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Straddling two social worlds

Min Zhou

Straddling two social worlds

the experience of Vietnamese refugee children in the United States

by Min Zhou

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Published by ERIC Clearinghouse on Urban Education, Institute for Urban and Minority Education, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in New York, N.Y, [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese American children -- Cultural assimilation.,
  • Refugee children -- United States.,
  • Immigrant children -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesExperience of Vietnamese refugee children in the United States
    StatementMin Zhou and Carl L. Bankston.
    SeriesERIC urban diversity series -- no. 111, ERIC/CUE urban diversity series -- no. 111.
    ContributionsBankston, Carl L. 1952-, ERIC Clearinghouse on Urban Education.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination87 p.
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18333488M

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