Measuring Acculturation Among Central American Women with the Use of a Brief Language Scale

@article{Wallen2002MeasuringAA,
  title={Measuring Acculturation Among Central American Women with the Use of a Brief Language Scale},
  author={Gwenyth R. Wallen and Robert H. Feldman and Jean A. Anliker},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant Health},
  year={2002},
  volume={4},
  pages={95-102}
}
The purpose of this study was to test the reliability and validity of a brief language usage scale as a measure of acculturation in 197 Central American immigrant women. This study presents an analysis of cross-sectional survey data collected during face-to-face interviews conducted in Spanish as part of the program evaluation of the Infant Feeding for Hispanic Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Populations a Peer Education Model. The Short Acculturation Scale… CONTINUE READING
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