Coverart for item
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
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A75
LC item number
W8 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wu, Jean Yu-wen Shen
  • Chen, Thomas C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • American literature
Label
Asian American studies now : a critical reader, edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
When and where I enter / Gary Y. Okihiro -- Neither black nor white / Angelo N. Ancheta -- Detroit blues : "Because of you motherfuckers" / Helen Zia -- A dialogue on racial melancholia / David L. Eng and Shinhee Han -- Home is where the Han is : a Korean American perspective on the Los Angeles upheavals / Elaine H. Kim -- Recognizing native Hawaiians : a quest for sovereignty / Davianna Pomaika'i McGregor -- Situating Asian Americans in the political discourse on affirmative action / Michael Omi and Dana Takagi -- Racism : from domination to hegemony / Howard Winant -- The Chinese are coming. How can we stop them? Chinese exclusion and the origins of American gatekeeping / Erika Lee -- Public health and the mapping of Chinatown / Nayan Shah -- The secret Munson Report / Michi Nishiura Weglyn -- Asian American struggles for civil, political, economic, and social rights / Sucheng Chan -- Out of the shadows : camptown women, military brides, and Korean (American) communities / Ji-Yeon Yuh -- The Cold War origins of the model minority myth / Robert G. Lee -- Why China? Identifying histories of transnational adoption / Sara Dorow -- The "four prisons" and the movements of liberation : Asian American activism from the 1960s to the 1990s / Glenn Omatsu -- Youth culture, citizenship, and globalization : South Asian Muslim youth in the United States after September 11th / Sunaina Maira -- Asian immigrant women and global restructuring, 1970s-1990s / Rhacel Salazar Parreñas -- Medical, racist, and colonial constructions of power in Anne Fadiman's The spirit catches you and you fall down / Monica Chiu -- Searching for community : Filipino gay men in New York City / Martin F. Manalansan IV -- How to rehabilitate a mulatto : the iconography of Tiger Woods / Hiram Perez -- Occult racism : the masking of race in the Hmong Hunter incident / A dialogue between anthropologist Louisa Schein and filmmaker/activist Va-Megn Thoj -- Collateral damage : Southeast Asian poverty in the United States / Eric Tang -- Whither Asian American studies? / Sucheng Chan -- Freedom schooling : reconceptualizing Asian American studies for our communities / Glenn Omatsu -- Asians on the rim : transnational capital and local community in the making of contemporary Asian America / Arif Dirlik -- Crafting solidarities / Vijay Prashad -- We will not be used : are Asian Americans the racial bourgeoisie? / Mari Matsuda -- The struggle over parcel C : how Boston's Chinatown won a victory in the fight against institutional expansionism and environmental racism / Andrew Leong -- Race matters in civic engagement work / Jean Y. Wu -- Homes, borders, and possibilities / Yen Le Espiritu
Control code
298670801
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 654 p.
Isbn
9780813545745
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009000771
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)298670801
Label
Asian American studies now : a critical reader, edited by Jean Yu-wen Shen Wu and Thomas C. Chen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
When and where I enter / Gary Y. Okihiro -- Neither black nor white / Angelo N. Ancheta -- Detroit blues : "Because of you motherfuckers" / Helen Zia -- A dialogue on racial melancholia / David L. Eng and Shinhee Han -- Home is where the Han is : a Korean American perspective on the Los Angeles upheavals / Elaine H. Kim -- Recognizing native Hawaiians : a quest for sovereignty / Davianna Pomaika'i McGregor -- Situating Asian Americans in the political discourse on affirmative action / Michael Omi and Dana Takagi -- Racism : from domination to hegemony / Howard Winant -- The Chinese are coming. How can we stop them? Chinese exclusion and the origins of American gatekeeping / Erika Lee -- Public health and the mapping of Chinatown / Nayan Shah -- The secret Munson Report / Michi Nishiura Weglyn -- Asian American struggles for civil, political, economic, and social rights / Sucheng Chan -- Out of the shadows : camptown women, military brides, and Korean (American) communities / Ji-Yeon Yuh -- The Cold War origins of the model minority myth / Robert G. Lee -- Why China? Identifying histories of transnational adoption / Sara Dorow -- The "four prisons" and the movements of liberation : Asian American activism from the 1960s to the 1990s / Glenn Omatsu -- Youth culture, citizenship, and globalization : South Asian Muslim youth in the United States after September 11th / Sunaina Maira -- Asian immigrant women and global restructuring, 1970s-1990s / Rhacel Salazar Parreñas -- Medical, racist, and colonial constructions of power in Anne Fadiman's The spirit catches you and you fall down / Monica Chiu -- Searching for community : Filipino gay men in New York City / Martin F. Manalansan IV -- How to rehabilitate a mulatto : the iconography of Tiger Woods / Hiram Perez -- Occult racism : the masking of race in the Hmong Hunter incident / A dialogue between anthropologist Louisa Schein and filmmaker/activist Va-Megn Thoj -- Collateral damage : Southeast Asian poverty in the United States / Eric Tang -- Whither Asian American studies? / Sucheng Chan -- Freedom schooling : reconceptualizing Asian American studies for our communities / Glenn Omatsu -- Asians on the rim : transnational capital and local community in the making of contemporary Asian America / Arif Dirlik -- Crafting solidarities / Vijay Prashad -- We will not be used : are Asian Americans the racial bourgeoisie? / Mari Matsuda -- The struggle over parcel C : how Boston's Chinatown won a victory in the fight against institutional expansionism and environmental racism / Andrew Leong -- Race matters in civic engagement work / Jean Y. Wu -- Homes, borders, and possibilities / Yen Le Espiritu
Control code
298670801
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 654 p.
Isbn
9780813545745
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009000771
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)298670801

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...