Re: finding asian-american ethnographies

Jack Bernhardt (
11 Nov 1996 13:36:52 GMT

<>, (coolbean) wrote:

There is a short article on differences in child-raising practices by an
Philipino-American, Amparo B. Ojeda, "Growing Up American: Doing the Right
Thing," in DeVita and Armstrong, eds., Distant Mirrors: America as a
Foreign Culture. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. There might be some
bibliography that will help you.

Good luck.

>I was wondering if any of you know of any
>ethnographies of studies done on Filipino-American children and teenagers.
>I am a sociology and anthropology student doing fieldwork on this
>subject. Do you know if there are any books out there studying
>Filipino-Americans? if not do you know of any just studying
>Asian-Americans? Any help would be much
>appreciated. Thank you very much for your help and time.