Offering a broad overview of the Asian American experience, Asian Americans provides an accessible resource for all students interested in the expanding and important Asian American population. While historical information is provided for each group, the main focus is on the variables and issues that impact Asian American life today. The scholars who author the chapters look at topics such as labor force participation and economic status, educational achievements, intermarriage, intergroup relations, and settlement patterns. Photo essays help to enhance the presentations.
Chapter 3: Settlement Patterns and Diversity
Settlement Patterns and Diversity
Following the previous immigration chapter, this chapter examines Asian Americans' settlement patterns and diversity. Whereas six chapters (chapters 6 through 11) look at settlement patterns separately for different Asian groups, this chapter provides data on settlement patterns among Asian Americans as a whole, largely based on ...