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The Resource Picturing model citizens : civility in Asian American visual culture, Thy Phu

Picturing model citizens : civility in Asian American visual culture, Thy Phu

Label
Picturing model citizens : civility in Asian American visual culture
Title
Picturing model citizens
Title remainder
civility in Asian American visual culture
Statement of responsibility
Thy Phu
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the heart of the model minority myth-often associated with Asian Americans-is the concept of civility. In this groundbreaking book, Picturing Model Citizens, Thy Phu exposes the complex links between civility and citizenship, and argues that civility plays a crucial role in constructing Asian American citizenship. Featuring works by Arnold Genthe, Carl Iwasaki, Toyo Miyatake, Nick Ut, and others, Picturing Model Citizens traces the trope of civility from the nineteenth to the twenty-first centuries. Through an examination of photographs of Chinese immigrants, Japanese internment camps, the H
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phu, Thy
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asian Americans in popular culture
  • Images, Photographic
  • Photography
  • United States
  • Courtesy
  • Citizenship
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Asian Americans in popular culture
  • Citizenship
  • Courtesy
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Photography
  • United States
Label
Picturing model citizens : civility in Asian American visual culture, Thy Phu
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Clasped hands and clenched fists -- Spectacles of intimacy and the aesthetics of domestication -- Cultivating citizenship : internment landscapes and still lifes -- A manner of apology : transpacifism and the scars of reparation -- Racial hygiene : SARS, surgical masks, and the civility of surveillance -- The inhospitable politics of repatriation
Control code
ocn785939437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439907221
Lccn
2011043059
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt140147s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785939437
Label
Picturing model citizens : civility in Asian American visual culture, Thy Phu
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Clasped hands and clenched fists -- Spectacles of intimacy and the aesthetics of domestication -- Cultivating citizenship : internment landscapes and still lifes -- A manner of apology : transpacifism and the scars of reparation -- Racial hygiene : SARS, surgical masks, and the civility of surveillance -- The inhospitable politics of repatriation
Control code
ocn785939437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439907221
Lccn
2011043059
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt140147s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785939437

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