Asian Indian Immigrants in America and Sociocultural Issues in Counseling
- THE FUNNY THINGS THAT FOBS DO. Eckard, Evan // Siliconindia;May2000, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p84
Describes some of the common traits and behavior patterns of immigrants from India who come to the United States to work. Workplace attitudes; Anecdotes about `fresh-off-the-boat' (FOB) Indians in a restaurant; English language skills; Behavior during job interviews.
- Chicago's Indians: a history. Stone, Emily // Crain's Chicago Business;11/26/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 48, p25
The article reports that Chicago, Illinois has become home to thousands of Indian immigrants. According to the U.S. Census figures, 113,700 Indians live in the Chicago area. These immigrants have created a business community that owns and operates everything from small convenience stores,...
- New Survey on Indian American Entrepreneurship. // India -- West;1/20/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 9, pB1
The article reports on the survey "Entrepreneurship in the Indian American Community," funded by the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs of the Government of India which discovers an increased in the number of immigrant entrepreneurs.
- CIRCUITOUS ASSIMILATION AMONG RURAL HINDUSTANIS IN CALIFORNIA. Dadabhay, Yusuf // Social Forces;Dec54, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p138
This paper describes an exploratory field study carried out to ascertain the pattern of assimilation among East Indian immigrants in California. It was found that the Hindustani immigrants, because of their small numbers and their pattern of living in individual isolation, are prevented from...
- The Asian Indian Community in Northern California. Ghasarian, Christian // Multicultural Review;Dec95, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p20
This article discusses the situation of immigrants from India who have settled in San Francisco Bay Area, California. According to the U.S. census, the population of Indian origin has more than doubled in ten years, from 387,223 individuals in 1980 to 786,964 in 1990, when it constituted the...
- Most Indians in U.S. Speak English 'Very Well' Says Census. // India -- West;6/27/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 32, pA16
The article offers information on the report "English Speaking Ability of the Foreign-Born Population in the United States: 2012" of the U.S. Census Bureau, which found that 65 percent people born in India speak English very well at home in the country.
- Community Groups Want Campaign On Immigration Issues. // News India Times;10/16/2015, Vol. 46 Issue 42, p12
The article reports that several South Asian organizations in the U.S. have called for a campaign that will raise awareness on immigrant issues affecting the Indian Diaspora.
- Bridging tourism and migration mobilities: Diaspora tourism as a coping strategy. Iarmolenko, Svitlana // European Journal of Tourism Research;2015, Vol. 11, p171
The article presents a study which explores diaspora tourism and migration mobilities in the U.S. The study used a two-phased mixed methods approach involving in-depth interviews with Ukrainian immigrants in the U.S. Results show that the mobility of Ukrainian immigrants due to acculturation...
- Reaching out to the Asian-Indian population. // Public Relations Tactics;Jun2009, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p6
The article offers information about the Asian Indians who settled in the U.S. Survey shows that these people are among the wealthiest ethnic groups within the country and considered the second-largest population of Asian descent living in the country. It was found out that they are highly...