Brief Acculturation Scale for Hispanics (BASH)
Norris‚ Ford‚ & Bova‚ 1996
1. In general what language do you read and speak?
2. What language do you usually speak at home?
3. In what language do you usually think?
4. What language do you usually speak with your friends?
Extra familial language use‚ familial language use and ethnic social relations
1 = Only Spanish; 2 = More Spanish than English; 3 = Both equally; 4 = More English than Spanish; 5 = Only English
Norris‚ A. E.‚ Ford‚ K.‚ & Bova‚ C. A. (1996). Psychometrics of a brief acculturation scale for Hispanics in a probability sample of urban Hispanicadolescents and young adults. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences‚ 18‚ 29–38.
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