Hmong-Related Works, 1996-2006: An Annotated Bibliography by Mark Edward PfeiferHmong-Related Works, 1996-2006: An Annotated Bibliography by Mark Edward Pfeifer

Hmong-Related Works, 1996-2006: An Annotated Bibliography

byMark Edward Pfeifer

Paperback | September 13, 2007

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The Hmong (pronounced "mong" in English) are a mountain-dwelling subgroup of the Miao of southwest China. In the 18th and 19th centuries, the Hmong began migrating southeast to Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. Then in the second half of the 20th century, due mainly to their participation in the Second Indochina War (1954-1975), the Hmong began migrating to the West. Today, the Hmong are one of the fastest growing ethnic origin populations in the United States, growing from about 94,000 in the 1990 census to about 190,000 in the U.S. census bureau's 2005 American Community Survey. With this rapid expansion in the population, a substantially increased interest in Hmong-related written works, multimedia materials, and websites among students, scholars, service professionals, and the general public has arisen. To help meet that interest, author Mark E. Pfeifer has compiled Hmong-Related Works 1996-2006: An Annotated Bibliography, which includes full reference information (including internet links to articles where available) and descriptive summaries for 610 Hmong-related works.
Mark Pfeifer is an Academic Librarian at Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi. From 2000-2006, he worked at the Hmong Cultural Center in St. Paul, where he developed the Hmong Resource Center Library, an extensive collection of Hmong-related academic works.
Title:Hmong-Related Works, 1996-2006: An Annotated BibliographyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9 × 6.02 × 0.5 inPublished:September 13, 2007Publisher:Scarecrow PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0810860163

ISBN - 13:9780810860162

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Preface Part 2 The Bibliography Chapter 3 Dictionaries, Bibliographies, and Reference Works Chapter 4 Hmong in Asia Chapter 5 Hmong Culture Chapter 6 The Hmong Language Chapter 7 Traditional Hmong Religion and Christianity Chapter 8 Hmong Music and Storytelling Chapter 9 Hmong Embroidery and Clothing Chapter 10 Hmong American Cultural Arts Chapter 11 The War in Laos and Refugee Resettlement Issues Chapter 12 Hmong Families, Parenting, and Gender Roles Chapter 13 Settlement Patterns, Housing, and Political Incorporation Chapter 14 Literacy and Educational Adaptation Chapter 15 Physical and Mental Health Chapter 16 Personal Narratives of Hmong Americans Chapter 17 Juvenile Literature and Curriculum Materials for Teachers Chapter 18 Fiction and Poetry Chapter 19 Videos and DVDs Chapter 20 Internet Resources Part 21 Indexes Chapter 22 Author Index Chapter 23 Subject Index Chapter 24 Title Index Part 25 About the Author

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