ERIC Number: ED169182
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Understanding the Pan Asian Client: A Handbook for Helping Professionals.
Union of Pan Asian Communities, San Diego, CA.
This booklet provides background information and suggestions to those who find themselves providing human care services to Pan Asian clients (Cambodians, Chinese, Guamanians, Hawaiians, Japanese, Koreans, Laotians, Pilipinos, Samoans, Thais, Vietnamese). Included is historical, cultural, and social information about the various Pan Asian groups in San Diego County. Highlighted are key intracultural similarities/differences and their practical implications in servicing Pan Asian clientele. Guidelines are also presented to minimize situations where misunderstandings may occur due to cultural/language differences between the client and the provider. Dates of significant events involving Pan Asians are included. (Author/EB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: San Diego County, CA.
Authoring Institution: Union of Pan Asian Communities, San Diego, CA.
Identifiers: California (San Diego)
Note: Pages v and vi (maps) have been deleted; Not available in hard copy due to reproduction quality of the original document