Acculturation or development? Autonomy expectations among ethnic German immigrant adolescents and their native German age-mates.


This longitudinal study compared immigrant and native adolescents' expectations concerning the timing of conventional socially acceptable and oppositional less socially acceptable forms of autonomy. Based on normative development and a collectivist background among immigrants, both developmental and acculturative change was expected. The sample consisted of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8624.2012.01799.x