ERIC Number: ED273727
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of a Conference on the Educational and Occupational Needs of Asian-Pacific-American Women (San Francisco, California, August 24-25, 1976).
National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC. Teaching and Learning Program.
Papers presented at a 1976 conference on Asian-Pacific American women are collected in this report. Most are directed towards the purpose of the conference, which was to produce an agenda for research that will shape policy on Asian-Pacific American womens' educational and occupational needs. In addition to 14 papers, the report includes a general overview and outline of recommendations. The papers' titles (and authors) are: (1) "Keynote Address" (Juanita Tamayo Lott); (2) "Some Effects of Childrearing Practices on the Value Systems of Asian-American Women" (Fe C. Nievera); (3) "Mental Health Issues among Asian-American Women" (Reiko Homma-True); (4) Impediments to Asian-Pacfic-American Women Organizing" (Germaine Q. Wong); (5) "Asian Women in Professional Health Schools, with Emphasis on Nursing" (Fe V. Loo); (6) "Educational Alternatives for Asian-Pacific Women" (Dorothy L. Cordova); (7) "Chairperson's Report" (Setsuko Matsunaga Nishi); (8) "Immigration of Asian Women and the Status of Recent Asian Women Immigrants" (Canta Pian); (9) "The Effects of Asian-American Kinship Systems on Women's Educational and Occupational Attainment" (Masako Murakami Osako); (10) "The Early Socialization of Asian-American Female Children" (Lily Wong Fillmore and Jacqueline Leong Cheong); (11) "Economic and Employment Status of Asian-Pacific Women" (Pauline L. Fong and Amado Y. Cabezas); (12) "Social Mobility of Asian Women in America: A Critical Review" (Lucie Cheng Hirata); (13) "Elderly Pacific Island and Asian-American Women: A Framework for Understanding" (Sharon M. Fujii); and (14) "Asian Wives of U.S. Servicemen: Women in Triple Jeopardy" (Bok-Lim C. Kim). Two appendices include a list of participants and programs sponsored by the National Institute of Education on minorities and women. (KH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC. Teaching and Learning Program.
Note: For related documents on Conferences on the Educational and Occupational Needs of Black, Hispanic-American, American Indian and White Ethnic Women, see ED 156 768, ED 157 961, ED 194 259 and ED 194 421.