Parental Attachment, Reverse Culture Shock, Perceived Social Support, and College Adjustment of Missionary Children

  title={Parental Attachment, Reverse Culture Shock, Perceived Social Support, and College Adjustment of Missionary Children},
  author={Jennifer L. Huff},
  journal={Journal of Psychology and Theology},
  pages={246 - 264}
  • J. L. Huff
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Psychology and Theology
This study explored: (a) the differences between MKs and Non-MKs on measures of parental attachment, perceived social support, reverse culture shock and college adjustment; (b) within-group difference on the personality measures for MKs; and (c) the relations between the constructs of parental attachment, perceived social support, reverse culture shock and college adjustment for MKs and for Non-MKs. There were 110 subjects, 49 MKs (completed data on 45) and 65 Non-MKs recruited from Westmont… 

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