Bao Xiong


Academic Interest:

Relationship between Hmong Americans and Hmong residing in Southeast Asia, cross-border marriages between young Hmong Southeast Asian girls and older Hmong American men, Hmong marriage systems, patterns of gender roles in Hmong patrilineal society, and the effects of polygamy on Hmong family members.

Research Areas of Interest:

Thailand and Laos

Previous Education:

B.A. Anthropology (University of California- Merced)