The Asian American Movement (Asian American History & Cultu)

William Wei

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Statistical methods for examination of differential ilem functioning (DIF) with applications to cross-cultural measurement of functional, physical, and mental health. Invited Speaker, "Balancing Asian, American, and Asian American Identities in the Era of Globalization," annual conference of the East Coast Asian American Student Union, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, February 19, 2011. Therefore, schools should adopt strategies to enhance parental engagement in their children's schooling.
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My Experience With Racism In The Gay Community

Bathhouse Blues

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Bush to make water as important as protecting the environment. Such risk factors may include but are not limited to: untreated parental substance use or positive toxicology test results in the mother or newborn infant; history of child abuse or neglect; mental illness in a parent in the home; ongoing or established risk of domestic violence; or adolescent mother, particularly if other risk factors are present. 85 The mother and caregivers have received information or training or have demonstrated competency in the following: infant's hospital course and current condition; hand hygiene, especially as a means to reduce the risk of infection; use of a thermometer to assess an infant's axillary temperature; assessment and provision of appropriate layers of clothing; identification of common signs and symptoms of illness, such as hyperbilirubinemia, sepsis, and dehydration; provision of a safe sleep environment, including positioning the infant on his or her back during sleep 96; newborn safety issues including car safety seat use, need for smoke/fire alarms, and hazards of secondhand tobacco smoke and environmental pollutants; appropriate responses to a complication or an emergency; and sibling interactions and appropriate inclusion in care responsibilities.
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Race in the College Classroom

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S. businesses rose from 9 percent to 11 percent over the same period � a notable increase, but still far below their proportion of the population. For example, stable populations may maintain a 1:1 sex ratio and therefore keep their growth rate constant, whereas declining populations may develop a 3:1 sex ratio favoring females, resulting in an increased growth rate. For instance: Past-month underage binge drinking was 14.3% for American Indian and Alaska Native youth, while the national average was 13.8%.
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Beauty Queens, Children, and the Death of Sex

Richard Crasta

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Each state requires assessment and interventions geared for the specific phase the family is experiencing. Perception of disability among Hispanics may be affected by what many researchers identify as a culturally based attitude of resignation and acceptance of life problems. In a Circle Long Ago: A Treasury of Native Lore From North America by Nancy Van Laan, illustrated by Lisa Desimini This is an impressive collection of Native American tales, songs, and poetry from the Arctic North to the Florida Everglades.
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Asian American Youth: Culture, Identity and Ethnicity

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These immigrants, and their descendants, often demanded that children work as hard as humanly possible to achieve. L gave birth to a daughter 2 years after she came to the United States. During her fellowship she worked on two advocacy campaigns that utilized a combination of legal and legislative advocacy, public education, and organizing strategies to address racial disparities within public schools and felon disenfranchisement. Photo courtesy of Qc72 via Wikimedia Commons.
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Buddhist Thought and Applied Psychological Research:

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Breast cancer is the most common cancer among African-American women. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2000. 1 VHS videocassette (53 min.): sd., col.; 1/2 in. Since the Immigration Act of 1965 the Asian American population has grown dramatically. Voices of Challenge: Hmong Women in Transition / a production of Academic Innovation Center, California State University, Fresno; producer, Katsuyo Howard; director, Candace Lee Egan. Addressing Domestic Violence in the African American Community.
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Asia-Pacific Legal Development

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Analysis of influences contributing to the images and the ways in which the images affect practical matters. In many cases, data for Hispanics are not available. Notions of identity carry complex political, social, and familial meanings. The activity finder is a shortcut that makes it easy for parents to preview lessons or find extra practice for their child. San Francisco, CA: CrossCurrent Media; National Asian American Telecommunications Association, 1993, c1995. 1 VHS videocassette (36 min.): sd., col.; 1993, c1995.
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Because all is not lost: Verse on grief (World Voices Book

Sweta Srivastava Vikram

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Minefields across the world exact a terrible toll on civilians. Journal of Studies on Alcohol 50:15–23, 1989. An Essay of the Principle of Population and a Summery View of the Principles of Population. This is almost never found among Sephardic Levites, and is rare in non-Ashkenazic populations as a whole, but the phylogeny of the branching out of R1a1 shows the Ashkenazic variety of R1a1 to be distinct from both the Eastern European and Central Asian forms of R1a1, contradicting the theory that Slavs or Khazars who converted to Judaism introduced this lineage into Ashkenazim.
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The Contemporary Asian American Experience: Beyond the Model

Timothy P. Fong

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By contrast, the statistics for men in the working ages are much more comparable, because the overwhelming majority of males in these age groups are economically active. Children with a high consumption of soft drinks rich in free sugars are more likely to be overweight and to gain excess weight (16). During the same period, the number of Asian American registered voters will increase from 5.9 million to 12.2 million.” According to Elena Ong, the report’s co-author, “The Asian American electorate will emerge from 4% today, to 7%, six presidential cycles from now.
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Nothing To Envy: Real Lives In North Korea

Barbara Demick

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The question of how to make the program more effective is under constant study. After the student’s completion of a creative project, the committee conducts an oral examination on the subject, usually in the Spring Quarter of the second year. Y.: Cinema Guild, 2007. 1 DVD videodisc (65 min.): sd., col.; 4 3/4 in Directed by Regina Park. The majority of Cambodians adhere to Theravada Buddhism. Adoption of related children was a common practice. The Hispanic population is projected to grow at a slightly lower rate, at 88 percent with a 2050 population of 101 million.
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