ERIC Number: ED427145
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The Korean Americans. The New Americans Series.
Hurh, Won Moo
The history and culture of Korean immigrants to the United States are described in the following chapters: (1) "Korean Ethnic Roots: The Land, History, People, and Culture"; (2) "Korean Immigration to the United States: A Historical Overview"; (3) "Economic Adjustment"; (4) "Cultural and Social Adaptation"; (5) "Family Life"; (6) "Korean Ethnic Associations"; (7) "Intergroup Relations"; (8) "Psychological Adjustment"; and (9) "Unique Characteristics of Korean Americans and Their Impact on American Society." An appendix describes some notable Korean Americans. (Contains 12 tables, 1 figure, 1 map, and 200 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Adjustment (to Environment), Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Economic Factors, Ethnicity, Foreign Countries, Immigrants, Immigration, Korean Americans
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: North Korea; South Korea