Unformatted text preview: much or even more money than Whites when the fact is they are making far less. Despite striking differences between them, they are often viewed as if they arrived all at once and from one culture. These groups don’t belong to a single “Asian American” culture. These groups just have some different cultural views such as, many Asian culture view, cousins, uncles, and aunts as relatives to whom they have a great deal of familial responsibility. Whereas we may regard these family members as distant relatives. I think most Americans will believe this misconception because when their relatives come to visit they stay and live together if they can. Americans assume that these groups pack as many family members in their homes to live together. When White Americans have family visiting they expect them to visit and then go home. They don’t expect them to move in with them to live forever as one big family....
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- Spring '09
- White American, model minority, Asian culture view