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Contemporary Asian American Communities

Intersections and Divergences (Asian American History and Culture)

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Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • United States,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Social conditions,
  • ASIA,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • Asian Americans,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Ethnic neighborhoods

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLinda Trinh Vo (Editor), Rick Bonus (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8669050M
    ISBN 101566399386
    ISBN 109781566399388

    Get this from a library! Probationary Americans: contemporary immigration policies and the shaping of Asian American communities. [Edward J W Park; John S W Park]. For undergraduate courses in Sociology of Asian Americans or Introduction to Asian American Studies. Combining the rigor of scholarship with the accessibility of journalism, this text examines the contemporary history, culture, and social relationships that form the fundamental issues confronted by Asians in America today.

      In Kina’s words, the book is “about broadening the terms of Asian American, and also in a larger way, queering gender, race, sexuality, and citizenship.” Through seven thematic essays, each paired with artist interviews, the editors manage to bring together a collection that map the “Asian American experience” along multiple different Author: Chong-Suk Han.   Contemporary Issues Facing Japanese American Communities. Asian American Studies Center. She holds a Ph.D. in anthropology from UCLA and is an award-winning author, curator, and playwright, best known for her book Through Harsh Winters: The Life of an Immigrant Woman.

    Kyeyoung Park is associate professor of Anthropology and Asian American Studies at UCLA. Her book, The Korean American Dream: Immigrants and Small Business in New York City (Cornell University Press, ), received the Outstanding Book Award from the Association for Asian American Studies. Her current writing project is entitled, Migrants in the Hood: Korean Relations with Blacks and. The Japanese in Latin America is a book published by the University of Illinois Press about Japanese Latin author is Daniel Masterson, while Sayaka Funada-Classen gave research assistance related to the Japanese language. The book discusses all of the major Japanese populations in Latin America and some other groups of Japanese diaspora who are not as well y: United States.


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The case studies gathered here speak to the fluidity of these communities and to the need for new analytic approaches to account for the similarities and differences between them.

Taken together, these essays forcefully argue that it is time to replace the outworn concept of a monolithic Asian by: 9. Contemporary Asian American Communities: Intersections And Divergences (Asian American History & Cultu) [Vo, Linda Trinh, Bonus, Rick] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Contemporary Asian American Communities: Intersections And Divergences (Asian American History & 5/5(1). When Contemporary Asian America was first published init exposed its readers to the formation and development of Asian American studies as an academic field of study, from its inception as part of the ethnic consciousness movement of the s to the systematic inquiry into more contemporary theoretical and practical issues facing Asian Price: $ This book examines the contemporary history, culture, and social relationships that form the fundamental issues confronted by Asians in America today.

Comprehensive, yet concise, it focuses on a broad range of issues, and features a unique comparative approach that analyzes how race, class, and gender intersect throughout the contemporary Asian American experience. Linda Trinh Vo is a Professor of Asian American Studies at the University of California Irvine, with cross-appointments in Sociology, Women's Studies, and Planning, Policy & Design/5.

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This volume integrates a range of multi-disciplinary research on the ways in which the intersection of Asian immigration, community development, and socialization affect Asian-American communities. This title also examines immigration, economic, family, community and spiritual life amongst others.

(source: Nielsen Book Data). "Compared to many existing texts on this subject, which tend to take a rather historical approach, this book focuses on more contemporary Asian experiences.

Thus, Min has provided a new tool for those of use who have looked for adequate material to teach current Asian American trends in advanced undergraduate courses in the sociology of race as well as in ethnic studies.

Probationary Americans examines contemporary immigration rules and how they affect the make-up of immigrant communities. The authors' key argument is that immigration policies place race and class as important criteria for gaining entry to the United States, and in doing so, alter the makeup of America's immigrant by: Many compilations have been published on Asian Pacific Americans over the past several years, but none have really challenged existing theoretical assumptions about the "everyday spaces" in contemporary Asian Pacific American communities until now.

In Contemporary Asian American Communities: Intersections and Divergences, co-edited by Linda Author: James Lai. When Contemporary Asian America was first published init exposed its readers to the formation and development of Asian American studies as an academic field of study, from its inception as part of the ethnic consciousness movement of the s to the systematic inquiry into more contemporary theoretical and practical issues facing Asian.

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The Latinos of Asia promises to be a highly regarded work on the contemporary Filipino American experience." —Jonathan Y. Okamura, Contemporary Sociology "The Latinos of Asia is an important contribution to the field of sociology and social science understandings of Filipinos in the United States.

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Published in by the Russell Sage Foundation, it is widely used in college classes on international migration, contemporary American history, and Asian Studies. Recent changes in American immigration law have resulted in a significant shift in migration from Asia, according to the authors of a new book entitled "Probationary Americans: Contemporary Immigration Policies and the Shaping of Asian American Communities.".

This Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month we are excited to share special features with authors and editors of new and recent titles that celebrate Asian and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Today we speak with Queering Contemporary Asian American Art editors Laura Kina and Jan Christian Bernabe about their groundbreaking volume, published this spring, and corresponding website.

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Gatewood Part I. Claiming Visibility: The Asian American Movement and Politics 42 1. On Strike: San Francisco State College Strike, The Role of Asian American Students 43 Karen Umemoto 2. Get this from a library! The contemporary Asian American experience: beyond the model minority. [Timothy P Fong] -- Examines the contemporary history, culture, and social relationships that form the fundamental issues confronted by Asians in America today.

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