This paper describes Asian-American women with their inter-ethnic, intergenerational connections. Diversities in race, ethnicity, and socio-economic status influence their lives in family, participation in education, the labor force, and community life. Issues and implications about the myth of Asian- American as model minority, the influence of feminism, and social work service for Asian-American women are also discussed.
Fong, Lina Y. S.
"Asian-American Women: An Understudied Minority,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 24
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol24/iss1/7