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Asian adolescents in the West

Author: Paul A Singh Ghuman
Publisher: Leicester, UK ; Stirling, VA : BPS Books, British Psychological Society, 1999.
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"Providing an up-to-date picture of the situation of South Asian and Chinese adolescents living in the West today, this book examines inter-ethnic relations, racial prejudice, gender equality, the development of ethnic identity, bilingualism, eating disorders, the practice of home religion, and scholastic achievement and adjustment. Building on the author's previous work, and on that of other researchers in this  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Singh Ghuman
ISBN: 1854332848 9781854332844
OCLC Number: 41153997
Description: xiii, 146 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
First generation--religion, value orientations, and gender issues --
Adolescents of the second and third generation --
Ethnic identity, acculturation, and self-image --
Schools and Asian young people --
Reflections and implications.
Responsibility: Paul A. Singh Ghuman.

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