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The Resource Saving face : the emotional costs of the Asian immigrant family myth, Angie Y. Chung

Saving face : the emotional costs of the Asian immigrant family myth, Angie Y. Chung

Label
Saving face : the emotional costs of the Asian immigrant family myth
Title
Saving face
Title remainder
the emotional costs of the Asian immigrant family myth
Statement of responsibility
Angie Y. Chung
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Asian immigrant family myth celebrates Asian families for upholding the traditional heteronormative ideal of the "normal (white) American family" yet also demonizes them for reinforcing oppressive and backwards cultural values. Saving Face cuts through these myths, offering a more nuanced portrait of Asian immigrant families in a changing world. Angie Y. Chung examines how the grown children of Korean and Chinese immigrants emotionally negotiate the complex and conflicted feelings they have toward their family responsibilities and upbringing through new modes of love, communication, and ca
Member of
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chung, Angie Y.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Families in focus
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  • Immigrant families
  • Americanization
  • Model minority stereotype
  • Asian American families
  • Asian Americans
  • Asians
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Asian American families
  • Asian Americans
  • Asians
  • Immigrant families
  • Americanization
  • Model minority stereotype
  • United States
Label
Saving face : the emotional costs of the Asian immigrant family myth, Angie Y. Chung
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
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
Series; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface and Acknowledgments; 1. The Asian Immigrant Family Myth; 2. Education, Sacrifice, and the "American Dream"; 3. Love and Communication across the Generation Gap; 4. Children as Family Caregivers; 5. Daughters and Sons Carrying Culture; 6. The Racial Contradictions of Being American; 7. Behind the Family Portrait; Appendix. Methodological Notes; Appendix B:\. Characteristics of Study Participants; Notes; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn957619013
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813569833
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1f593fg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957619013
Label
Saving face : the emotional costs of the Asian immigrant family myth, Angie Y. Chung
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
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
Series; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface and Acknowledgments; 1. The Asian Immigrant Family Myth; 2. Education, Sacrifice, and the "American Dream"; 3. Love and Communication across the Generation Gap; 4. Children as Family Caregivers; 5. Daughters and Sons Carrying Culture; 6. The Racial Contradictions of Being American; 7. Behind the Family Portrait; Appendix. Methodological Notes; Appendix B:\. Characteristics of Study Participants; Notes; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn957619013
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813569833
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1f593fg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957619013

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