Advisor

John Longres

Date of Award

1978

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Department

Social Work

Physical Description

1 online resource (424 p.)

Subjects

Chinese Americans -- Oregon -- Portland

DOI

10.15760/etd.2948

Abstract

The thesis is an examination of the history of the Chinese community in Portland, Oregon, with special emphasis on the mutual support organizations developed by this community.

The study is primarily descriptive in nature. It includes background information on social, economic, and political conditions in China in the nineteenth century; an account of the history of the Chinese and Chinese organizations in Portland, and an examination of the issues involved in providing social services to Asian communities.

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Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/17538

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