ERIC Number: EJ675936
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Length of Residence, Cultural Adjustment Difficulties, and Psychological Distress Symptoms in Asian and Latin American International College Students.
Wilton, Leo; Constantine, Madonna G.
Journal of College Counseling, v6 n2 p177-86 Fall 2003
Study examined cultural adjustment and psychological distress issues in Asian and Latin American international college students. Findings revealed Latin American students reported higher levels of psychological distress than their Asian peers. Length of residence in U.S. was negatively associated with psychological distress symptoms, and acculturative distress and intercultural competence concerns were positively related to psychological distress in both groups. (Contains 32 references and 2 tables.) (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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