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The Resource Asian Americans in the twenty-first century : oral histories of first- to fourth-generation Americans from China, Japan, India, Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Laos, [compiled by] Joann Faung Jean Lee

Asian Americans in the twenty-first century : oral histories of first- to fourth-generation Americans from China, Japan, India, Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Laos, [compiled by] Joann Faung Jean Lee

Label
Asian Americans in the twenty-first century : oral histories of first- to fourth-generation Americans from China, Japan, India, Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Laos
Title
Asian Americans in the twenty-first century
Title remainder
oral histories of first- to fourth-generation Americans from China, Japan, India, Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Laos
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Joann Faung Jean Lee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920/.0095073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A75
LC item number
A8434 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Asian Americans in the twenty-first century : oral histories of first- to fourth-generation Americans from China, Japan, India, Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Laos, [compiled by] Joann Faung Jean Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Asian Americans as a movement / Dale Minami -- From Toi Shan to the Olympic Peninsula gateway / Ark Chin -- The promise of America / Hoan Dang -- It's about more than hitting the books / Susim Chen -- No dating, just get married / Qing Shan Liang -- Making a new life / Frank Bai -- Changing the tide of history / Dale Minami -- Into the governor's mansion / Gary Locke -- Restaurant, public office, even Bruce Lee / Ruby Chow -- Grassroots victories / Cheryl Chow -- Marriage and the green card / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Building an orphanage in China / Ark Chin -- Cowboy from Japan / Hank Sasaki -- Jimi Hendrix of the ukulele / Jake Shimabukuro -- The fortune cookies / Joann Lee -- From Laos to Iowa / Steve Thao -- Harlan, Kentucky / Albert Lee -- Growing up in Los Angeles / Daniel Jung -- Portland, Oregon / Jeff Andrada -- Growing up in Hawaii / Jake Shimabukuro -- Between continents / David Tang -- Cultural anchors / Laura Jung -- Of work and family / Agnes Braga -- An editor of entertainment news / Albert Lee -- Chinatown, New York / Corky Lee -- Of Japanese towns and cultural communities / Dale Minami -- Hmong community / Steve Thao -- Vietnamese in Maryland / Hoan Dang -- Living outside of Koreatown / Laura and Daniel Jung -- Claiming space / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Very tough times / Veronica Leung -- New York's Chinatown : getting back on its feet / Corky Lee -- Within the South Asian community / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Reconnecting / Naomi McWatt -- Marriage / Gita Deane -- Being Asian, being gay / Albert Lee -- Adopted, from Seoul to New Jersey / Karl Ludwig -- Found / Kristen Houghton -- Of personal challenges and triumphs / Ark Chin -- Journeys of self discovery / Candace Chin -- Hapa with strong Chinese roots / Susha Pratt
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
ix, 277 p.
Isbn
9781595581525
Lccn
2008020422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn227016097
  • (OCoLC)ocn373764179
Label
Asian Americans in the twenty-first century : oral histories of first- to fourth-generation Americans from China, Japan, India, Korea, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Laos, [compiled by] Joann Faung Jean Lee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Asian Americans as a movement / Dale Minami -- From Toi Shan to the Olympic Peninsula gateway / Ark Chin -- The promise of America / Hoan Dang -- It's about more than hitting the books / Susim Chen -- No dating, just get married / Qing Shan Liang -- Making a new life / Frank Bai -- Changing the tide of history / Dale Minami -- Into the governor's mansion / Gary Locke -- Restaurant, public office, even Bruce Lee / Ruby Chow -- Grassroots victories / Cheryl Chow -- Marriage and the green card / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Building an orphanage in China / Ark Chin -- Cowboy from Japan / Hank Sasaki -- Jimi Hendrix of the ukulele / Jake Shimabukuro -- The fortune cookies / Joann Lee -- From Laos to Iowa / Steve Thao -- Harlan, Kentucky / Albert Lee -- Growing up in Los Angeles / Daniel Jung -- Portland, Oregon / Jeff Andrada -- Growing up in Hawaii / Jake Shimabukuro -- Between continents / David Tang -- Cultural anchors / Laura Jung -- Of work and family / Agnes Braga -- An editor of entertainment news / Albert Lee -- Chinatown, New York / Corky Lee -- Of Japanese towns and cultural communities / Dale Minami -- Hmong community / Steve Thao -- Vietnamese in Maryland / Hoan Dang -- Living outside of Koreatown / Laura and Daniel Jung -- Claiming space / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Very tough times / Veronica Leung -- New York's Chinatown : getting back on its feet / Corky Lee -- Within the South Asian community / Shamita Das Dasgupta -- Reconnecting / Naomi McWatt -- Marriage / Gita Deane -- Being Asian, being gay / Albert Lee -- Adopted, from Seoul to New Jersey / Karl Ludwig -- Found / Kristen Houghton -- Of personal challenges and triumphs / Ark Chin -- Journeys of self discovery / Candace Chin -- Hapa with strong Chinese roots / Susha Pratt
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
ix, 277 p.
Isbn
9781595581525
Lccn
2008020422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn227016097
  • (OCoLC)ocn373764179

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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