Japanese-American personality and acculturation.

by William A. Caudill

Publisher: Journal Press in Provincetown, Mass

Written in English
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SeriesGenetic psychology monographs,, v. 45, no. 1
LC ClassificationsLB1101 .G4 vol. 45, no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination102 p.
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6113278M
LC Control Number52010648

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Overview of the Current Study. Based on cultural approaches to personality and related findings from acculturation research, we hypothesized in the present study that the personality patterns of Japanese American immigrants would converge with the normative European American pattern to the extent of the immigrants’ exposure to and involvement with the culture of by: Buy Japanese-American Personality and Acculturation (Genetic Psychology Monographs Child Behavior, Animal Behavior, and Comparative Psychology, Volume 45) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders.

Genre/Form: Academic theses: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Caudill, William A. Japanese-American personality and acculturation. Provincetown, Mass. Participants were 40 Japanese first-generation immigrants to the United States, 57 Japanese monoculturals, and 60 U.S.

monoculturals. All participants completed the Jackson Personality Inventory as a measure of the Big Five; immigrants completed the Japanese American Acculturation Cited by: Acculturation of Personality: A Three-Culture Study of Japanese, Japanese Americans, and European Americans Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology 44(5) July.

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The experience of stress and personality variables among Japanese and Japanese-American students undergoing differing degrees of acculturation was studied. Self-esteem, introversion-extraversion, and locus of control were measured with standard instruments. Several studies have already documented how Americans and Japanese differ in both the expression and perception of facial expressions of emotion in general, and of smiles in particular.

These cultural differences can be linked to differences in cultural display and decoding rules (Ekman, ; and Buck,respectively). The existence of these types of rules suggests that people of. Distance between dyads, using an adaption of Kuethe's () Felt Figure technique, was investigated as a function of relationship, culture, sex, and conversational content.

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According to this expanded view of acculturation, we see the inclusion of value systems, developmental sequences, roles, and personality factors as contributing to how individuals accommodate when they come into contact with each other. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. Cambridge Core - Social and Cultural Anthropology - The Cambridge Handbook of Acculturation Psychology - edited by David L. Sam. Neither human nature nor personality can be independent of culture. Human beings share certain social norms or rules within their cultural groups. Over years ago, Aristotle held that man is by nature a social animal.

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Among the six articles included in Part 3, "Personality," are: "Acculturation and Personality among Japanese-American College Students in Hawaii," G. Meredith and C. Meredith; and, "Chinese-American Personality and Mental Health," S.

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Education and Appointments. Caudill pursued his graduate studies in sociocultural anthropology at the University of received his Ph.D. in for a dissertation entitled Japanese-American Acculturation and Personality. After completing his graduate work, Caudill accepted an instructorship position at Yale University, and remained there from Greg Robinson's latest book, A Tragedy of Democracy, is worthy of being the definitive work on Japanese American/Canadian wartime experience.

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