American Journal of Community Psychology

, Volume 12, Issue 5, pp 537–550 | Cite as

Japanese American response to psychological disorder: Referral patterns, attitudes, and subjective norms

  • Jay M. Uomoto
  • Richard L. Gorsuch
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Keywords

Psychological Disorder Social Psychology Health Psychology Subjective Norm Referral Pattern 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jay M. Uomoto
    • 1
  • Richard L. Gorsuch
    • 1
  1. 1.Graduate School of PsychologyFuller Theological SeminaryUSA

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