ERIC Number: EJ590675
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Coming of Age: The Current Situation of Asian American Children.
Amerasia Journal, v25 n1 p1-27 1999
Discusses how the changing context of immigration shapes the experiences of Asian-American children and young adults. Analyzes how length of U.S. residence, language usage, family economic status, and family structure affects children's educational experience and labor-market prospects. Data show complexities beyond the Asian-American "model minority" stereotype. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Second Generation Asian Americans' Ethnic Identity." Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian American Studies (Honolulu, HI, 24-27 June 1998). Research supported by the Asian American Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles.