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Legacies of Struggle: Conflict and Cooperation in Korean American Politics
Legacies of Struggle: Conflict and Cooperation in Korean American Politics
by Angie Chung
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“Unique and illuminating, this is the first book to examine the political and social service organizations in a multiethnic enclave. It will become a model for future studies of multiethnic enclaves in the post-1965 era, and makes a significant... (read more)

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God in Chinatown: Religion and Survival in New York's Evolving Immigrant Community (Religion, Race, and Ethnicity)
God in Chinatown: Religion and Survival in New York's Evolving Immigrant Community (Religion, Race, and Ethnicity)
by Kenneth J. Guest
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Visit Paula Kamen's website at http://www.paulakamen.com Three decades after the Sexual Revolution, women's power and status have begun to match men's, and women are finally making the rules in order to experience a more radical and truer form of... (read more)

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Asian America: Forming New Communities, Expanding Boundaries
Asian America: Forming New Communities, Expanding Boundaries
by Huping Ling
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The last half century witnessed a dramatic change in the geographic, ethnographic, and socioeconomic structure of Asian American communities. While traditional enclaves were strengthened by waves of recent immigrants, native-born Asian Americans also... (read more)

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Puro Arte: Filipinos on the Stages of Empire
Puro Arte: Filipinos on the Stages of Empire
by Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns
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Puro Arte explores the emergence of Filipino American theater and performance from the early 20th century to the present. It stresses the Filipino performing body's location as it conjoins colonial histories of the Philippines with U.S. race relations... (read more)

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Pinoy Capital: The Filipino Nation in Daly City (Asian American History & Cultu)
Pinoy Capital: The Filipino Nation in Daly City (Asian American History & Cultu)
by Benito M. Vergara, Jr.
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Home to 33,000 Filipino American residents, Daly City, California, located just outside of San Francisco, has been dubbed “the Pinoy Capital of the United States.” In this fascinating ethnographic study of the lives of Daly City residents... (read more)

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A Framework for Immigration: Applications to Asians in the United States
A Framework for Immigration: Applications to Asians in the United States
by Uma Segal
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Segal analyzes Asian immigration to the U.S., including immigrants' reasons for leaving their countries, their attraction to the U.S., the issues they face in contemporary U.S. society, and the history of public attitudes and policy toward them.... (read more)

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American Karma: Race, Culture, and Identity in the Indian Diaspora (Qualitative Studies in Psychology)
American Karma: Race, Culture, and Identity in the Indian Diaspora (Qualitative Studies in Psychology)
by Sunil Bhatia
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Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882) has been widely recognized since his own time as one of the most influential writers in the history of Western thought. His books were widely read by specialists and the general public, and his influence had been... (read more)

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Heartbeat of Struggle: The Revolutionary Life of Yuri Kochiyama (Critical American Studies)
Heartbeat of Struggle: The Revolutionary Life of Yuri Kochiyama (Critical American Studies)
by Diane C. Fujino
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The first biography of this courageous and inspiring champion of freedom and equality.... (read more)

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Racial Transformations: Latinos and Asians Remaking the United States
Racial Transformations: Latinos and Asians Remaking the United States
by Nicholas De Genova
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Moving beyond the black-white binary that has long framed racial discourse in the United States, the contributors to this collection examine how the experiences of Latinos and Asians intersect in the formation of the U.S. nation-state. They analyze the... (read more)

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The Cultural Capital of Asian American Studies: Autonomy and Representation in the University
The Cultural Capital of Asian American Studies: Autonomy and Representation in the University
by Mark Chiang
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Electronic mail, personal organizers, voice mail, all were introduced as time-saving devices designed to promote an easier and more efficient workplace. Yet many professionals find that making effective use of these new forms of communication technology... (read more)

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Issei Buddhism in the Americas (Asian American Experience)
Issei Buddhism in the Americas (Asian American Experience)
by Duncan Ryuken Williams
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With contributions from scholars on both sides of the Pacific. Issei Buddhism in the Americas upends boundaries and categories that have tied Buddhism to Asia and illuminates the social and spiritual role that the religion has played in the Americas... (read more)

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Development and Demographic Change in Taiwan (1945-1995)
Development and Demographic Change in Taiwan (1945-1995)
by Roger Mark Selya
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This book describes and analyzes the demographic changes that took place in Taiwan between 1945 and 1995. It uses an interdisciplinary methodology so that different approaches to demographic change can be compared and contrasted. It attempts to evaluate... (read more)

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Elusive Citizenship: Immigration, Asian Americans, and the Paradox of Civil Rights (Critical America)
Elusive Citizenship: Immigration, Asian Americans, and the Paradox of Civil Rights (Critical America)
by John S. W. Park
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Stretching over four miles through the center of the West Bronx, the Grand Boulevard and Concourse, known simply as the Grand Concourse, has gracefully served as silent witness to the changing face of the Bronx, and New York City, for a century. Now, a... (read more)

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Suspended Apocalypse: White Supremacy, Genocide, and the Filipino Condition
Suspended Apocalypse: White Supremacy, Genocide, and the Filipino Condition
by Dylan Rodriguez
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Suspended Apocalypse is a rich and provocative meditation on the emergence of the Filipino American as a subject of history. Culling from historical, popular, and ethnographic archives, Dylan Rodríguez provides a sophisticated analysis of the... (read more)

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The Immigration and Settlement of Asian Indians in Phoenix, Arizona 1965-2011
The Immigration and Settlement of Asian Indians in Phoenix, Arizona 1965-2011
by Emily Skop
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Portraits of Pride
Portraits of Pride
by Chinese Historical S
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Kimchi & Saurkraut a Memoir
Kimchi & Saurkraut a Memoir
by Philip Park
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Korean American Identities a Look Forwar
Korean American Identities a Look Forwar
by Hyojoung Kim
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Soundtracks of Asian America: Navigating Race Through Musical Performance
Soundtracks of Asian America: Navigating Race Through Musical Performance
by Grace Wang
Available January 2015
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Where Are You From?: An Anthology of Asian American Writing
Where Are You From?: An Anthology of Asian American Writing
by Valerie Katagiri
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