Emerging voices : experiences of underrepresented Asian Americans / edited by Huping Ling.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2008.
Description
ix, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction : emerging voices of underrepresented Asian Americans / Huping Ling -- From Laos to America : the Hmong community in the United States / Franklin Ng -- Cultural transition and adjustment : the experiences of the Mong in the United States / Paoze Thao -- The role of ethnic leaders in the refugee community : a case study of the lowland Lao in the American midwest / Pamela A. De Voe -- "Displaced people" adjusting to new cultural vocabulary : Tibetan immigrants in North America / Yosay Wangdi -- Unity and diversity among Indonesian migrants to the United States / Clark E. Cunningham -- Dynamics, intricacy, and multiplicity of Romani identity in the United States / Suzuko Morikawa -- Community identity of Kashmiri Hindus in the United States / Haley Duschinski -- Thai Americans : performing gender / Jiemin Bao -- The gender of practice : some findings among Thai Buddhist women in Northern California / Todd LeRoy Perreira -- Women of the temple : Burmese immigrants, gender, and Buddhism in a U.S. frame / Tamara C. Ho -- The function of ethnicity in the adaptation of Burmese religious practices / Joseph Cheah -- Parent-child conflict within the Mong family / Chimeng Yang -- Hmong American contemporary experience / Kou Yang.
ISBN
  • 9780813543413 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 081354341X (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 9780813543420 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0813543428 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2007051727
OCLC
181142287
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