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peer-interviewer model in conducting surveys among Mexican American youth

Diane Bloom

peer-interviewer model in conducting surveys among Mexican American youth

by Diane Bloom

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Published by Spanish Speaking Mental Health Research Center in [Los Angeles, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • Los Angeles.
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican American youth -- Drug use -- California -- Los Angeles.,
    • Drug abuse surveys -- California -- Los Angeles.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: leaves 15-16.

      StatementDiane Bloom, Amado M. Padilla.
      SeriesOccasional paper / Spanish Speaking Mental Health Research Center ;, no. 8, Occasional paper (Spanish Speaking Mental Health Research Center (U.S.)) ;, no. 8.
      ContributionsPadilla, Amado M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5824.Y68 B59 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination17 leaves ;
      Number of Pages17
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3144223M
      LC Control Number82621814

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      Abstract. Objective To examine the associations among physical activity, weight criticism during physical activity, and body dissatisfaction in a sample of pre-adolescent children. Methods A community sample of fifth- and sixth-grade students (M age = , SD = ) completed measures of physical activity, weight criticism during physical activity, and body :// The world's youth: In this book, scholars from eight regions of the world describe the distinct nature of adolescence in their regions. This volume showcases the complexity of conflict among Chinese- and Mexican-origin families and furthers our understanding of how both developmental and cultural sources of parent-adolescent conflict

      Language of interview is the second dimension by which Hispanic surveys differ from most other surveys. Many general-population surveys and omnibus surveys are conducted in English only. As shown in table 3, however, nearly 30 percent of Hispanics either do not The Mexican American population is experiencing rapid rates of aging, and very little is known about the health, health care needs, and financial situation of the very old. Our findings thus far suggest that this is a population characterized by rising life expectancy which is accompanied by increased disease burden and increasing ://


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Peer-interviewer model in conducting surveys among Mexican American youth. [Los Angeles, Calif.]: Spanish Speaking Mental Health Research Center, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Diane Bloom; Amado M Padilla Diane Bloom has written: 'A peer-interviewer model in conducting surveys among Mexican American youth' -- subject(s): Drug abuse surveys, Drug use, Mexican American youth This research was supported by the National Institute of Mental Health, Grant No.

MH, Center for Minority Group Mental Health Programs. The authors wish to acknowledge the assistance of the following community residents who served as interviewers: Alicia Avelar, Javier Cabral, Maria Felix, Bobby Luquin, Anthony Mata, Gloria Mojarro, Johnny Noyes, Rosa Perez, Arturo Prado, and Letty :// Peer pressure definitely has a role in drugs.

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31,32 The avoidance of peer interaction, in turn, may decrease substance use involvement. The use of substances to self Higher levels of acculturation have been associated with drug use and delinquency among Puerto Rican, Mexican American, and African American youth (Brook et al, ; Marsiglia and Waller, ), drug use among Hispanic girls at risk for suicide (Fraser et al., ), and smoking among male, Puerto Rican high school students (Smith et al., ).

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;95(4) PubMed Google Scholar Crossref The book is divided into five sections: (1) youth development principles and foundational information (e.g., youth today as well as an historical perspective on youth work) (2) developing youths   Our data are similar to overweight prevalence rates reported in a sample of schoolchildren in San Antonio, Texas, measured from to 36 In the San Antonio study, prevalence of overweight among Mexican American children was % for boys aged 6–11 years, % for boys age 12–17 years, and % for girls aged 6–11 years; among   Childhood overweight is not restricted to developed countries: a number of lower- and middle-income countries are struggling with the double burden of underweight and overweight.

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