Overcoming the Model Minority Myth: Experiences of Filipino American Graduate Students

  title={Overcoming the Model Minority Myth: Experiences of Filipino American Graduate Students},
  author={Kevin L. Nadal and Stephanie T. Pituc and Marc P. Johnston and Theresa Esparrago},
  journal={Journal of College Student Development},
  pages={694 - 706}
Filipino Americans are one of the largest immigrant groups in the United States and the second largest Asian American/Pacific Islander ethnic group. However, there is little research focusing on the unique experiences of this group, particularly in higher education. This paper presents a qualitative exploration of the experiences of Filipino American graduate students utilizing consensual qualitative research methodology. Results were categorized into domains and themes, with an example of a… 

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Filipino Americans : transformation and identity

  • M. P. Root
  • Education
    The Journal of Asian Studies
  • 1999
Foreword - Fred Cordova Introduction - Maria P P Root The Tragic Sense of Filipino History - Peter Bacho Demographic Changes Transforming the Filipino American Community - Juanita Tamayo Lott