Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "Young adults"
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(2012-09-18)The obesity epidemic has spread globally from the United States to other industrialized nations, one of which is Mexico. As of 2006, 72% of Mexican adults aged 20 years and older were overweight or obese (Barquera, ...
Effects of culture brokering on individual well-being and family dynamics in a sample of immigrant young adults from Eastern Europe (2012-05-22)The current study explored the effects of culture brokering on the well-being and family dynamics of immigrant young adults from Eastern Europe. Data were collected from 197 first generation immigrant youth (M age = 22.93, ...
Radical engagement: public library partnerships with activist organizations for young adult engagement (2015-04-29)The Richmond Public Library in Richmond, Virginia is aggressively pursuing young adult engagement through literacy and skills-based workshops. Librarians at Richmond Public strive to increase participation and program ...