Ethnic Identity of Older Chinese in Canada

  title={Ethnic Identity of Older Chinese in Canada},
  author={Daniel W. L. Lai},
  booktitle={Journal of cross-cultural gerontology},
In Canada's multicultural society, ethnic identity is important to the elderly and can influence areas such as access to services, health promotion and care. Often, the complex nature of ethnic identity is underestimated when looking at cultural groups. This study aims to: (a) validate the factor structure of a Chinese ethnic identity measure for older Chinese in Canada, (b) examine the level of ethnic identity of the participants, and (c) examine the correlates of ethnic identity in these… CONTINUE READING

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