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ERIC Number: ED265751
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Pages: 219
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
[Your New Life in the United States. Chinese 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 Chinese for recent Chinese-speaking 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
Audience: N/A
Language: Chinese
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC. Language and Orientation Resource Center.