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Hands across cultures

Show simple item record Vasilnek, Gail 2005-09-01T23:40:07Z 2005-09-01T23:40:07Z 2005-09-01T23:40:07Z
dc.description Undergraduate Thesis – Women Studies, University of Washington (2002) en
dc.description.abstract This paper describes the author's experience volunteering as an English language tutor at the Refugee Women's Alliance in Seattle, Washington. Through historical and cultural analyses, the author discusses why the literacy rate among Somali women is so low. The paper describes the barriers to education women in Somalia face and barriers to communication they face when arriving in the United States. en
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dc.language.iso en_US
dc.subject Women Studies en
dc.subject Immigrants en
dc.subject Somalia en
dc.subject ESL en
dc.subject Literacy en
dc.subject Refugees en
dc.subject Participant Observation en
dc.title Hands across cultures en
dc.type Thesis en

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