From Vietnam To Amer/hs: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

From Vietnam To Amer/hs

1st Edition

By Gail Paradise Kelly

Routledge

254 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780367167929
pub: 2020-03-30
Available for pre-order. Item will ship after 30th March 2020
$49.95
x
Hardback: 9780367018054
pub: 2019-08-28
$159.95
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429047916
pub: 2019-08-26
from $24.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

This book is a chronicle of the 1975 flight of Vietnamese from their country. It traces the departure from Vietnam and the resettlement of 130,000 of these refugees in the United States and focuses on the process by which Vietnamese went from refugees to immigrants.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Part 1: The Departure from Vietnam 2. Leaving Vietnam 3. Who Immigrated: A Profile Part 2: From Refugee to Immigrant 4. Being Processed: The Refugee Camps and Their Organization 5. Being Taught about America: Education and Cultural Orientation in the Refugee Camps 6. Being Sponsored and Resettled Part 3: Into the Lower Classes 7. The Vietnamese in America 8. The Immigration and the Vietnamese

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies