ERIC Number: EJ529950
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Assessment of Acculturation in Hispanic Populations.
Dana, Richard H.
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v18 n3 p317-28 Aug 1996
Describes acculturation measures for Hispanic Americans: Acculturation Rating Scale for Mexican Americans, Cultural Life Style Inventory, Bicultural/Multicultural Experience Inventory, Measure of Acculturation, and Bicultural Involvement Questionnaire. Discusses acculturation assessment issues: direct versus indirect measurement, potential confounding of acculturation and acculturative stress, Hispanic subgroup distinctiveness, and use of acculturation scales to "correct" other test findings. Contains 34 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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