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.

Chinese Americans

Chinese Americans
Morrison G.Wong

In 2000, the Chinese were the largest of more than 20 Asian groups residing in the United States. A diverse group, both culturally and on the basis of national origins, the Chinese include those born in the United States and who have been residing here for several generations, as well as those born abroad in China, ...

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