ERIC Number: EJ408177
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Asian-American Students: Are They Really a "Model Minority"?
Hartman, Joan S.; Askounis, Anna C.
School Counselor, v37 n2 p85-88 Nov 1989
Reviews literature on Asian-American students, concluding that effective counseling for this population must include knowledge and recognition of unique cultural background. Notes need for counseling techniques adapted to students from Asian heritage: structured counseling session, gradual building of trust and rapport, nonconfrontational approach, and an initial focus on educational and career, rather than personal, concerns. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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