• Through the Eyes of Asian Men
    Through the Eyes of Asian Men Overview Asian stereotypes are a product of prevailing myths propagated by various media, from books, plays, movies, television, to even historical propaganda. Generally speaking, the stereotyping of Asian women often swing to extreme types: the docile, subservient sexual...
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  • Vietnamese Americans
    The following paper will discuss Vietnamese Americans and their journey to America. I will talk about how these incredible and resilient people fought to succeed it a world that seemed to hold the odds against them. The culture, beliefs, and challenges of Vietnamese people are a precise paradigm of...
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  • Vietnamese American
    be a Vietnamese American? Vietnamese American is a term to describe a person with Vietnamese ancestral roots residing in the United States. The influx of Vietnamese Americans can be attested to the “Fall of Saigon” on April 30, 1975, which initiated hundreds of thousands of Southern Vietnamese to emigrate...
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  • Health culture of vietnam
    Vietnamese and Healthcare Systems Vietnamese and Healthcare Systems Vietnamese is a culture mostly focused in the country of Vietnam but a subculture that is spreading across the globe. Here in America we have a population of about 1,548,449 Vietnamese Americans (US...
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  • Shrapnel Shards on Blue Water Analysis
    Shards on Blue Water” by Lê Thi Diem Thúy, the narrator expresses her longing for Vietnam, her home country, and how she feels that she and other Vietnamese people represent “fragmented shards” in the American culture- isolated members of a foreign culture. She portrays her emotions almost as if she is...
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  • Culture
    to my parents in English if they spoke to me in Vietnamese. My parents raised me through Chinese-Vietnamese traditions and after 18 years, I still I did not have a choice of choosing whether I wanted to be more “Americanized” or simply “Chinese-Vietnamese”. Eric Liu’s parents gave him the option of going...
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  • Cool
    status. My ethnographic paper is going to give a clearer understanding of homeless and shed some light on their daily lives, specifically a small Vietnamese homeless community in East San Jose. Methodology: I chose to do this topic because I found it interesting. I always see homeless people holding...
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  • American Dream
    "I resented the stereotype that my Hispanic appearance called forth from many people I met." (page 346).The article “The Myth of the Latin Woman: I Just Met a Girl Named Maria” by Judith Ortiz Cofer is about the hardships that Latin women have to go through due to many stereotypes portrayed by the media...
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  • Cultural Assumptions and Values
    achieve through special skills. Although with assumptions, some people view things in a stereotypical way. As a kid growing up in America with a Vietnamese family with strong traditional values, it was a bit complicated growing up with 2 different views of cultures around me. Whenever I get home from...
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  • Paradise Lost
    campaigns for Vietnamese youth informing about the most deadly disease of the century. In 2004 the World Bank have began a funding in Vietnam, primarily focusing on the issue of HIV/AIDS, to innovate ideas that support the fight against the epidemic, reduce discrimination and stereotype against HIV patience...
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  • Planning
    PLNG week 3 lab 1. What initially drew the Vietnamese refugees to Cabramatta? The reasons for the concentration of Indo-Chinese-Australians around the suburb of Cabramatta are numerous, and have been outlined elsewhere (Burnley, 1989; Dunn, 1993). These location factors included the role of nearby...
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  • Identity
    stereotypical role attributed to it are defined by the patriarchal structure of the society. Therefore, revision of gender role questions the legitimacy of stereotypes attached to the identity which ultimately challenges the prevailing social domination. According to Locher-Scholten (2000), the indigenous women...
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  • Hỏi Thăm!
    a young blind vietnamese lady that how she has become the third Masterchef in America . Passing over 30,000 ambitious contestants , despite the blindness , she won the honoured cup and now she ‘s having a big chance to achieve her dream that opening a restaurant which serves vietnamese specialties and...
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  • African American Stereotypes
    the face of White authority. Aunt Jemima and the Hattie McDaniel's character from the film Gone With The Wind are standard portrayals of this stereotype. "Lord Have Mercy" is a phrase often associated with this character, in contrast to the ghetto dialect, profanity, and general disrespect of young...
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  • Hate Crimes
    Asian Pacific Americans are portrayed in the media in a variety of contradictory stereotypes, ranging from the "model minority" at the head of his or her class in school, to the non-English-speaking welfare recipient who is a "drain on the system." Asians are also characterized in film as unscrupulous...
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  • Vietnamese Community by Czech Eyes.
    Vietnamese community by Czech eyes. Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic is the largest ethnic immigrant community and the 3rd biggest ethnic minority in this country. Vietnamese people living there have different situation according to the law. In 2004 the Government Council for National...
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  • Vietnman War
    Vietnam? The responses from the allied troops were mainly of hatred for the very harsh yet beautiful environment and an ambiguous response to the Vietnamese people. It is understandable the grudge troops held against a gruesome environment shrouded with innumerable killings in an alien culture, but the...
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  • Vietnamese Abroaders: Culture Shock in the U.S.
    • Symptoms of Culture Shock • Daily Life Chapter 2: Situations of Vietnamese Students in California • Brief Introduction to America and California • Comparison between American Values and Vietnamese Values • Vietnamese youngsters’ attitude toward studying in the USA • Research Findings ...
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  • Orientalism in M. Butterfly
    David Henry Hwang portrays examples of how the practice of Orientalism and race and gender stereotypes in western culture functioned in the relationship between Gallimard and Song and he subverts these stereotypes towards the end of the play. It is apparent that Hwang is showing us how Song played up to...
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  • Migration, Immigration, and Emigration, and Their Effects on Religion, Women, and Minorities in the Developing World
    variety of religions in Vietnam, most of the people who live there have a sense of the richness and variety of traditional Vietnamese religion. In older tradition the majority of Vietnamese people believed they inhabited a world alive with gods and spirits. They didn't make a distinction of the living world...
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