Building a Bridge: Lessons Learned from Family Mediation Training for the Hmong Community of Minnesota

Family Court Review, Vol. 40, p. 336, 2002

Minnesota Family Law Journal, Vol. 16, p. 49, 2003

12 Pages Posted: 9 Sep 2011  

James Richard Coben

Hamline University School of Law

Date Written: 2003

Abstract

This article examines how family mediation training was used in Minnesota to construct a bridge between cultural and legal norms in an attempt to help heal a community struggling with assimilation challenges.

Keywords: family mediation, alternative dispute resolution, hmong, multi-cultural, cross-cultural, assimilation, divorce

Suggested Citation

Coben, James Richard, Building a Bridge: Lessons Learned from Family Mediation Training for the Hmong Community of Minnesota (2003). Family Court Review, Vol. 40, p. 336, 2002 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1920968

James Richard Coben (Contact Author)

Hamline University School of Law ( email )

1536 Hewitt Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55104-1237
United States

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