Refugees In America In The 1990s

Refugees In America In The 1990s

by David W. Haines

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313293443
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/30/1996
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.06(d)
Lexile: 1350L (what's this?)

About the Author

DAVID W. HAINES who has a Ph.D. in social anthropology, has taught at the undergraduate and graduate level and has served as a research and policy analyst for the federal refugee program./e He is the editor of Refugees in the United States (Greenwood, 1985) and Refugees as Immigrants: Cambodians, Laotians, and Vietnamese in America (1989). He is currently a senior manager in state government and an advisory board member to the refugee and immigration services program of the Catholic Diocese of Richmond.

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

Refugee Resettlement in the United States by Philip A. Holman

Patterns in Refugee Resettlement and Adaptation by David W. Haines

The Refugees

Afghans by Juliene G. Lipson and Patricia A. Omidian

Chinese from Southeast Asia by John K. Whitmore

Cubans by Joseph Coleman

Eastern Europeans by Elzbieta M. Gozdziak

Ethiopians and Eritreans by Tekle M. Woldemikael

Haitians by Frederick J. Conway and Susan Buchanan Stafford

Hmong by Timothy Dunnigan, Douglas P. Olney, Miles A. McNall, and Marline A. Spring

Iranians by Mehdi Bozorgmehr

Khmer by Carol A. Mortland

Lao by Pamela A. DeVoe

Soviet Jews by Steven J. Gold

Vietnamese by Nguyen Manh Hung and David W. Haines

Comparative Material

The Origins and Initial Resettlement Patterns of Refugees in the United States by Linda W. Gordon

Public and Political Opinion on the Admission of Refugees by Rita J. Simon

Hardening the Heart: The Global Refugee Problem in the 1990s by Bill Frelick

Documentary Films about Refugees by Beatrice Nied Hackett

An Annotated Introduction to the Literature by David W. Haines

Index

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