The Second Generation Story of Hmong Americans

  title={The Second Generation Story of Hmong Americans},
  author={Bao Lo},
Research on the second generation of post 1965 immigrants has largely explained the integration of these youth into American society as an issue of human capital and ethnicity. The emphasis on ethnicity as strategy for upward mobility, such as maintaining ethnic attachment, employing the best of both worlds , or assimilating into a multicultural mainstream, downplays the tension girls experience within the immigrant culture, and simplifies the forces of racialization that make the boys… CONTINUE READING

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