Family Obligation and Assistance Among Adolescents With Mexican Backgrounds (ICPSR 35841)

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Andrew J. Fuligni, University of California-Los Angeles

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This project employs mixed methods, including traditional quantitative interviews, daily diary checklists, and qualitative interviews, to investigate whether traditional family values and practices play a critical role in shaping Latino adolescents' risk for a number of problematic outcomes. The study takes place in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. A total of 540 adolescents are recruited from the ninth and tenth grades of three high schools. Adolescents and their parents complete a personal interview and a fourteen day diary checklist for two consecutive years. In addition, a subset of 54 families annually participate in the Ecocultural Family Interview, which is an established qualitative Interview designed to provide a more In-depth view of the dynamics of the socialization, daily manifestation, and developmental implications of family obligation and assistance.

Fuligni, Andrew J. Family Obligation and Assistance Among Adolescents With Mexican Backgrounds. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2015-05-01. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR35841.v1

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United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (1R01HD057164)

NICHD funded the PRIMARY DATA COLLECTION of this project.

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Cross-sectional

2015-05-01

2015-05-01