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Korean Americans

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Summary:Examines the lives of urban Korean Americans who seek to retain their traditional cultural values while adjusting to life in the U.S. Explores why Korean Americans have frequently come into violent conflict with inner-city African Americans, and how they have sought, through their own ethnic civic organizations, to overcome the perceived rejection of the community around them.
Creator:Mass, Howard
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Korean Americans
Korean Americans Social conditions
African Americans Relations with Korean Americans
Credits:Narrator: Stuart Lubin.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
American Culture, History
Collection:Films@UM
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