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Rebuilding religious experience Vietnamese refugees in America by Linh N. Hoang

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Published by VDM Verlag Dr. Müller in Saarbrücken .
Written in English


  • Vietnamese American Catholics,
  • Cultural assimilation,
  • Refugees,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Catholic Church

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-282).

StatementLinh Hoang
LC ClassificationsBX1407.V54 H63 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination282 p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25296550M
ISBN 103836422212
ISBN 109783836422215
LC Control Number2010546983

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