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Hmong Coming To America Case Study

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The Hmong had to face many changes in coming to the U.S. For example, the big change they faced was the language barrier. I would have to say that was the main cause of role loss many adult Hmong people faced. Another main cause was the lifestyle. In Laos they were used to working in the farms and providing for themselves. On the contrary in the U.S they had to adapt to the new lifestyle of living mainly in the city. This loss affects their adjustment to America drastically. For instance, due to the language barrier when they are in need of any kind of help it may be difficult for them to find it. It can be especially difficult in medical conditions. For example, most of Lia’s treatments were difficult for the family to understand, simply because
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