ERIC Number: EJ656367
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Self-Esteem, Cultural Identity, and Generation Status as Determinants of Hispanic Acculturation.
Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, v23 n4 p459-68 Nov 2001
A survey of 110 Hispanic college students found that self-esteem and generation status (generational distance from immigration) were positively related to acculturation, whereas Hispanic cultural identity negatively affected acculturation. Contains 33 references. (Author/SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Supported by a research grant from Lamar Univ.