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The Resource Diversity in diaspora : Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century, edited by Mark Edward Pfeifer, Monica Chiu, and Kou Yang

Diversity in diaspora : Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century, edited by Mark Edward Pfeifer, Monica Chiu, and Kou Yang

Label
Diversity in diaspora : Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century
Title
Diversity in diaspora
Title remainder
Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Edward Pfeifer, Monica Chiu, and Kou Yang
Title variation
Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Secret War in Laos, which was part of the Vietnam War and the Cold War, ended in 1975. The end of this war forced an estimated one-half of the Hmong of Laos to become refugees abroad, and the majority of these refugees were resettled in the United States
Cataloging source
HU/DLC
Dewey number
305.895/972073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.H55
LC item number
D58 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pfeifer, Mark Edward
  • Chiu, Monica
  • Yang, Kou
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Hmong Americans
Label
Diversity in diaspora : Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century, edited by Mark Edward Pfeifer, Monica Chiu, and Kou Yang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
pt. I. Among social and political adaptation in the United States. The American experience of the Hmong: a historical review / Kou Yang -- Hmong Americans: a demographic portrait / Mark Edward Pfeifer -- An analysis of poverty in Hmong American communities / Yang Sao Xiong -- Civic values and political engagement in two Hmong American communities / Carolyn Wong -- Electoral participation in the Hmong American community: an initial analysis / Stephen Doherty -- pt. II. Intersections of Hmong identity with gender and age. Great expectations: the struggles of Hmong American high school boys / Bic Ngo and Pa Nhia Lor -- Women in the Hmong diaspora / Dia Cha -- Hmong Americans: the conceptualization and experience of aging in the United States / Linda A. Gerdner -- pt. III. Hmong arts and literature. The double diaspora: China and Laos in the folklore of Hmong American refugees / Jeremy Hein -- "Reharmonizing" the generations: rap, poetry, and Hmong oral tradition / Nicholas Poss -- Haunting and inhabitation in Yang's Latehomecomer: a Hmong family memoir / Monica Chiu -- Hmong American studies: a bibliographic essay / Mark Edward Pfeifer
Control code
798263911
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780824835972
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012025448
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)798263911
Label
Diversity in diaspora : Hmong Americans in the twenty-first century, edited by Mark Edward Pfeifer, Monica Chiu, and Kou Yang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
pt. I. Among social and political adaptation in the United States. The American experience of the Hmong: a historical review / Kou Yang -- Hmong Americans: a demographic portrait / Mark Edward Pfeifer -- An analysis of poverty in Hmong American communities / Yang Sao Xiong -- Civic values and political engagement in two Hmong American communities / Carolyn Wong -- Electoral participation in the Hmong American community: an initial analysis / Stephen Doherty -- pt. II. Intersections of Hmong identity with gender and age. Great expectations: the struggles of Hmong American high school boys / Bic Ngo and Pa Nhia Lor -- Women in the Hmong diaspora / Dia Cha -- Hmong Americans: the conceptualization and experience of aging in the United States / Linda A. Gerdner -- pt. III. Hmong arts and literature. The double diaspora: China and Laos in the folklore of Hmong American refugees / Jeremy Hein -- "Reharmonizing" the generations: rap, poetry, and Hmong oral tradition / Nicholas Poss -- Haunting and inhabitation in Yang's Latehomecomer: a Hmong family memoir / Monica Chiu -- Hmong American studies: a bibliographic essay / Mark Edward Pfeifer
Control code
798263911
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780824835972
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012025448
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)798263911

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