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Southeast Asian refugees and immigrants in the mill city :changing families, communities, institutions-- thirty years afterward /edited by Tuyet-Lan Pho, Jeffrey N. Gerson, and Sylvia R. Cowan.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Cowan, Sylvia R.
Gerson, Jeffrey N., 1956-
Pho, Tuyet-Lan.
Publication
Burlington, Vt. : University of Vermont Press ;
Hanover : Published by University Press of New England
Contents
Lowell, politics, and the resettlement of Southeast Asian refugees and immigrants, 1975-2000 / Hai B. Pho -- Public policy and local economies : the phenomenon of secondary migration / Jean Larson Pyle -- Reflections on the concept of social capital / David Turcotte and Linda Silka -- Family education and academic performance among Southeast Asian students / Tuyet-Lan Pho -- Does the system work for Cambodian American students? The educational experiences and demographics of Cambodians in Lowell, Massachusetts / Khin Mai Aung and Nancy Yu -- Along the path to Nibbana : civic engagement, community partnerships, and Lowell's Southeast Asian Buddhist temples / Susan Thomson -- Lao refugees in Lowell : reinterpreting the past, finding meaning in the present / Sylvia R. Cowan -- The battle for control of the Trairatanaram Cambodian temple / Jeffrey N. Gerson -- Exploring the psychosocial adjustment of Khmer refugees in Massachusetts from an insider's perspective / Leakhena Nou -- Transforming experiences : when host communities become home communities / Linda Silka -- Conclusion and recommendations for future research / Sylvia R. Cowan, Jeffrey N. Gerson, and Tuyet-Lan Pho.
Date
c2007.
Description
xiii, 227 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, February 14, 2008.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
158465662X (cloth : alk. paper)
9781584656623 (cloth : alk. paper)
GUSN
249114
Call Number
Stacks E184.K47 S68 2007
Descriptive terms
Cambodian Americans Cultural assimilation
Cambodian Americans History.
Cambodian Americans Social conditions.
Emigration and immigration.
History.
Social conditions.
Places
Cambodia
Lowell (Mass.)
Massachusetts Lowell
Massachusetts Lowell.

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