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Two worlds in conflict: The elderly Hmong in the United States

TitleTwo worlds in conflict: The elderly Hmong in the United States
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication1987
AuthorsHayes, CL
Book TitleEthnic dimensions of aging
Pagination79-95
PublisherSpringer Publishing Co; US
CityNew York, NY
ISBN Number0-8261-5610-X (Hardcover)
Accession NumberBook: 1988-97121-006
Keywords*Cross Cultural Differences, *Racial and Ethnic Groups, Culture & Ethnology [2930], Experiences (Events), Gerontology [2860], Human Adulthood (18 yrs & older) Aged (65 yrs & older), Social Services
Abstract(from the chapter) addresses the experience of older Hmong in Laos, during relocation, and in the United States comparisons between the experience of elderly Hmong and other Indochinese refugee groups Hmong clan and household / life in Laos and relocation changing Hmong family structure / education / role of the older Hmong relocation and loss / possessions / mobility / religious customs / status mental health / social services (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved).
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