Hmong Language and Cultural Maintenance in Merced, California

  title={Hmong Language and Cultural Maintenance in Merced, California},
  author={Andrea C. Withers},
  journal={Bilingual Research Journal},
  pages={425 - 461}
Abstract The purpose of this research was to ascertain whether the Hmong language and culture were shifting or were being maintained within a generational cross-section of 12 Hmong participants in Merced, California. Data was collected in the form of interviews, questionnaires, Internet research, and library research. The results of the study showed that though there were Hmong language and cultural resources available in Merced, the participants nonetheless seemed to be undergoing a… 

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