Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

A personal narrative of a Korean immigrant to the United States: A quest for finding a niche
by Kim, Eunice Hope, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2010, 76; 1486649
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this personal narrative is to share the narrator's experiences of growing up in South Korea, immigrating to the United States as an adult, and living as a Korean immigrant. This narrative conveys the narrator's personal hardships as a first-generation Korean American, particularly the difficulties of settling in the United States. The narrator offers this thesis in hope that it will assist social workers with useful insights when working with the Korean immigrant population.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Tan, Philip
School: California State University, Long Beach
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 49/02M, Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Asian American Studies, Social work
Publication Number: 1486649
ISBN: 978-1-124-28246-6
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