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The Resource Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans, Ronald Takaki

Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans, Ronald Takaki

Label
Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans
Title
Strangers from a different shore
Title remainder
a history of Asian Americans
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Takaki
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of Asian Americans, introducing the people, the cultures, and their hope, fears, contribution, and dreams
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Takaki, Ronald T.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
Label
Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans, Ronald Takaki
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [513]-575) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the new edition: Confronting "cultural literacy": the redefining of America -- From a different shore: their history bursts with telling -- Overblown with hope: the first wave of Asian immigration -- Gam saan haak: the Chinese in nineteenth-century America -- Raising cane: the world of plantation Hawaii -- Ethnic solidarity: the settling of Japanese America -- Ethnic islands: the emergence of urban Chinese America -- Struggling against colonialism: Koreans in America -- "The tide of turbans": Asian Indians in America -- Dollar a day, dime a dance: the forgotten Filipinos -- The watershed of World War II: democracy and race -- "Strangers" at the gates again: post-1965 -- Breaking silences: community of memory -- One-tenth of the nation: Asian Americans in the twenty-first century
Control code
39870088
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Updated and rev. ed., 1st Back Bay ed.
Extent
xv, 591 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316831307
Lccn
98218270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)39870088
Label
Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans, Ronald Takaki
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [513]-575) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the new edition: Confronting "cultural literacy": the redefining of America -- From a different shore: their history bursts with telling -- Overblown with hope: the first wave of Asian immigration -- Gam saan haak: the Chinese in nineteenth-century America -- Raising cane: the world of plantation Hawaii -- Ethnic solidarity: the settling of Japanese America -- Ethnic islands: the emergence of urban Chinese America -- Struggling against colonialism: Koreans in America -- "The tide of turbans": Asian Indians in America -- Dollar a day, dime a dance: the forgotten Filipinos -- The watershed of World War II: democracy and race -- "Strangers" at the gates again: post-1965 -- Breaking silences: community of memory -- One-tenth of the nation: Asian Americans in the twenty-first century
Control code
39870088
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Updated and rev. ed., 1st Back Bay ed.
Extent
xv, 591 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316831307
Lccn
98218270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)39870088

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