ERIC Number: EJ606009
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000-May
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The Meaning of "Being Chinese" and "Being American." Variation among Chinese American Young Adults.
Tsai, Jeanne L.; Ying, Yu-Wen; Lee, Peter A.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, v31 n3 p302-32 May 2000
Investigated how meanings of being Chinese and being American varied among young adults, examining orientations to Chinese and American cultures and noting cultural domains upon which being Chinese and being American were based. Surveys of Chinese American college students who were American-born or immigrants indicated that the meanings attached to being of a particular culture varied within cultural groups. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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