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ERIC Number: EJ500781
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1570
Understanding Individuals and Families: A Cross-Cultural Perspective.
Smith, Delores E.
Journal of Home Economics, v86 n1 p3-8 Spr 1994
Semistructured interviews were held with foreign-born university students: 12 from Africa, 10 from Asia, and 8 from South America and the Caribbean. Respect for authority was highly valued in their cultures, a quality U.S. children were thought to lack. They thought U.S. teachers gave impractical and abstract answers. Authoritarian parenting was not viewed as detrimental. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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