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The Resource Asian American studies now : a critical reader, edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen

Asian American studies now : a critical reader, edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen

Label
Asian American studies now : a critical reader
Title
Asian American studies now
Title remainder
a critical reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Asian American Studies Now represents the changes occurring in Asian American communities and the world that require a reconsideration of how the interdisciplinary field of Asian American studies is defined and taught. The editors have selected essays for the significance of their contribution and their clarity, brevity, and accessibility to readers with little to no prior knowledge of Asian American studies, and feature reprints of seminal articles and groundbreaking texts, as well as bold new scholarship
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1982-
  • 1947-
  • 1945-
  • 1967-
  • 1963-
  • 1966-
  • 1926-
  • 1965-
  • 1960-
  • 1974-
  • 1963-
  • 1956-
  • 1954-
  • 1969-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wu, Jean Yu-wen Shen
  • Chen, Thomas C.
  • Lee, Robert G.
  • Okihiro, Gary Y.
  • Zia, Helen
  • Eng, David L.
  • Han, Shinhee
  • Kim, Elaine H
  • McGregor, Davianna
  • Omi, Michael
  • Winant, Howard
  • Lee, Erika
  • Shah, Nayan
  • Weglyn, Michi
  • Chan, Sucheng
  • Yuh, Ji-Yeon
  • Dorow, Sara K
  • Parreñas, Rhacel Salazar
  • Chiu, Monica
  • Manalansan, Martin F.
  • Pérez, Hiram
  • Tang, Eric
  • Dirlik, Arif
  • Prashad, Vijay
  • Leong, Andrew
  • Espiritu, Yen Le
  • Omatsu, Glenn
  • Matsuda, Mari J.
  • Takagi, Dana Y.
  • Maira, Sunaina
  • Ancheta, Angelo N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • American literature
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • American literature
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
Label
Asian American studies now : a critical reader, edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Copyrights and PermissionsIndex
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; One: Situating Asian America; 1 When and Where I Enter; 2 Neither Black Nor White; 3 Detroit Blues: "Because of You, Motherfuckers"; 4 A Dialogue on Racial Melancholia; 5 Home is Where the Han Is: A Korean American Perspective on the Los Angeles Upheavals; 6 Recognizing Native Hawaiians: A Quest for Sovereignty; 7 Situating Asian Americans in the Political Discourse on Affirmative Action; 8 Racism: From Domination to Hegemony; Two: History and Memory
  • 9 The Chinese are Coming. How Can We Stop Them?: Chinese Exclusion and the Origins of American Gatekeeping10 Public Health and the Mapping of Chinatown; 11 The Secret Munson Report; 12 Asian American Struggles for Civil, Political, Economic, and Social Rights; 13 Out of the Shadows: Camptown Women, Military Brides, and Korean (American) Communities; 14 The Cold War Origins of the Model Minority Myth; 15 Why China?: Identifying Histories of Transnational Adoption; 16 The "Four Prisons" and the Movements of Liberation: Asian American Activism from the 1960s to the 1990s
  • Three: Culture, Politics, and Society17 Youth Culture, Citizenship, and Globalization: South Asian Muslim Youth in the United States after Septemer 11th; 18 Asian Immigrant Women and Global Restructuring, 1970s-1990s; 19 Medical, Racist, and Colonial Constructions of Power in Anne Fadiman's The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down; 20 Searching for Community: Filipino Gay Men in New York City; 21 How to Rehabilitate a Mulatto: The Iconography of Tiger Woods; 22 Occult Racism: The Masking of Race in the Hmong Hunter Incident; 23 Collateral Damage: Southeast Asian Poverty in the United States
  • Four: Pedagogies and Possibilities24 Whither Asian American Studies?; 25 Freedom Schooling: Reconceptualizing Asian American Studies for Our Communities; 26 Asians on the Rim: Transnational Capital and Local Community in the Making of Contemporary Asian America; 27 Crafting Solidarities; 28 We Will Not Be Used: Are Asian Americans the Racial Bourgeoisie?; 29 The Struggle Over Parcel C: How Boston's Chinatown Won a Victory in the Fight Against Institutional Expansionism and Environmental Racism; 30 Race Matters in Civic Engagement Work; 31 Homes, Borders, and Possibilities; Biographical Notes
Control code
ocn779828626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 654 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549330
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1bngp0v
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828626
Label
Asian American studies now : a critical reader, edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen
Publication
Note
Copyrights and PermissionsIndex
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; One: Situating Asian America; 1 When and Where I Enter; 2 Neither Black Nor White; 3 Detroit Blues: "Because of You, Motherfuckers"; 4 A Dialogue on Racial Melancholia; 5 Home is Where the Han Is: A Korean American Perspective on the Los Angeles Upheavals; 6 Recognizing Native Hawaiians: A Quest for Sovereignty; 7 Situating Asian Americans in the Political Discourse on Affirmative Action; 8 Racism: From Domination to Hegemony; Two: History and Memory
  • 9 The Chinese are Coming. How Can We Stop Them?: Chinese Exclusion and the Origins of American Gatekeeping10 Public Health and the Mapping of Chinatown; 11 The Secret Munson Report; 12 Asian American Struggles for Civil, Political, Economic, and Social Rights; 13 Out of the Shadows: Camptown Women, Military Brides, and Korean (American) Communities; 14 The Cold War Origins of the Model Minority Myth; 15 Why China?: Identifying Histories of Transnational Adoption; 16 The "Four Prisons" and the Movements of Liberation: Asian American Activism from the 1960s to the 1990s
  • Three: Culture, Politics, and Society17 Youth Culture, Citizenship, and Globalization: South Asian Muslim Youth in the United States after Septemer 11th; 18 Asian Immigrant Women and Global Restructuring, 1970s-1990s; 19 Medical, Racist, and Colonial Constructions of Power in Anne Fadiman's The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down; 20 Searching for Community: Filipino Gay Men in New York City; 21 How to Rehabilitate a Mulatto: The Iconography of Tiger Woods; 22 Occult Racism: The Masking of Race in the Hmong Hunter Incident; 23 Collateral Damage: Southeast Asian Poverty in the United States
  • Four: Pedagogies and Possibilities24 Whither Asian American Studies?; 25 Freedom Schooling: Reconceptualizing Asian American Studies for Our Communities; 26 Asians on the Rim: Transnational Capital and Local Community in the Making of Contemporary Asian America; 27 Crafting Solidarities; 28 We Will Not Be Used: Are Asian Americans the Racial Bourgeoisie?; 29 The Struggle Over Parcel C: How Boston's Chinatown Won a Victory in the Fight Against Institutional Expansionism and Environmental Racism; 30 Race Matters in Civic Engagement Work; 31 Homes, Borders, and Possibilities; Biographical Notes
Control code
ocn779828626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 654 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813549330
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1bngp0v
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828626

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