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A Haitian family

  • 56 Pages
  • 3.17 MB
  • English
Lerner Publications , Minneapolis
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Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.), New York (N.Y.), Haiti, New York (State), New

About the Edition

Chronicles the history of Haiti and the efforts of one Haitian family to emigrate to the United States and rebuild their lives in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Statementby Keith Elliot Greenberg.
SeriesJourney between two worlds
LC ClassificationsF129.B7 G695 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL979743M
ISBN 10082253410X
LC Control Number96017183

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Haitian Household: The Haitian household is commonly matriarchal in the day to day runnings of the home. However, the major family decisions are often made by the patriarch.

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Family members, extended families, and even whole Haitian communities often take the responsibility of raising the children. Haitian women would rather go hungry so they can send their children to private school, especially since Haitians heavily value the importance of education in order to improve their children’s social status.

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He was one of only three passengers of known African ancestry on the ill-fated voyage of RMS Titanic. He put his pregnant French wife and their two daughters onto a lifeboat; they survived, but he did not. Joseph's daughter, Louise Laroche (2 July – 28 January ) was one of the last remaining.

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Haitian-born Edwidge Danticat is a decorated author of several award-winning books. She tells this story with a powerful rhythmic narrative that echoes hope and resilience in the face of fear.

And the colorful acrylic, collage and pastel illustrations by Haitian. A Haitian family waits outside University Hospital after being treated Jan. 20,in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Medical personnel from around the world are treating Haitians injured during the earthquake that struck the nation Jan.

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Family is something these people truly value and for this reason, most households consist of multiple generations. Every member of the family looks out for one another and the well-being of of everyone.

Haitian families are constantly working together to complete daily life tasks.