Adjusting to A New Society: A Study of Educated Chinese Women's Acculturation in the United States

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  • Pimg Liu

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https://doi.org/10.18738/awl.v0i1.30

Abstract

Meeting the challenge of adjusting to a new culture and social life from a professional to a housewife places a great deal of pressure on these educated Chinese women. They have strong desires and motivation to continue their professions, but have not obtained the support necessary accomplish their goals. As housewives, their social circle is very limited, which leads to isolation in the host culture. 

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