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Smokowski, Paul R. (Paul Richard)
Becoming bicultural : risk, resilience, and Latino youth / Paul R. Smokowski and Martica Bacallao
New York : New York University Press, c2011
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  E184.A1 S6655 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Biculturalism -- United States
Hispanic American youth -- Socialization
Hispanic American youth -- Cultural assimilation
Assimilation (Sociology) -- United States
Minority youth -- United States
Hispanic Americans
Physical Description xiii, 239 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Contents From melting pot to simmering stew: acculturation, enculturation, assimilation, and biculturalism in American racial dynamics -- Enculturation after immigration: how Latino family systems change and how they stay the same during the diffuse, bifurcated stage of acculturation contact -- From contact to conflict: how assimilation mechanisms underpin the exploration and adaption stage in bicultural development -- Balancing between two worlds: the integration stage of bicultural development -- Cultural adaption styles of health : risks of staying separate or assimilating -- The benefits of biculturalism : savoring the flavors in the simmer stew -- Entre dos mundos/between two worlds: a bicultural skills training prevention program to help immigrant families cope with acculturation stress
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-232) and index
Alternate Author Bacallao, Martica

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