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Vietnamese immigrant youth and citizenship

Diem T. Nguyen

Vietnamese immigrant youth and citizenship

how race, ethnicity, and culture shape sense of belonging

by Diem T. Nguyen

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Published by LFB Scholarly Pub. in El Paso, AR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese American teenagers,
  • Teenage immigrants,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Attitudes,
  • Citizenship

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDiem T. Nguyen
    SeriesThe new Americans: recent immigration and American society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.V53 N345 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25025849M
    ISBN 109781593325039
    LC Control Number2011036555

      Yes, many would want to live in VN, especially for the older, First Generation Vietnamese Americans who were born and raised in South Vietnam and profoundly miss their Vietnamese homeland and feel much nostalgia and memories for it. Remember, Viet. This volume brings together scholarship from two different, and until now, largely separate literatures--the study of the children of immigrants and the study of Muslim minority communities--in order to explore the changing nature of ethnic identity, religious practice, and citizenship in the contemporary western world.


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Nguyen focuses on the connections between immigrant youth and the role that schools function in shaping their citizenship. Drawing on data from an ethnographic study that took place in an urban high school, Nguyen examines the processes that recent immigrant youth underwent as they transitioned to their new school contexts and engaged with issues of race, ethnicity, culture.

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Drawing on data from an ethnographic study that took place in an urban high. This guide is a compilation of resources for immigrant youth living in the United States. It includes general descriptions of immigration relief as well as general advice on applying for benefits, driver’s licenses, financial aid for colleges, bank accounts and credit cards, filing taxes, registering for the national service and military service, and more.

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