An Introduction to Hmong Culture

An Introduction to Hmong Culture

By: Ya Po Cha (author)Paperback

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Presenting a holistic perspective of the Hmong way of life, this book touches on every aspect of the Hmong culture, including an overview of their history and traditions, relationships between Hmong parents and their children, the rites and traditions of Hmong wedding and funeral ceremonies, the celebration of the Hmong New Year, home restrictions and other superstitious taboos, arts and politics. The book features and explains many Hmong words, phrases and proverbs. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

About Author

Born in Laos, Ya Po Cha teaches Hmong language at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, California.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780786449514
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 215
  • ID: 9780786449514
  • ISBN10: 0786449519

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