ERIC Number: ED441044
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Vietnamese Americans. The New Americans Series.
Do, Hien Duc
The New American Series is designed for high school and general readers who want to know more about immigrant groups. This volume explores the history of Vietnamese immigration and analyzes the struggles of Vietnamese Americans to make a better future. Both minor economic success and serious problems are detailed. The chapters are: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Vietnamese Immigration History"; (3) "Issues in the Vietnamese American Community"; (4) "Employment and Education Trends"; (5) "The Impact of Vietnamese Americans"; and (6) "Conclusion and Future Prospects." (Contains 155 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Asian Americans, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Educational Attainment, Employment Patterns, Foreign Countries, High Schools, Immigrants, Socioeconomic Status, Urban Problems, Urban Youth, Vietnamese People
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Vietnam