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Cultural Stereotypes challenged in N Y Times stories

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Report Takes Aim at ‘Model Minority’ Stereotype of Asian-American Students
By TAMAR LEWIN
The image of Asian-Americans as a homogeneous group of high achievers taking over the campuses of the nation’s most selective colleges came under assault in a report.

Doctors Miss Cultural Needs, Study Says
By KEVIN SACK
A new study of diabetes patients found racial disparities even among patients treated by the same doctors.

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