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ERIC Number: EJ482830
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Buddhism as a Support System for Southeast Asian Refugees.
Canda, Edward R.; Phaobtong, Thitiya
Social Work, v37 n1 p61-67 Jan 1992
Used ethnographic participant-observation research methodology to determine human services available through three Buddhist mutual assistance associations for Southeast Asian refugees living in Midwest. Found that Buddhism was linked to both traditional lifestyle and current efforts to overcome effects of war and trauma. Identified physical, psychological, social, and spiritual services provided in Lao and Khmer temples in United States (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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