ERIC Number: EJ482036
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Values and Communication of Chinese, Filipino, European, Mexican, and Vietnamese American Adolescents with Their Families and Friends.
Cooper, Catherine R.; And Others
New Directions for Child Development, n62 p73-89 Win 1993
Total of 393 American college students of Chinese, Filipino, European, Mexican, and Vietnamese descent rated their families' familistic values and their relationship with their families. Mexican, Vietnamese, and Filipino descent students endorsed most strongly values regarding mutual support among siblings, whereas all groups reported more formal communication with their fathers and more open communication with their mothers and siblings. (MDM)
Descriptors: Affective Behavior, Asian Americans, Chinese Americans, College Students, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Fathers, Filipino Americans, Higher Education, Interpersonal Communication, Mexican Americans, Mothers, Parent Child Relationship, Parents, Peer Relationship, Sibling Relationship, Values, Vietnamese People, Whites
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Father-Adolescent Relationships."