Diversity Within: Subgroup Differences of Youth Problem Behaviors among Asian Pacific Islander American Adolescents.

@article{Choi2008DiversityWS,
  title={Diversity Within: Subgroup Differences of Youth Problem Behaviors among Asian Pacific Islander American Adolescents.},
  author={Yoonsun Choi},
  journal={Journal of community psychology},
  year={2008},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={352-370}
}
  • Yoonsun Choi
  • Published 2008 in Journal of community psychology
This study compares problem behaviors across a range of adolescent Asian Pacific Islander (API) subgroups using the Add Health data, and controlling for parental education or immigrant status. The study finds that Filipino, "other" API, and multiethnic API American youth are at higher risk for poorer outcomes than Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese American counterparts. Many of these differences remained after adjusting for parental education. Controlling for immigrant status explained only some… CONTINUE READING