Family Conflict Among Chinese- and Mexican-Origin Adolescents and Their Parents in the U.S.: New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, Number 135

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Linda P. Juang, Adriana J. Umana-Taylor
John Wiley & Sons, Mar 27, 2012 - Education - 114 pages
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Gain a nuanced understanding of parent–adolescent conflict in Chinese- and Mexican-origin families in the United States. This volume explores key issues related to family conflict such as
  • acculturation gaps
  • parent and adolescent internal conflicts
  • conflict resolution
  • seeking out confidants for help in coping with conflict.

This volume showcases the complexity of conflict among Chinese- and Mexican-origin families and furthers our understanding of how both developmental and cultural sources of parent–adolescent conflict are linked to adjustment.

This is the 135th volume in this series. Its mission is to provide scientific and scholarly presentations on cutting edge issues and concepts in child and adolescent development. Each volume focuses on a specific new direction or research topic and is edited by experts on that topic.

 

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Family Conflict Among Chinese and MexicanOrigin
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Conflicts and Communication Between HighAchieving
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linked to support seeking among Mexican and Europeanheritage
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