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Unsettled: Cambodian Refugees in the New York City Hyperghetto (Asian American History & Cultu)
Unsettled: Cambodian Refugees in the New York City Hyperghetto (Asian American History & Cultu)
by Eric Tang
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After surviving the Khmer Rouge genocide, followed by years of confinement to international refugee camps, as many as 10,000 Southeast Asian refugees arrived in the Bronx during the 1980s and ‘90s. Unsettled chronicles the unfinished odyssey of... (read more)

Available October 2015
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After Civil Rights: Racial Realism in the New American Workplace
After Civil Rights: Racial Realism in the New American Workplace
by John Skrentny
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"John Skrentny's After Civil Rights will change the way we think and talk about the racial dynamics of the American workplace. It is a singular achievement, revealing in insightful ways the main strategies for managing race in employment over the past... (read more)

Available November 2015
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White Working Class Voices: Multiculturalism, Community-Building and Change
White Working Class Voices: Multiculturalism, Community-Building and Change
by Harris Beider
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Perceptions of white working-class communities are commonly discussed, but the views held by these communities themselves are less often considered. This book provides the first substantial analysis of white working-class perspectives on issues of... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Village of Immigrants: Latinos in an Emerging America (Rivergate Regionals Collection)
Village of Immigrants: Latinos in an Emerging America (Rivergate Regionals Collection)
by Diana R. Gordon
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Greenport, New York, a village on the North Fork of Long Island, has become an exemplar of a little-noted national trend—immigrants spreading beyond the big coastal cities, driving much of rural population growth nationally. In Village of... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Terrorizing Latina/O Immigrants: Race, Gender, and Immigration Policy Post-9/11
Terrorizing Latina/O Immigrants: Race, Gender, and Immigration Policy Post-9/11
by Anna Sampaio
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Immigration politics has been significantly altered by the advent of America’s war on terror and the proliferation of security measures. In her cogent study, Terrorizing Latina/o Immigrants, Anna Sampaio examines how these processes are racialized... (read more)

Available October 2015
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Being Japanese American: A JA Sourcebook for Nikkei, Hapa . . . & Their Friends
Being Japanese American: A JA Sourcebook for Nikkei, Hapa . . . & Their Friends
by Gil Asakawa
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This entertaining compendium is a celebration of Japanese American history and heritage. While detailing favorite foods, customs, words, games, and holidays, it explores the painful history of immigration and WWII internment, with suggestions for... (read more)

Available August 2015
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The Cosmopolites: The Coming of the Global Citizen
The Cosmopolites: The Coming of the Global Citizen
by Atossa Abrahamian
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The buying and selling of citizenship has become a thriving business in just a few years. Not only are businessmen renouncing America or Europe in favor of tax havens like St. Kitts and Antigua; also, cash-strapped and resource-poor island nations, aided... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia
Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia
by Jose Luis Morin
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Concerns about immigration's relationship to crime make accurate information and critical analysis of the utmost importance. Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia promotes understanding of Latinas and Latinos and the U.S. criminal justice system,... (read more)

Available February 2016
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Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Sixties
Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Sixties
by Karen Ishizuka
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Karen Ishizuka is the author of the books Lost and Found: Reclaiming the Japanese American Incarceration and Mining the Home Movie. She has produced numerous award-winning films including Something Strong Within and Toyo Miyatake: Infinite Shades of Gray,... (read more)

Available November 3, 2015
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Race in Mind: Critical Essays
Race in Mind: Critical Essays
by Paul Spickard
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Race in Mind presents fourteen critical essays on race and mixed race by one of Americaand#39;s most prolific and influential ethnic studies scholars. Collected in one volume are all of Paul Spickardand#39;s theoretical writings over the past two decades.... (read more)

Available November 2015
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Traces of History: Elementary Structures of Race
Traces of History: Elementary Structures of Race
by Patrick Wolfe
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Patrick Wolfe is an Australian writer and historian. He has held appointments at various universities, including La Trobe University, Harvard University, Stanford University, and the universities of Melbourne and New Orleans. His publications include... (read more)

Available January 12, 2016
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Race in America
Race in America
by Matthew Desmond
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Matthew Desmond and Mustafa Emirbayer, authors of , have written an undergraduate textbook on race relations for the twenty-first century. Every chapter of examines how racism intersects with other forms of social division--those based on gender, class... (read more)

Available October 2015
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A Chinaman's Chance: One Family's Journey and the Chinese American Dream
A Chinaman's Chance: One Family's Journey and the Chinese American Dream
by Eric Liu
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From Tony Hsieh to Amy Chua to Jeremy Lin, Chinese Americans are now arriving at the highest levels of American business, civic life, and culture. But what makes this story of immigrant ascent unique is that Chinese Americans are emerging at just the... (read more)

Available February 2016
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The Making of Asian America: A History
The Making of Asian America: A History
by Erika Lee
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The definitive history of Asian Americans by one of the nationand#8217;s preeminent scholars on the subject.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In the past fifty years, Asian Americans have helped change the face of America and are now the fastest growing group... (read more)

Available September 1, 2015
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Global Heartland: Displaced Labor, Transnational Lives, and Local Placemaking (Global Research Studies)
Global Heartland: Displaced Labor, Transnational Lives, and Local Placemaking (Global Research Studies)
by Faranak Miraftab
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In recent decades, Beardstown, Illinois, like other towns of the Midwest's rural rustbelt, experienced population decline and economic stagnation. The meat processing plant that is the town's main employer replaced its white, native-born workforce by... (read more)

Available March 2016
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The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
The Routledge Atlas of South Asian Affairs
by Robert W. Bradnock
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South Asia has developed from a group of newly independent post-Colonial states of at most secondary importance to the wider world to its current position as a region of central strategic importance to both global economic development and world peace and... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Immigration and Housing in the Republic of Ireland (Irish Society Mup)
Immigration and Housing in the Republic of Ireland (Irish Society Mup)
by Portley Brian
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This book examines the lived housing experiences of recently arrived migrants living in inner city, town and small town locations in Ireland. Building on the concept of 'housing careers', this book provides the first comprehensive analysis of migrants... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Harlem: From Dutch Suburb to Black Metropolis
Harlem: From Dutch Suburb to Black Metropolis
by Linda Tarrant-reid
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Harlem: From Dutch Suburb to Black MetropoliS≪/i> surveys this historic New York City neighborhood from its founding as the Dutch village of Nieuw Haarlem in the 1650s. The story encompasses Harlem as a suburb for wealthy New Yorkers during the 19th... (read more)

Available October 2016
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No Small Change: The Road to Recognition for Indigenous Australia
No Small Change: The Road to Recognition for Indigenous Australia
by Frank Brennan
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In 1967, Australians voted overwhelmingly in favor of removing from the Constitution two references that discriminated against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Though these seemed like small amendments, they were an impetus for real change... (read more)

Available August 2015
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Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison, and Redemption
Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison, and Redemption
by Walidah Imarisha
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"There was a time I believed prisons existed to rehabilitate people, to make our communities safer. . . . When I saw for the first time (but not the last) a mother sobbing and clutching her son when visiting hours were up, only to be physically pried... (read more)

Available February 2016
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