By Kent A. Ono
A spouse to Asian American reports is made out of 20 formerly released essays that experience performed an immense ancient position within the conceptualization of Asian American reports as a box.
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They should have an understanding and appreciation of minority group experiences. Second, the mental health needs of Chinese must be assessed through research. Community leaders, special organizations (social agencies and schools), and the community members must be made aware of these needs. Third, proposals for special programs can be offered. Such programs may involve the use of community personnel briefly trained in counseling to offer their services to Chinese. Other projects can focus on early detection and prevention of emotional problems such as in school children.
He may feel contemptuous of Chinese girls who are ‘‘short legged’’ and ‘‘flat chested’’ when compared to Caucasian girls. Likewise, an anthropological field study conducted in a Chinese-American community by Weiss revealed that many Chinese-American females view their male counterparts as inhibited, passive, and lacking in sexual attractiveness. Data were obtained through attendance at social functions and by the administration of questionnaires. The investigator states that Perhaps the most damaging indictment of Chinese-American male ‘‘dating ineptness’’ comes from the dating age Chinese-American female.
Where clinical cases have been described of individuals in therapy, care has been taken to insure anonymity. Since there is a lack of research on Chinese-American personality and mental health, much of our discussion should be regarded as tentative rather than as the ‘‘final’’ word. Hopefully, this article will stimulate further thinking and raise issues. The Development of Personality Sometimes it seems as though a Chinese-American must possess great ego strength in order to survive the conflicts surrounding him.
A Companion to Asian American Studies by Kent A. Ono