Gender, Ethnicity, Market Forces, And College Choices

Gender, Ethnicity, Market Forces, And College Choices

by Sheena Choi

ISBN-10: 0815340303

ISBN-13: 9780815340300

Pub. Date: 06/14/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Product Details

Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
East Asia: History, Politics, Sociology and Culture Series
Product dimensions:
0.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Review of Literature11
College Choice Research12
Ethnic Identity/Ethnic Relations Research16
Research on the Influence of Generational Change21
Research on Overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia and Chinese Ethnic Identity22
The Koreans in China, Japan, U.S., and the former Soviet Union25
Research on Citizenship/National Policy/Geopolitics26
Research on the Influence of Market Pressures and Rewards28
Ch. 3Methodology29
Purpose of the Study29
Case Study30
Qualitative Approach30
Quantitative Approach33
Pilot Study34
Methods of Analysis34
Validity and Reliability34
Ethical Considerations36
Limitations of the Study36
Ch. 4Definition of Overseas-Chinese, the Korean Nationality Law and the Demography of the Korean-Chinese39
Definition of Overseas-Chinese and Korean-Chinese39
Immigration, Naturalization and Citizenship Policies41
Demographic Background51
Ch. 5Chinese Immigration to Korea and the Social and Economic History of the Korean-Huaqiaos57
The End of the Chosun Period (1882-1910)58
The Japanese Colonial Period (1910-1945)59
Post-Korean Independence (1945-Present)64
Economic Arena68
Ch. 6Huaqiao Education in Korea73
Educational Policies73
Ch. 7Gender and Ethnicity in College Choices91
Korean-Huaqiao Students in Taiwanese Universities92
Trends in the Selection of Higher Education Among Korean-Chinese Students93
College Choices and the Effects on the Huaqiao Population98
Ethnic Identity and College Choice98
The Effect of Gender on College Choice102
Social Needs for Korean Universities103
The Influence of Ethnic Education on College Choice104
Gender Effect106
Institutional Accommodations112
Ch. 8Findings and Conclusion115
Theoretical Framework and Summary of Findings116
Implications for Further Study127

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