Title: How are the goals, objectives, and success of new immigrant communities’ determined in Worcester, Massachusetts
Author: Alkhazova, Zhanna
Date: May 2003
Description: Master’s Paper, Clark University, Department of International Development and Social Change
This research explores Russian and Liberian ethnic groups in Worcester, the varying political and social conditions from which they emerged, and their expectations of refugee life in America. The author finds that the refugee resettlement process is more successful when refugees and immigrants have more realistic expectations.
Keywords: Russians, Liberians, refugee resettlement
Cataloged by: Peter Nelson/ B. J. Perkins