The two least acculturated
groups were found to have the lowest educational and vocational attainment, with 47% and 57% of each of the two groups, respectively, working as laborers.
Hispanics have a median income of $62,000 and tend to be familiar with American culture and language.
In a breakdown of purchases between February and November 1999 (see chart A), less acculturated
households clearly prefer make-it-from-scratch products, such as cooking oil and bouillon, while acculturated
households want convenience foods, such as frozen vegetables and breakfast foods.
Of course, this is not to blink at the huge problems facing big city schools, including the special burdens imposed by the huge influx of immigrants who need to be acculturated
as much as educated.
Ironically, whereas rural Mexican-American adults are generally less acculturated
and more traditional, putting them at low risk for substance abuse, their children may be at high risk as the result of the combined effects of rebellion against traditional behavioral expectations, rapid acculturation, and the experience of generational and cultural conflicts.
Diner's coverage is thorough; there are explanations of how communities evolved and thrived, and how Jews both acculturated
and remained attached to one another while moving up the socio-economic ladder.
Their merger will generate a synesthesia of data experience, one that might finally establish the crucial relation between the phenomenological subject privileged by virtual reality and the acculturated
, historical subject that grounds the hypertextual exploration.
Another more recent study relates to the underutilization of health care, and possibly other public service agencies by less acculturated
As immigration laws tighten, and as the second- and third-generation population increases, marketers and programmers will focus on capturing the attention of the assimilated and acculturated
Latinos, he explains.
One important feature involves ancestry: Conjurers are said to be closer to their African roots than other, more acculturated