ERIC Number: ED227654
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Su Nueva Vida en los Estados Unidos. (Your New Life in the United States).
Escobar, Vivian; And Others
An illustrated guide to aspects of life in the United States is presented in Spanish for recent Hispanic arrivals. The guidelines address such topics as resettlement agencies, community relations and national customs, the U.S. government, local and long distance transport, mail and telephone communication systems, employment practices, the educational system, types of housing, medical care, money and banking, taxation, insurance, consumer education and protection, and the legal and law enforcement systems. A directory of important national, local, and emergency telephone numbers is appended. (RW)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.