Acculturation and Mental Health of Greek Immigrants in U.S.A.

  • Michael Madianos


A number of socio-psychiatric studies on sociocultural change have been carried out during the last twenty years in immigrant populations, using acculturation as a stress-inducer variable, (Ruesch et al.1, Fried2, Koranyi et al.3, Spiegel4, Spiegel et al.5, Nachshon et al.6).


Mental Health Status Recent Immigrant Acculturation Stress Psychopathological Symptom Generation Immigrant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Madianos
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Public Health College of Physicians and SurgeonsColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Psychiatry, Division of Social and Community PsychiatryAthens University Department of PsychiatryAthensGreece

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