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ERIC Number: EJ677551
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-4087
The Word: Religion and Literacy in the Life of a Hmong American.
Hones, Donald F.
Religious Education, v96 n4 p489-509 Fall 2001
Discusses links among religion, language, and culture in a case study of a Hmong refugee, his family, and community. Argues that religious conversion facilitates the extension of literacy. Points out that before national school systems, the church was the primary site for literacy education. Documents changes the conversion brought to family relationships. (CAJ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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