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The Resource Chinese Chicago : Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870

Chinese Chicago : Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870

Label
Chinese Chicago : Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870
Title
Chinese Chicago
Title remainder
Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Numerous studies have documented the transnational experiences and local activities of Chinese immigrants in California and New York in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Less is known about the vibrant Chinese American community that developed at the same time in Chicago. In this sweeping account, Huping Ling offers the first comprehensive history of Chinese in Chicago, beginning with the arrival of the pioneering Moy brothers in the 1870s and continuing to the present. Ling focuses on how race, transnational migration, and community have defined Chinese in Chicago. Drawing upo
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Ling, Huping
Dewey number
  • 305.8951/073077311
  • 305.8951/073077311
  • 305.8951073077311
Index
no index present
LC call number
F548.9.C5L56 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Transnationalism
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Chinese Americans
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Transnationalism
  • Illinois
Label
Chinese Chicago : Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; A Note on Translation and Terminology; Introduction: Rethinking Chinese Chicago; 1. Searching for Roots of a Transnational Community; 2. Locating Chinatown,1870s-1910s; 3. Operating Transnational Businesses, 1880s-1930s; 4. Living Transnational Lives, 1880s-1930s; 5. Bridging the Two Worlds: Community Organizations, 1870s-1945; 6. Connecting the Two Worlds: Chinese Students and Intellectuals, 1920s-2010s; 7. Diverging and Converging Transnational Communities, 1945-2010s
  • Epilogue: The "Hollow Center Phenomenon" and the Future of Transnational MigrationNotes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
767502717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804783361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)767502717
Label
Chinese Chicago : Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; A Note on Translation and Terminology; Introduction: Rethinking Chinese Chicago; 1. Searching for Roots of a Transnational Community; 2. Locating Chinatown,1870s-1910s; 3. Operating Transnational Businesses, 1880s-1930s; 4. Living Transnational Lives, 1880s-1930s; 5. Bridging the Two Worlds: Community Organizations, 1870s-1945; 6. Connecting the Two Worlds: Chinese Students and Intellectuals, 1920s-2010s; 7. Diverging and Converging Transnational Communities, 1945-2010s
  • Epilogue: The "Hollow Center Phenomenon" and the Future of Transnational MigrationNotes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
767502717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (338 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804783361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)767502717

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