Southeast Asian refugee self-sufficiency study, 1982 by Nathan S. Caplan

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  • Refugees -- United States.,
  • Refugees -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Refugees -- Indochina -- Economic conditions -- Statistics.

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Statementprincipal investigators, Nathan Caplan and John K. Whitmore.
SeriesICPSR -- 8454, ICPSR (Series) -- 8454.
ContributionsWhitmore, John K., Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
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Open LibraryOL16591910M

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This study on the economic self-sufficiency of the Southeast Asian refugee household was conducted in order to gather information on the economic status of these refugees, the factors that contribute to self-sufficiency, and refugees' needs for services.

A survey of 1, households of Vietnamese, Sino-Vietnamese, and Lao refugees who arrived in the United States after October Cited by: 5. Southeast Asian refugee self-sufficiency study. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Social Security Administration, Office of Refugee Resettlement, (OCoLC) Catanzaro and Moser ).

Many of such factors affecting adjust-ment can be understood as the function of individuals' characteristics. However, Southeast Asian refugees, again like other immigrants, maintain a set of beliefs about social relationships, and a set of actual continuing relationships with particular people.

Such beliefs and. This study attempts to determine the degree of economic self-sufficiency achieved by Southeast Asian refugees who have arrived in the United States since October Three groups of refugees (Vietnamese, Chinese from Vietnam, and lowland Lao) were interviewed in. *Southeast Asians.

ABSTRACT. Upon arrival in Southeast Asian refugee self-sufficiency study United States, the Southeast Asian "Boat People" faced a multitude of problems that would seem to have hindered their achieving economic self-sufficiency.

Nonetheless, by the time of a research study which interviewed nearly 1, refugee households, 25 percent of all the households in the sample. Southeast Asian Refugee Migration to the United States Linda W. Gordon This work traces the history of migration from three Southeast Asian nations to the United States.

Inwhen the governments of Viet- nam, Laos, and Cambodia (Kampuchea) fell to communist forces, the first refugees from these nations arrived in the United States. Refugee Economic Self-Sufficiency: An Exploratory Study of Approaches Used in Office of Refugee Resettlement ProgramsPrepared for:U.S.

Department of Health and Human ServicesOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and EvaluationPrepared by: Peggy Halpern, Ph.D. Southeast Asian refugee self-sufficiency study U.S.

Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and EvaluationNovember. SOUTHEAST ASIAN REFUGEE STUDIES Occasional Papers Series Editor: Bruce T.

Downing Number One: A Bibliography of the Hmong (Miao) Compiled by Douglas P. Olney Originally prepared inChiangmai, Thailand for the Overseas Missionary Fellowship. Revised by the author, HayBangkok, Thailand.

ISBN: N/A. ISSN: N/A. The Adaptation of Southeast Asian Refugee Youth: A Comparative Study. Final Report to the Office of Resettlement. Rumbaut, Ruben G.; Ima, Kenji.

This report is a comparative study, conducted in in San Diego, California, of the adaptation of refugee youth from Vietnam, Cambodia, Indochina, and Laos. Get this from a library. Refugee problems in Southeast Asia, a staff report. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary.

1982 book on Immigration and Refugee Policy.;]. Mental health and the refugee experience: a comparative study of Southeast Asian refugees. In Southeast Asian Mental Health: Treatment Services, Prevention and Research (ed. Owan, T. C.), pp.

– NIMH DHHS Publication No. (ADM) 85– Rockville, MD. SOUTHEAST ASIAN REFUGEE YOUTH: A COMPARATIVE STUDY. Final Report to the Office of Refugee Resettlement.

Ruben G. Rumbaut, Ph.D., and Kenji Ima, Ph.D. Southeast Asian Refugee Youth Study (SARYS) Department of Sociology San Diego State University San Diego, California Prepared for the U.S.

Department of Health and Human Services, Family. This report is a comparative study, conducted 1982 book in San Diego, California, of the adaptation of refugee youth from Vietnam, Cambodia, Indochina, and Laos. The project examined both successes and problems of these refugee youth regarding their educational and occupational attainments and aspirations, and evaluated their prospects for.

Vietnamese boat people (Vietnamese: Thuyền nhân Việt Nam), also known simply as boat people, refers to the refugees who fled Vietnam by boat and ship following the end of the Vietnam War in This migration and humanitarian crisis was at its highest in andbut continued through the early s. The term is also often used generically to refer to the Vietnamese people who.

After surviving the Khmer Rouge genocide, followed by years of confinement to international refugee camps, as many as 10, Southeast Asian refugees arrived in the Bronx during the s and ‘90s. Unsettled chronicles the unfinished odyssey of Bronx Cambodians, closely following one woman and her family for several years as they survive yet.

Once in this country, the refugees and their families overcame great obstacles to learn English, educate their children, and achieve a degree of economic success.

By the end of the Southeast Asian War in -- 25 years of bombing and bloodshed -- millions of. This timely volume examines the influx immigrants from Southeast Asia to Lowell, Massachusetts, over the past thirty or so years. Numbering ab people―a very significant one-fifth of the city’s population―these are primarily refugees and their offspring who fled genocide, war, and oppression in Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam in the late s and resettled in the United s: 1.

Drawing on a case study of two Hmong refugee populations from Laos that were resettled in a major Texas city and a German village, this article explores the different approaches to immigrant integration found in the United States and Germany as well as the outcomes for the Hmong and their sense of belonging in their new communities.

The study was paid for by the federal Office of Refugee Settlement in an effort to find out whether the second generation of Southeast Asians, who are almost all children of poverty, is likely to. Series 5 contains HIAS’s files related to the resettlement of Indochinese refugees in the s and s.

In the s, the federal government requested that the national HIAS, Inc. and its affiliates assist with the resettlement of Southeast Asian refugees following the Vietnam War and the establishment of communist governments in Asia.

China has accepted refugees, even as other Asian countries keep turning them away. There are nowin Guangdong,in Guangxi, 40, in Yunnan in Fujian Province. 85% Are. The Refugee Crisis Ravaging Southeast Asia: On The Ground With The Rohingya Fortify Rights is a non-governmental human rights organization based in Southeast Asia that investigates human.

Steve Inskeep talks to historian Erika Lee, author of the new book The Making of Asian America, about the million refugees from Southeast Asia who came to. Unlike other Asian immigrants who preceded them, the majority of Southeast Asian Americans entered the United States as refugees.

Between andthe United States received over 1, refugees from Southeast Asia, of which 66 percent were from Vietnam, 21 percent from Laos, and 13 percent from Cambodia.

One particular focus of refugee studies in the United States has been the violence experience of Southeast Asian (S.E.A.) refugee children and its impact on mental health and school adaptation.

Although virtually all researchers have found that the children have high rates of depression and/or post-traumatic stress disorder, findings concerning. J. Ethnic Studies 9,; and Scott G. Jr The Hmong refugee community in San Diego: Theoretical and practical implications of its continuing ethnic solidarity.

Anthropol. 55,Rumbaut R. Mental health and the refugee experience: A comparative study of Southeast Asian refugees. Southeast Asian refugees Janu By Marshall Ingwerson Staff correspondent of He explains to the Americans how the Vietnamese have a Confucian admiration for book study and.

The Indochina refugee crisis was the large outflow of people from the former French colonies of Indochina, comprising the countries of Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos, after communist governments were established in Over the next 25 years and out of a total Indochinese population in of 56 million, more than 3 million people would undertake the dangerous journey to become refugees in.

Southeast Asian Refugee-Immigrants: An Update on to Entrants {1} Howard Berkson [1] This paper very closely follows the work of Bach and Carroll-Seguin and is intended to provide an empirical update on labor-force participation among Southeast Asian refugee-immigrants in the U.S.

This effort will partially remedy the. Rumbaut, R.G. “Mental Health and the Refugee Experience: A Comparative Study of Southeast Asian Refugees”. In Southeast Asian Mental Health: Treatment, Prevention, Services, Training and Research Edited by Owan, T.

National Institute of Mental Health. DHHS Publication No. (ADM) 85– Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society. Southeast Asia Program Publications New and recent books published by Southeast Asia Program Publications, an imprint of Cornell University Press.

View the PDF or the Issuu version. The focus of this book is on why the majority of Southeast Asian states have not acceded to the two pivotal international refugee law instruments, namely the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, Geneva, 28 Julyin force 22 AprilUNTS (‘Refugee Convention’) and the Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees, New York, 31 Januaryin force 4 October The Southeast Asian Refugee Youth Study (SARYS) is a local community study of the adaptation of refugee youth from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.

It is a follow-up study of the educational achievements of the children of the Southeast Asian refugee parents surveyed in the Indochinese Health and Adaptation Research Project (IHARP), data.

Catanzaro A, Moser RJ. Health status of refugees from Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. JAMA. Mar 5; (9)– Wiesenthal AM, Nickels MK, Hashimoto KG, Endo T, Ehrhard HB. Intestinal parasites in Southeast-Asian refugees. Prevalence in a community of Laotians. JAMA. Dec 5; (22)– Trenholme GH, Carson PE.

The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Southeast Asian Refugees", Last Edited— International Association for the Study of Forced Migration (IASFM) A refugee is a person who flees his or her home country to escape persecution or danger and seek safety elsewhere.

Canada is a country with a long tradition of welcoming refugees and. A Study of Southeast Asian Refugee Youth in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota.

Final Report. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Family Support Administration, Office of Refugee Resettlement, Berkley Planning Associates.

The Administration of the Refugee Resettlement Program in the. A recent study by Chung et al. (), using a community sample of 2, Southeast Asian refugees, found that Vietnamese, Cambodian and Lao refugee women reported significantly higher levels of psychological distress than did their male counterparts.

Alien Winds presents the first critical analysis of U.S. refugee processing centers in Southeast Asia. Based on twenty months of work in refugee camps from and an analysis of documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, this book challenges the widely held view that the refugee education program results in successful resettlement.

and Employment of Southeast Asian Refugees in the United States. Binghamton, NY: State Institute of Ukrainian Studies. Bean, Frank D. and Gray Swicegood. AND QuANG L. Bui. Southeast Asian Refugee Self-Sufficiency Study: Final Report. Washington, DC: Office of Refugee Resettlement.

Bornemann has designed services and implemented programs with Haitian, Cuban, and Southeast Asian refugees. He has written numerous books and articles on refugee mental health including Mental Health of Immigrants and Refugees (with W. Holtzman).

Solvig Ekblad, DMedSci, is associate professor and director of immigrant and refugee research in. Refugees in Crisis. For summer and fallThe Diplomat presents “Southeast Asia: Refugees in Crisis”: a series of exclusive articles from scholars and practitioners tackling Southeast Asia.

Southeast Asian refugee women reported significantly higher levels of distress than male refugees Chung & Bemak,Chung et al., Significant predictors of distress (for both men and women) were multiple traumatic events, low English proficiency, low income, no formal education received in home country, and older age (Chung et al., ).

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