ERIC Number: ED265749
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Reference Count: 0
[Your New Life in the United States. Lao Edition.]
Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.
An illustrated guide to aspects of life in the United States is presented in Lao for recent Laotian 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.