Chinese Americans and the politics of race and culture

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  • Creator edited by Sucheng Chan and Madeline Y. Hsu
  • Format Books
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  • Publication Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2008.
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  • Physical Details
    • xx, 266 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9781592137527, 1592137520, 9781592137534, 1592137539, 9781592137428, 1592137423
  • OCLC ocn166379077

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction: Chinese American historiography : what difference has the Asian American movement made? / Sucheng Chan -- History as law and life : Tape v. Hurley and the origins of the Chinese American middle class / Mae M. Ngai -- The activism of left-wing and Communist Chinese immigrants, 1927-1933 / Josephine Fowler -- Filling the rice bowls of China : staging humanitarian relief during the Sino-Japanese War / Karen J. Leong and Judy Tzu-Chun Wu -- From pariah to paragon : shifting images of Chinese Americans during World War II / K. Scott Wong -- From chop suey to Mandarin cuisine : fine dining and the refashioning of Chinese ethnicity during the Cold War era / Madeline Y. Hsu -- Searching for roots in contemporary China and Chinese America / Andrea Louie -- The "spirit of Changle" : constructing a Chinese regional identity in New York / Xiaojian Zhao
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