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ERIC Number: EJ556293
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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The Acculturation of Latino Children in U.S. Society.
Rosado, Luis A.; Ligons, Claudette Merrell
Teacher Education and Practice, v13 n1 p39-51 Spr-Sum 1997
Hispanic individuals typically experience several often traumatic stages of cultural adjustment as they adapt to life in the United States. This includes euphoria, culture shock (hostility), recovery (humor), and assimilation or adaptation. This article examines the challenges of each stage and explains the implications for schooling. (SM)
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Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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