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Author Ono, Kent A
Title A Companion to Asian American Studies
Imprint Oxford : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2004
©2008
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (398 pages)
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Series Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies
Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies
Note Intro -- A Companion to Asian American Studies -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Retracing an Intellectual Course in Asian American Studies -- Part I Defining Conversations in Asian American Studies -- 1 Chinese-American Personality and Mental Health -- 2 The Ghetto of the Mind: Notes on the Historical Psychology of Chinese America -- 3 Chinese-American Personality and Mental Health: A Reply to Tong's Criticisms* -- 4 A Critique of Strangers from a different shore -- 5 Strangers from a different Shore as History and Historiography -- 6 A Critique of Strangers from a Different Shore -- 7. A Response to Ling-chi Wang, Elaine Kim, and Sucheng Chan -- 8 Come All Ye Asian American Writers of the Real and the Fake* -- 9 The Woman Warrior versus the chinaman pacific: Must a Chinese American Critic Choose between Feminism and Heroism?* -- Part II Influential Essays in Asian American Studies -- 10 Split Household, Small Producer and Dual Wage Earner: An Analysis of Chinese-American Family strategies -- 11 Defining Asian American Realities through Literature -- 12 Asian Americans as the Model Minority: An Analysis of the popular press image in the 1960s and 1980s -- 13 Mestiza Girlhood: Interracial Families in chicago's filipino American Community since 1925 -- 14 Looking for My Penis:The Eroticized Asian in Gay Video Porn -- 15 Heterogeneity, Hybridity, Multiplicity:Marking Asian American Differences -- 16 Beyond Identity Politics:The Predicament of the Asian American Writer in Late Capitalism -- 17 Filipinos in the United States and Their Literature of Exile -- 18 Los Angeles, Asians, and Perverse Ventriloquisms: On the Functions of Asian American in the Recent American Imaginary -- 19 Colonial Oppression, Labour Importation,and Group Formation: Filipinos in the United States
20 Out Here and Over There: Queerness and Diaspora in Asian American Studies -- Index
"An extremely helpful collection for teaching that locates the field's beginnings and, importantly, charts its intellectual power and influence." Gary Y. Okihiro, author of The Columbia Guide to Asian American History
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Ono, Kent A. A Companion to Asian American Studies Oxford : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2004 9781405115957
Subject Asian Americans -- Study and teaching.;Asian Americans -- Social conditions.;Asian Americans -- Intellectual life
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