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EthnicitiesChildren of Immigrants in America$
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Ruben Rumbaut

Print publication date: 2001

Print ISBN-13: 9780520230118

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520230118.001.0001

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Straddling Different Worlds

Straddling Different Worlds

The Acculturation of Vietnamese Refugee Children

(p.187) Chapter 7 Straddling Different Worlds

Min Zhou

University of California Press

This chapter explores the complex, multidimensional process of acculturation, as understood and experienced by Vietnamese refugee children and as captured by the San Diego portion of CILS. It provides a historical account of why the Vietnamese fled their country, how they resettled in the United States, and how resettlement affected the adjustment of the second generation.

Keywords:   acculturation, Vietnamese refugee children, San Diego, CILS, United States, resettlement

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