Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Educating Immigrant Youth in the United States: An Exploration of the Somali Case

Authors/Editors

Kapteijns, Lidwien,Arman, Abukar

Publisher(s)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Bildhaan: An International Journal of Somali Studies v.4 , 2004, 26 pages

Description of Resource

This 26-page academic article describes research on the education of immigrant youth, as well as strengths and liabilities facing Somali youth. Topics discussed include Somali history, acculturation, biculturalism, school quality, parenting, communal identity, resistance to racism, Somali schools, the generation gap, Somaliness, Islam, and recommendations.

Languages

English

Availability

http://digitalcommons.macalester.edu/bildhaan/vol4/iss1/6/