An Exploratory Study on Dispute Resolution Pattern of Vietnamese and Cambodian Marriage Immigrant Women in Multi-Cultural Family

다문화가족 결혼이주여성의 분쟁해결방식에 대한 탐색적 연구: 베트남·캄보디아 출신여성을 중심으로

  • Chung, Yongkyun (Department of International Trade, Kangwon National University)
  • 정용균 (국립강원대학교 국제무역학과)
  • Received : 2020.01.06
  • Accepted : 2020.02.20
  • Published : 2020.02.28


This study examines dispute resolution patterns which Vietnamese and Cambodian marriage-immigrant women have utilized in their lives of South Korea. We implement two independent studies using quantitative and qualitative study based on interview method. Our findings show that first, most of marriage immigrant women from Vietnam and Cambodia adopt conflict avoidance method to resolve their disputes. Second, most of respondents tend to consult with people from mother countries in dispute resolution. Third, multi-cultural family support center may play an important role for consulting disputes of cross-border marriage women.


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