Among historical peoples, on the other hand, acculturation has been called assimilation.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Cable nets Mun2 and Sí TV say acculturated US Hispanics want more English-language fare.
And that makes assimilation and acculturation a bit easier.
CHICAGO — Less-acculturated Hispanics define nutrition in terms of quality and quantity and think of healthy foods as less tasty, according to research from the NPD Group.
They point to the growth in Hispanic-owned businesses, not only in numbers but in size, the types of businesses being opened, such as medical centers and high-tech firms, and the level of acculturation among Hispanic entrepreneurs.
Conducted in August, the survey polled 500 US Hispanics at various levels of acculturation.