Culture in transition: Awareness and appropriate response to domestic violence among Hmong American college students

  title={Culture in transition: Awareness and appropriate response to domestic violence among Hmong American college students},
  author={Yoshiko Takahashi and Songsoon Lee},
  journal={Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice},
  pages={156 - 176}
Abstract This explanatory study examined Hmong college students’ experience, awareness, and appropriate response to domestic violence in the Hmong community, using a survey (n = 231) at one of the largest Hmong-serving institutions in the United States. Findings indicated that 32.8% of Hmong college women had some violence from their romantic partners and two thirds of Hmong college men and women were aware of violence in the Hmong community. Those young generation Hmong reported that the most… Expand


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