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  1. Asianfail
    Eleanor Ty's bold exploration of literature, plays, and film reveals how young Asian Americans and Asian Canadians have struggled with the ethos of self-sacrifice preached by their parents. This new generation's narratives focus... Learn More
    Published: 30th March 2017
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  2. Chino
    From the late nineteenth century to the 1930s, antichinismo --the politics of racism against Chinese Mexicans--found potent expression in Mexico. Jason Oliver Chang delves into the untold story of how antichinismo helped the... Learn More
    Published: 30th March 2017
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  3. Reading Together, Reading Apart
    Often thought of as a solitary activity, the practice of reading can in fact encode the complex politics of community formation. Engagement with literary culture represents a particularly integral facet of identity formation--and... Learn More
    Published: 15th October 2016
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  4. The Minor Intimacies of Race
    An attempt to put an Asian woman on Canada's $100 bill in 2012 unleashed enormous controversy. The racism and xenophobia that answered this symbolic move toward inclusiveness revealed the nation's trumpeted commitment to multiculturalism... Learn More
    Published: 30th April 2016
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  5. Chinese in the Woods
    Though recognized for their work in the mining and railroad industries, the Chinese also played a critical role in the nineteenth-century lumber trade. Sue Fawn Chung continues her acclaimed examination of the impact of Chinese... Learn More
    Published: 28th September 2015
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  6. Legitimizing Empire
    When the United States acquired the Philippines and Puerto Rico, it reconciled its status as an empire with its anticolonial roots by claiming that it would altruistically establish democratic institutions in its new colonies.... Learn More
    Published: 30th May 2015
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  7. Building Filipino Hawai'i
    Drawing on ten years of interviews and ethnographic and archival research, Roderick Labrador delves into the ways Filipinos in Hawai'i have balanced their pursuit of upward mobility and mainstream acceptance with a desire to keep... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 2015
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  8. In Pursuit of Gold
    Both a history of an overlooked community and a well-rounded reassessment of prevailing assumptions about Chinese miners in the American West, In Pursuit of Gold brings to life in rich detail the world of turn-of-the-century mining... Learn More
    Published: 3rd August 2011
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  9. Islanders in the Empire
    In the early 1900s, workers from new U.S. colonies in the Philippines and Puerto Rico held unusual legal status. Denied citizenship, they nonetheless had the right to move freely in and out of U.S. jurisdiction. As a result, Filipinos... Learn More
    Published: 3rd June 2014
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  10. Undercover Asian
    In this first book-length study of media images of multiracial Asian Americans, Leilani Nishime traces the codes that alternatively enable and prevent audiences from recognizing the multiracial status of Asian Americans. Nishime's... Learn More
    Published: 20th December 2014
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  11. Asian Americans in Dixie
    Extending the understanding of race and ethnicity in the South beyond the prism of black-white relations, this interdisciplinary collection explores the growth, impact, and significance of rapidly growing Asian American populations... Learn More
    Published: 14th October 2013
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  12. In Defense of Justice
    As a leading dissident in the World War II concentration camps for Japanese Americans, the controversial figure Joseph Yoshisuke Kurihara stands out as an icon of Japanese American resistance. In emotional, often inflammatory... Learn More
    Published: 20th September 2013
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  13. Virtual Homelands
    The internet has transformed the idea of home for Indians and Indian Americans. In Virtual Homelands: Indian Immigrants and Online Cultures in the United States, Madhavi Mallapragada analyzes home pages and other online communities... Learn More
    Published: 4th August 2013
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  14. Yellow Power, Yellow Soul
    This dynamic collection explores the life, work, and persona of saxophonist Fred Ho, an unabashedly revolutionary artist whose illuminating and daring work redefines the relationship between art and politics. Scholars, artists,... Learn More
    Published: 9th April 2013
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  15. Fighting from a Distance
    During February 1986, a grassroots revolution overthrew the fourteen-year dictatorship of former president Ferdinand Marcos in the Philippines. In this book, Jose V. Fuentecilla describes how Filipino exiles and immigrants in... Learn More
    Published: 9th April 2013
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  16. Indian Accents
    Amid immigrant narratives of assimilation, Indian Accents focuses on the representations and stereotypes of South Asian characters in American film and television. Exploring key examples in popular culture ranging from Peter Sellers'... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 2013
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