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ERIC Number: EJ622065
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7732
Immigrant Generation, Assimilation, and Adolescent Psychological Well-Being.
Harker, Kathryn
Social Forces, v79 n3 p969-1004 Mar 2001
Analysis of data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health found that first-generation immigrant adolescents experienced less depression and greater well-being than native-born peers of similar demographic and family background. Second-generation immigrants did not differ from native-born youth. Cultural and family protective factors are discussed. (Contains 60 references.) (Author/SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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