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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 973 BLU (Text) 30032001743928 DVD NON-FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 634479990847
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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Participant or Performer Note: Taggart Siegel; Kati Johnston; Charles Hallisey; Ajaan Xamponhpry Per; Edward James Olmos.
Summary, etc.: Explores the dilemma of Laotian refugees living in Rockford, Illinois who are torn between preserving their cultural identity and adapting to their new life in America. Re-settlement is complicated by rising tensions with workingclass neighbors, many of whom resent the Laotians economic gains and view their Buddhism with hostility.
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not Rated.
Subject: Racism > Illinois > Rockford.
Culture conflict > Illinois > Rockford.
Laotians > Cultural assimilation > Illinois > Rockford.

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