Variable Details:

Source:

Miller, Arlene Michaels , Olga Sorokin, and Edward Wang (2006), "Acculturation, Social Alienation, and Depressed Mood in Midlife Women from the Former Soviet Union", Research in Nursing and health, 29, 134-146.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Participants' behaviors related to lifestyle behaviors. [Acculturation is a dynamic cognitive and emotional process of accessing, understanding or adopting specific aspects or characteristics of a new culture.]


Item(s):

  • How much do you watch American movies on VCR or in movie theatres?
  • How much do you prepare food like Americans?
  • How much do you socialize with American friends?


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