Vuthy Chhum

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Masters Thesis


School for Social Work


A qualitative study was done in Western Massachusetts of how Cambodian people view interracial relationships. A total of 12 participants were involved consisted of seven men and five women. All participants had grown up in Cambodia, but were currently living in the U.S. This project explores traditional views some participants had and the role assimilation had on some of the participants. There are many factors discussed in this study involving participants' thoughts on interracial relationships, as well as anecdotal experiences.


Thesis (M.S.W.)--Smith College School for Social Work, Northampton, Mass., 2008. iii, 39 p. Includes bibliographical references (p. 32-34)