, when accompanied by a positive mainstream orientation, is related to high self-esteem. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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