Hmong Studies Publications 2007-Present

Compiled by Mark E. Pfeifer, PhD

2012

Bart, G. et al. (2012). "Superior Methadone Treatment Outcome in Hmong compared with non-Hmong Patients.
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment." Epub online prior to print.

Bonnin, C. and S. Turner. (2012). "At what price rice? Food security, livelihood vulnerability, and state
interventions in upland northern Vietnam." Geoforum, 43: 95-105.

Brucato, N. et al. (2012). "The Hmong Diaspora: Preserved South-East Asian genetic ancestry in French
Guianese Asians." Comptes Rendus Biologies 335 (10-11):698-707.

Carveth, V. (2012). Explorations in the Phonological Reconstruction of Proto-Qiandong-Hmongic Onsets. MA
Thesis, University of Calgary.

Clarkin, P.F. (2012). "War, forced displacement and growth in Laotian adults." Annals of Human Biology, 39(1):
36-45.

Collier, A.F., Munger, M. and Y.K. Moua.(2012). "Hmong Mental Health Needs Assessment: A Community-
Based Partnership in a Small Mid-Western Community." American Journal of Community Psychology, 49: 73-86.

DePouw, C. (2012). "When Culture implies Deficit: Placing Race at the Center of Hmong American Education."
Race, Ethnicity, and Education, 15(2): 223-239.

Esposito, C.M. (2012). "An acoustic and electroglottographic study of White Hmong tone and phonation."
Journal of Phonetics 40: 466-476.

Esposito, C.M. and S.D. Khan. (2012). Contrastive Breathiness across consonants and vowels: a comparative
study of Gujarati and White Hmong." Journal of International Phonetic Association 42(2): 123-143.  

Garellek, M. (2012). "The timing and sequencing of coarticulated non-modal phonation in English and White
Hmong." Journal of Phonetics, 40: 152-161.

Gerdner, L.A. (2012). "Shamanism: Indications and Use by Older Hmong Americans with Chronic Illness."
Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(1).

Her, V. and M. Louise Buley-Meissner, Editors. (2012). Hmong and American: From Refugees to Citizens. Saint
Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press.

Huster, K. (2012). "The Grammar and Vocabulary Challenges of Generation 1.5 Hmong College Women  in
Academia." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol. 13(1).

Im, H. (2012). A Social Ecology of Stress and Coping among Homeless Refugee Families. PhD Dissertation,
University of Minnesota.

Larson, C.J. (2012). The Relationship of Provider Cultural Competence and Utilization of Prenatal Care in the
Hmong of Minnesota, PhD Dissertation, Walden University.

Lee, S and J. Chang. (2012). "Mental Health Status of the Hmong Americans in 2011: Three Decades
Revisited." Journal of Social Work in Disability and Rehabilitation, 11:1, 55-70.

Lee, S. and J. Chang. (2012). "Revisiting 37 Years Later: A Brief Summary of Existing Sources Related to
Hmong and their Mental Health Status." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(2).

Lemoine, J. (2012). "Commentary: Gender-based Violence among the (H)mong." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13
(1).

Lor, P. (2012). "Commentary: A Framework for 21st Century Hmong Leadership." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol
13(1).

McCall, A.L. and B. Vang. (2012). "Preparing Preservice Teachers to Meet the Needs of Hmong Refugee
Students." Multicultural Perspectives, 14:1, 32-37.

Mao, D. Deenanath, V. and Z.B. Xiong (2012). "Hmong Students’ Perceptions of Their Family Environment: A
Consensual Qualitative Analysis of Family Photos."Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(1).

Meschke, L. and K. Dettmer. (2012). "Don't Cross a Man's Feet': Hmong Parent-Daughter Communication
about Sexual Health." Sex Education, 12(1): 109-123.

Michaud, J. (2012): Hmong infrapolitics: a view from Vietnam, Ethnic and Racial Studies, 35:11, 1853-1873.

Molinar, R.H. (2012). “Indigenous Asian Specialty Vegetables in the Central Valley of California. “ Hortscience
47(7):  835-838.

Nakai, S. (2012). "Pig Domestication Processes: An Analysis of Varieties of Household Pig Reproduction
Control in a Hillside Village in Northern Thailand." Human Ecology, 40: 145-152.

Ngo, B.. (2012). "The Importance of Family for a Gay Hmong American Man: Complicating Discourses of
'Coming Out'."  Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(1).

Ó Briain, L. (2012). "Singing as Social Life: Three Perspectives on Kwv Txhiaj from Vietnam." Hmong Studies
Journal, Vol 13(1).

Pha, K.P. (2012). "Book Review: Hmong and American: From Refugees to Citizens." Hmong Studies Journal,
Vol 13(1).

Pfeifer, M.E., Sullivan, J., Yang, K. and W. Yang. (2012). "Hmong Population and Demographic Trends in the
2010 Census and 2010 American Community Survey." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(2).

Poss, Nicholas. (2012). Hmong Music and Language Cognition: An Interdisciplinary Investigation. PhD
Dissertation, Ohio State University.

Schein, L. "Drama Review: At Secret’s End: American Hmong: A Memoir Play." Hmong Studies Journal Vol. 13
(1).

Schein, L, V.M. Thoj, B. Vang and L.C.T. Jalao. (2012). "Beyond Gran Torino’s Guns: Hmong Cultural Warriors
Performing Genders." Positions 20(3): 763-792.   

Sheikh, M.Y. et al. (2012). "Prevalence of Hepatitis B Infection Among Young and Unsuspecting Hmong Blood
Donors in the Central California Valley. Journal of Community Health, 37:181-185.

Shippee, N.D., Pintor, J.K., McAlpine, D.D. and T.J. Beebe. (2012). "Need, Availability, and Quality of Interpreter
Services among Publicly Insured Latino, Hmong,and Somali Individuals in Minnesota." Journal of Health Care
for the Poor and Underserved 23: 1073–1081.

Smalkoski, K., Herther, N.K., Xiong, Z.B., Ritsema, K., Vang, R. and R. Zheng. (2012). "Health Disparities
Research in the Hmong American Community: Implications for Practice and Policy ." Hmong Studies Journal,
Vol 13(2).

Smith, C. and L. Franzen-Castle. (2012). "Dietary Acculturation and Body Composition Predict American
Hmong Children’s Blood Pressure." American Journal of Human Biology 24: 666-674.

Srithi, K. et al. (2012). "Medicinal plants used in Hmong women's healthcare in northern Thailand." Journal of
Ethnopharmacology, 139 (2012) 119-135.

Turner, S. (2012). "'Forever Hmong': Ethnic Minority Livelihoods and Agrarian Transition in Upland Northern
Vietnam." The Professional Geographer 64(4): 540-553.

Turner, S. (2012). "Making a Living the Hmong Way: An Actor-Oriented Livelihoods Approach to Everyday
Politics and Resistance in Upland Vietnam." Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 102:2, 403-
422.

Wilcox, H.N. (2012). "The Mediated Figure of Hmong Farmer, Hmong Studies, and Asian American Critique."
Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(1).

Xiong, N. and G. Xiong. (2012). "Til Divorce Do Us Apart: Sex, State of Residence, and Divorce among Hmong
Americans." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol 13(2).

Xiong, Y.S. (2012). "Hmong Americans’ Educational Attainment: Recent Changes and Remaining Challenges."
Hmong Studies Journal, Vol. 13(2).

Vang, C.Y. (2012). "Making Ends Meet: Hmong Socioeconomic Trends in the U.S." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol.
13(2).

Vang, M. (2012). "The Refugee Soldier: A Critique of Recognition and Citizenship in the Hmong Veterans’
Naturalization Act of 1997." Positions 20(3): 685-712.

Yang, M.S., Burr, J.A. and J.E. Mutchler. (2012). "The Prevalence of Sensory Deficits, Functional Limitations,
and Disability Among Older Southeast Asians in the United States." Journal of Aging and Health 24: 1252-1274.

Yang, S. (2012). "The Evolution of Hmong Self-Help Organizations in Minnesota." Hmong Studies Journal, Vol
13(1).


2011

Adler, S.R. (2011). “The Night-mare, Traditional Hmong Culture and Sudden Death.” In Shelley R.
Adler, Sleep Paralysis: Night-mares, Nocebos, and the Mind-Body Connection. New Brunswick, NJ:
Rutgers University Press, pp. 94-116.

Berger, A. (2011). Hmong Americans and Healthcare Inequalities and Solutions. B.A. Senior Thesis,
San Francisco State University.

Brady, M. (2011). Hmong gardening in Anchorage, AK: Cultural Continuity and Change in a Far North
Diaspora. MA Thesis, University of Alaska, Anchorage.

Capps, L. (2011). "Ua Neeb Khu : A Hmong American Healing Ceremony." Journal of Holistic Nursing. 29(2): 98-
106.

Depke, J.L. and A. O. Adedayo. (2011). “Coalition Building and the Intervention Wheel to Address
Breast Cancer Screening in Hmong Women.” Clinical Medicine and Research 9(1): 1-6.

Feliciano, S.M. (2011). Understanding Infant Feeding Choices Among Hmong American Women in Saint Paul,
MN. PhD Dissertation, Temple University.

Hickman, J.R. (2011). Morality and Personhood in the Hmong Diaspora: A Person-Centered
Ethnography of Migration and Resettlement. Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Chicago.

Ho, I.K. and K.T. Dinh. (2011). “Cervical Cancer Screening Among Southeast Asian American
Women.” Journal of Immigrant Minority Health 13: 49-60.

Kaiser, E.A. (2011). Sociophonetics of Hmong American English in Minnesota. PhD Dissertation, University of
Minnesota.

Kue, J. (2011). Hepatitis B and Liver Cancer Among Hmong: Knowledge, Perceptions of Risk, and
Barriers to Hepatitis B Screening and Vaccination. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University.

Lavoie, C. (2011). “The Educational Realities of Hmong Communities in Vietnam: The Voices of
Teachers.” Critical Inquiry in Language Studies 8(2): 153-175.

Lemoine, J. (2011). "Commentary: The (H)mong Shamans’ Power of Healing: Sharing the Esoteric Knowledge
of a Great Mong Shaman." Hmong Studies Journal, 12: 1-36.

Lo, A. (2011). "Writing Citizenship: Flexible Forms of Belonging in Kao Kalia Yang’s The Late Homecomer."
Hmong Studies Journal, 12: 1-15.

Luce, H., Redmer, J., Gideonsen, M., Dresang, L., Potter B. and S. Schrager. (2011).
“Culturally Specific Maternity Care in Wisconsin.” Wisconsin Medical Journal 110(1): 32-37.

Mahowald, M.C. (2011). Fourth Grade Hmong Students’ Reading Proficiency. Ph.D. Dissertation,
University of Minnesota.

Malison, R.T. et al. (2011). “Inter-rater reliability and concurrent validity of DSM-IV opioid dependence in a
Hmong isolate using the Thai version of the Semi-Structured Assessment for Drug Dependence and Alcoholism
(SSADDA).” Addictive Behaviors 36: 156-160.

Michaud, J. and T. Forsyth. (2011). Moving Mountains: Ethnicity and Livelihoods in Highland China, Vietnam
and Laos. Vancouver: UBC Press.

Moua, L. (2011). Navigating Multiple Worlds: A Qualitative Study of the Lived Experiences of Hmong
Women Leaders. Ed.D. dissertation, California State University, Stanislaus.

Mulasi-Pokhriyal  U. and C. Smith. (2011). “Investigating Health and Diabetes Perceptions Among
Hmong American Children, 9-18 Years of Age.” Journal of Immigrant Minority Health 13: 470-477.

Nibbs, F.G. (2011). Refugeehood and Belonging: Processes, Intersections, and Agency in Two Hmong
Resettlement Communities. Ph.D. Dissertation, Southern Methodist University.

Ngo B. and J. Leet-Otley. (2011). “Discourses about Gender Among Hmong American Policymakers:
Conflicting Views about Gender, Culture and Hmong Youth.” Journal of Language, Identity and Education
10(2): 99-118.

Peterson, K.C. (2011). Lost in Translation: How Language and Culture Affect the Perception of Care of
Hmong Patients at a Midwestern Primary Care Clinic. Ed.D. Dissertation, University of Saint Thomas.

Potts, M. (2011). “The Serfs of Arkansas: Immigrant Farmers are Flocking to the Poultry Industry –
Only to Become 21st Century Sharecroppers for Companies like Tyson.” The American Prospect, Volume
22 (3)(April 2011).

Sheikh, M.Y., Mouanoutoua, M., Walvick, M.D., Khang, L., Singh, J., Stoltz S., and P. K. Mills. (2011).
“Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Infection Among Hmong Immigrants in the San Joaquin Valley.” Journal
of Community Health 36: 42-46.

Tabrizi, P. (2011). The Role of Social and Cultural Factors in the Degree Completion of Female
Hmong College Students. Ph.D Dissertation, Capella University.

Takei, I. and A. Sakamoto. (2011). “Poverty Among Asian Americans in the 21st Century.”
Sociological Perspectives 54(2): 251-276.

Thalacker, K.M. (2011). “Hypertension and the Hmong Community: Using the Health Belief
Model for Health Promotion.” Health Promotion Practice 12(4): 538-543.

Thorburn, S., Kue, J., Keon, K.L. and P. Lo. (2011). Medical Mistrust and Discrimination in Health Care: A
Qualitative Study of Hmong Women and Men. Journal of Community Health, Epub online prior to print.

Vang, C.Y. (2011). Video Review: Better Places: The Hmong of Rhode Island a Generation Later by Chia
Youyee Vang, Hmong Studies Journal, 12: 1-3.

Vang, K.M. (2011). Living a Double Life: How Hmong Adolescents adapt with Clashing Cultures. Ed.
S. Dissertation, California State University, Fresno.

Vang, N.N. (2011). "Political Transmigrants: Rethinking Hmong Political Activism in America." Hmong Studies
Journal, 12: 1-46.

Vue, T. (2011). Variables of High-Performing Hmong English Learners. Ed.D. Dissertation, California
State University, Fresno.

Vue, W., Wolff, C., and K. Goto. (2011). “Hmong Food Helps Us Remember Who We Are: Perspectives of
Food Culture and Health among Hmong Women with Young Children.” Journal of Nutrition Education and
Behavior 43(3): 199-204.

Weimer, D. (2011). “Viewing the drug subcultures of the golden triangle: source control, COIN,
modernization and the Hmong in Thailand.” In Daniel Weimer, Seeing Drugs: Modernization,
Counterinsurgency, and U.S. Narcotics Control in the Third World, 1969-1976. Kent, OH: Kent State
University Press, 85-112.

Westermeyer, J.J. (2011). “Refugee Resettlement to the United States: Recommendations for a
New Approach.” The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 199(8): 532-536.

Xiong, K. (2011). The effects of language practices of Hmong students on Hmong families. PhD Dissertation,
University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Xiong, S. and S.E. Lee. (2011). "Hmong Students in Higher Education and Academic Support Programs."
Hmong Studies Journal, 12: 1-20.

Xiong, Y.S. and N. Xiong. (2011). "The Prevalence of English Monolingualism and Its Association with
Generational Status among Hmong Americans, 2005-2009." Hmong Studies Journal, 12: 1-22.

Xiong, Z.B. and J. Huang. (2011). "Predicting Hmong Male and Female Youth’s Delinquent Behavior: An
Exploratory Study." Hmong Studies Journal, 12: 1-34.

Yang, A.A. and T.L. Morris. (2011). “Hmong American Women Crossing Borders in Nursing
Education: Two Case Studies.” Journal of Nursing Education 50(5): 275-277.


2010

Allen, R. and E.G. Goetz. (2010). “Nativity, Ethnicity, and Residential Relocation: The Experience of
Hmong Refugees and African Americans Displaced from Public Housing.” Journal of Urban Affairs 32(3):
321-344.

Baker, D.L., Dang, M.T., Ly, M.Y. and R. Diaz. (2010). “Perception of Barriers to
Immunization Among Parents of Hmong Origin in California.” American Journal of Public Health 100)5): 839-845.

Baird, I. (2010). "The Hmong Come to Southern Laos: Local Responses and the Creation of Racialized
Boundaries." Hmong Studies Journal 11: 1-38.

Bakken, J.P. and B. B. Brown. (2010). “Adolescent Secretive Behavior: African American and Hmong
Adolescents’ Strategies and Justifications for Managing Parents’ Knowledge about Peers.” Journal of Research
on Adolescence 20(2): 359-388.

Burt, S.M. (2010). The Hmong Language in Wisconsin: Language Shift and Pragmatic Change.
Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press.

Castro, A. & G. Chawen. 2010. Phonological innovation among Hmong dialects of Wenshan. Journal of the
Southeast Asian Linguistics Society 3.1:1-39.

Cha, Y.P. (2010). An Introduction to Hmong Culture. Jefferson, NC: McFarland and Company.   

Chang, S. (2010). Perceived Hmong Cultural Barriers in School Counseling. M.S. Thesis, University of
Wisconsin-Stout.

Cobb, T.G. (2010). “Strategies for Providing Cultural Competent Health Care for Hmong
Americans.” Journal of Cultural Diversity 17(3): 79-83.

Craig, G. (2010). "Patterns of Change: Transitions in Hmong Textile Language."Hmong Studies Journal,
Volume 11: 1 - 48.

De Costa, P.I. (2010). “From Hmong Refugee to Transformer: A Bourdieusian Take on a Hmong Learner’
s Trajectory.” TESOL Quarterly 44(3): 517-541.

Fang, D.M., Lee, S., Stewart, S., Ly, M.Y. and M.S. Chen. (2010). “Factors Associated
with Pap Testing among Hmong Women.” Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.” 21: 839-
850.

Foote, M. and J. Matloub. (2010). “The Usefulness of Health Care Databases in Wisconsin for
Identifying Hmong Patients with Cancer.” Wisconsin Medical Journal 109(4): 214-218.

Fjuii, D. and A.K. Vang. (2010). “Neuropsychology of Hmong Americans.” In The
neuropsychology of Asian Americans, edited  by Daryl Fujii, 71-88. New York: Taylor and Francis.

Gerner, M. & W. Bisang (2010). “Classifiers declinations in an isolating language: On a rarity in Weining
Ahmao.” Language and Linguistics 11(3), 576-623. Taibei: Academia Sinica.

Gonzalo, P.X. (2010). “Growing up Hmong in Laos and America: Two Generations of Women through
My Eyes.” Amerasia Journal 36(1): 56-104.

Goto, K., Vue, W.M., Xiong, T.  and C. Wolff. (2010). “Divergent Perspectives on Food, Culture,
and Health among Hmong Mothers with Middle School Children.” Food, Culture, and Society 13(2): 181-
200.

Hatmaker G. et al. (2010). "Commentary: The Hmong and their Perceptions about Physical Disabilities: An
Overview and Review of Selected Literature." Hmong Studies Journal, 11:1-16.

Huffcutt, M. (2010). American Hmong Youth and College Readiness: Integrating Culture and Educational
Success. M.S. Thesis, University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Ito, R. (2010). “Accommodation to the Local Majority Norm by Hmong Americans in the Twin Cities,
Minnesota.” American Speech 85(2): 141-162.

Khang, M.S. (2010). Hmong Traditional Roles and the Pursuit of Higher Education for Married Hmong
American Women. M.S. Thesis, University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Lai, J.S. (2010). “Eau Claire, Wisconsin: The Political Rise of the Hmong American Community.” In
Asian American Political Action: Suburban Transformations, edited by James S. Lai. Boulder, CO: Lynne
Rienner Publishers, 199-212.

Lee, G.Y. and N. Tapp. (2010). Culture and Customs of the Hmong. Santa Barbara, CA:
Greenwood.

Lee, H.Y. and S. Vang. (2010). “Barriers to Cancer Screening in Hmong Americans: The
Influence of Health Care Accessibility, Culture and Cancer Literacy.” Journal of Community Health 35: 302-
3

Lee, J.K. and K. Green. (2010). "Acculturation Processes of Hmong in Eastern Wisconsin." Hmong Studies
Journal 11: 1-21.

Lor, P. (2010). "Hmong Teachers: Life Experiences and Teaching Perspectives." Multicultural Education
17(3): 36-40.

Lo, P. et al. (2010).  "Access to Adequate Healthcare for Hmong Women: A Patient Navigation Program to
Increase Pap Test Screening ." Hmong Studies Journal 11: 1-29.

Michaud, J. (2010). “Handling Mountain Minorities in China, Vietnam and Laos: From History and Current
Concerns.” Asian Ethnicity 10(1): 25-49.

Moua, M.Y. and S.D. Lamborn. (2010). Hmong American Adolescents’ Perceptions of Ethnic Socialization
Practices.” Journal of Adolescent Research 25(3): 416-440.

Nibbs, F. (2010). "A Hmong Birth and Authoritative Knowledge: A Case study of choice, control, and the
reproductive consequences of refugee status in American childbirth." Hmong Studies Journal, 11: 1-14.

Ngo, B. (2010). “Doing ‘Diversity’ at Dynamic High: Problems and Possibilities of Multicultural Education in
Practice.” Education and Urban Society 42(4): 473-495.

Portis, A.J., Laliberte, M., Tatman, P.,  Moua, M., Culhane-Pera, K., Maalouf, N.M. and K. Sakhaee. (2010).
“High Prevalence of Gouty Arthritis Among the Hmong Population in Minnesota.” Arthritis Care and Research 62
(10): 1386-1391.

Postert, C. (2010). “Moral Agency, Identity Crisis and Mental Health: An Anthropologist’s Plight and His Hmong
Ritual Healing.” Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry 34(1): 169-85.

Ratliff, M. 2010. Hmong-Mien Language History. Canberra: The Australian National University, Pacific
Linguistics.

Ratliff, M. (2010). Meaningful Tone: A Study of Tonal Morphology in Compounds, Form Classes and Expressive
Phases in White Hmong. Dekalb, IL: Northern Illinois Press.

Schantz, S.L., Gardiner, J.C., Aguiar, A., Tang, X., Gasior, D.M., Sweeney, A.M., Peck, J.D., Gillard, D. and
Kostyniak, P.J. (2010). “Contaminant Profiles in Southeast Asian Immigrants Consuming Fish from Polluted
Waters in Northeastern Wisconsin.” Environmental Research 110: 33-39.

Schein L. and B. Vang. (2010). "Gran Torino's Hmong Lead Bee Vang on Film, Race, and Masculinity:
Conversations with Louisa Schein, Spring 2010." Hmong Studies Journal, 11: 1-11.

Schroepfer, T.A., Waltz, A.,  et al.. (2010). “Seeking to Bridge Two Cultures: The Wisconsin Hmong Cancer
Experience.” Journal of Cancer Education. Published Online: 19 March 2010.

Schuster, R. (2010). Examining Treatment Outcomes for Hmong American Youth with Delinquency
Problems. PhD Dissertation, Indiana University.

Solheim, C.A. and P.D. Yang. (2010). “Understanding Generational Differences in Financial
Literacy in Hmong Immigrant Families.” Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal 38(4): 435-454.

Stanford, J.N. (2010). “Gender, Generations, and Nations: An Experiment in Hmong American
Discourse and Sociophonetics.” Language and Communication 30: 285-296.

Stanford, J.N. (2010). “The Role of Marriage in Linguistic Contact and Variation: Two Hmong Dialects
in Texas.” Journal of Sociolinguistics 14(1): 89-115.

Supple, A. et al. (2010). "Parental Influences on Hmong University Students Success." Hmong Studies Journal,
11: 1-37.

Tam, N.T.T. (2010). “Ethnic and Transnational Dimensions of Recent Protestant Conversion
among the Hmong in Northern Vietnam.” Social Compass 57(3): 332-344.

Tapp, N. (2010). The Impossibility of Self: An Essay on the Hmong Diaspora. Comparative
Anthropological Studies in Society, Cosmology and Politics, Volume 6. Berlin: Lit Verlag.

Tapp, N. (2010). "Perspectives on Hmong Studies: Speech by Nicholas Tapp on Receiving the Eagle Award at
the Third International Conference on Hmong Studies, Concordia University, Saint Paul, April 10, 2010." Hmong
Studies Journal, 11: 1-12.

Thao, P.N. (2010). Proprietors without a Spiritual Pillar: The Search for Revitalization among Hmong
in the Midwestern United States. PhD Dissertation, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Va, M.A. (2010). Cross-linguistic Influence in a Third Language: The Case of Hmong-English
Bilingual Learners of French. M.A. Thesis, University of California – Davis.

Vang, C.Y. (2010). Hmong America: Reconstructing Community in Diaspora. Champaign, IL:
University of Illinois Press.

Vang, H. (2010). Dreaming of Home, Dreaming of Land: Displacements and Hmong Transnational Politics,
1975-2010. PhD Dissertation, University of Minnesota.

Vang, K.M. (2010). Mental Health: Identifying Barriers to Hmong Students’ Use of Mental Health
Services. PhD Dissertation, California State University, Fresno.

Vang, M.N. (2010). The Good Wife: A Study of Hmong American Women’s Transient Status and their
experiences in the Formal Hmong Marriage and Divorce Process. M.A. Thesis, University of Wisconsin-
Milwaukee.

Waheedduddin, S., Singh, J.A., Culhane-Pera, K.A. and E. Gertner. “Gout in the
Hmong in the United States.” (2010). JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 16(6): 262-266.

Wyly, E.K., Martin, D.G., Mendez, P. and S. R. Holloway. (2010). “Transnational Tense: Immigration and
Inequality in American Housing Markets.” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 36(2): 187-208.

Xiong, C.W. (2010). A Critical Hermeneutic Approach to Hmong Leadership in the Lao PDR: Horizons of
Forgiveness and Action through Imagination in Community Development. PhD Dissertation, University of
San Francisco.

Xiong, G. (2010). Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Hmong Refugees: A Client’s Self-rating of
Helpfulness, Psy.D. Dissertation, Alliant International University, Fresno.

Xiong, Y.S. (2010). “State Mandated Language Classification: A Study of Hmong American Students’
Access to College-Preparatory Curricula.” AAPI Nexus 8(1): 17-42.

Yang, A. (2010). Themes in the Career Development of 1.5 Generation Hmong American Women. PhD
Dissertation, University of Minnesota.

Yang, R.C., Mills, P.K. and K. Nasseri. (2010). “Patterns of Mortality in California Hmong,
1988-2002.” Journal of Immigrant Minority Health 12: 754-760.


2009

Baker, D. (2009). Parental Perceptions of Barriers to Immunization among the Hmong Community in Central
California. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Boulden, W.T. (2009). “Gay Hmong: A Multifaceted Clash of Cultures.” Journal of Gay and Lesbian
Social Services 21(2): 134-150.

Burt, S. (2009). “Naming, Renaming and Self-Naming Among Hmong Americans.” Names: A Journal of
Onomastics 57(4): 236-245.

Chang, Z. (2009). An investigation of Contextual Factors and Dispositional Characteristics in the Career
Development of Hmong American and Caucasian American College Students: A Comparison Study   A
Comparison Study Using a  Social Cognitive Career Theory Perspective. PhD Dissertation, University of
Minnesota.

Christopherson, T. (2009). Assessment of Risk Factors for Developing Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
in Hmong Americans from Dunn County, Wisconsin. M.S. Thesis, University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Dembouski, L. (2009). "Book Review of The Latehomecomer" Hmong Studies Journal, Volume 10: 1-10.

Detzner, D.F. Senyurekli, A.R., Yang, P.D. and Khadija S. Sheikh. (2009). “Family
Strengths of Hmong and Somali Refugees in the United States.” In Douglas Charles Abbott et. al,
(editors), Strengths and Challenges of New Immigrant Families: Implications for Research,
Education, Policy, and Service. Lanham, MD: Rowman Littlefield, pp. 135-154.

Evrard, O. and P. Leepreecha. (2009). “Monks, Monarchs, and Mountain Folks: Domestic
Tourism and Internal Colonialism in Northern Thailand.” Critique of Anthropology 29(3): 300-323.

Franzen, L. and C. Smith. (2009). "Differences in Stature, BMI, and Dietary Practices Between U.S. Born and
Newly Immigrated Hmong Children." Social Science and Medicine 69(3): 442-450.

Gerner, M. (2009). “Deictic features of demonstratives: A typological survey with special reference to the Miao
group.” Canadian Journal of Linguistics, 54(1), 43-90.

Gerner, M. & W. Bisang (2009). “Inflectional Classifiers in Weining Ahmao: Mirror of the History of a people.”
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