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Author Dhingra, Pawan
Title Managing multicultural lives : Asian American professionals and the challenge of multiple identities / Pawan Dhingra
Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2007
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  HM1272 .D45 2007    AVAILABLE    30520020672532
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  305 D537 2007    AVAILABLE  -  30500101318601
Descript x, 316 p. : map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-307) and index
Introduction: opening up the margins in the mainstream -- Uncovering Asian Americas: examining Korean Americans and Indian Americans in Texas -- Growing up takes (identity) work: developing ethnic identities -- Model Americans and minorities: racial identities and responses to racism -- Multiculturalism on the job: the work domain -- Aspiring to authenticity: the home domain -- Becoming cultural citizens: the leisure and civil society domains -- Conclusion: reconciling identities, recognizing constraints -- Appendix: Questions -- Notes -- Bibliography
Subject Hybridity (Social sciences) -- United States
Group identity -- United States
East Indian Americans -- Ethnic identity
Korean Americans -- Ethnic identity
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