ERIC Number: EJ505923
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
The Crucible Within: Ethnic Identity, Self-Esteem, and Segmented Assimilation among Children of Immigrants.
Rumbaut, Ruben G.
International Migration Review, v28 n4 p748-94 Win 1994
Examines the psychosocial adaptation of children of immigrants from Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean showing major differences in ethnic self-identification, both among and within groups from diverse national origins. Analyses explore the determinants of assimilative and dissimilative ethnic self-identities and of other aspects of psychosocial adaptation. Theoretical and practical implications are discussed. (GR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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