Emotion socialization and ethnicity: An examination of practices and outcomes in African American, Asian American, and Latin American families

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dc.contributor.authorMorelen, Diana
dc.contributor.authorThomassin, Kristel
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-22T18:18:40Z
dc.date.available2016-04-22T18:18:40Z
dc.date.issued2013-06
dc.identifier.citationThe Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine 86(2): 168-178.
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3670437/
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10393/34534
dc.description.abstractThe current review paper summarizes the literature on parental emotion socialization in ethnically diverse families in the United States. Models of emotion socialization have been primarily developed using samples of European American parents and children. As such, current categorizations of "adaptive" and "maladaptive" emotion socialization practices may not be applicable to individuals from different ethnic backgrounds. The review examines current models of emotion socialization, with particular attention paid to the demographic breakdown of the studies used to develop these models. Additionally, the review highlights studies examining emotion socialization practices in African American, Asian American, and Latin American families. The review is synthesized with summarizing themes of similarities and differences across ethnic groups, and implications for culturally sensitive research and practice are discussed.
dc.language.isoen
dc.subjectchild emotion development
dc.subjectemotion socialization
dc.subjectethnicity
dc.subjectfamily emotion environment
dc.subjectAfrican Americans
dc.subjectAsian Americans
dc.subjectEthnic Groups
dc.subjectFamily
dc.subjectHispanic Americans
dc.subjectHumans
dc.subjectEmotions
dc.subjectSocialization
dc.titleEmotion socialization and ethnicity: An examination of practices and outcomes in African American, Asian American, and Latin American families
dc.typeArticle
CollectionPsychologie - Publications // Psychology - Publications

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