Sept. 17 2008 (theory and research)

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Sociology – September 17, 2008 Theory and Research Ethnic Identity in Inter-Country Adoptions - Issue: Are Asian adoptees able to construct meaningful ethnic identities while being raised in while families and growing up in predominantly while neighborhoods? o Does it matter it they take an active interest in their ethnic origins?
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Unformatted text preview: From Different Perspectives-Symbolic Interaction Theory o Knowing other adoptees o Exposure to co-ethnics at school-Reinforcement Theory o Building positive attitudes o Experiencing racism Bicultural Socialization...
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This note was uploaded on 10/03/2008 for the course SOCIOLOGY 105 taught by Professor Richardtessler during the Fall '08 term at UMass (Amherst).

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