Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 5

Paperback, 165 pages, 8.5x11, English
Volume 5, 2004-2005
by Hmong Studies Journal
Articles include the following:
"Medical, Racist, and Colonial Constructions of Power: Creating the Asian American Patient and the Cultural Citizen in Anne Fadiman's The Spirt Catches You and You Fall Down" by Monica Chiu
"Hmong Transnational Identity: the Gendering of Contested Discourses" by Roberta Julian
"Caught Between Cultures: Hmong Parents in America's Sibling Society" by Tamara L. Kaiser
"Hmong-American K-12 Students and the Academic Skills Needed for a College Education: A Review of the Existing Literature and Suggestions for Future Research" by Christopher T. Vang
"Hmong Parents' Perceptions on Instructional Strategies for Educating their Children with Disabilities" by Halee Vang and Manuel T. Barrera
"Southeast Asian Adolescents' Perceptions of Immigrant Parenting Practices" by Zha Blong Xiong, Daniel F. Detzner and Michael J. Cleveland