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.

Japanese Americans

Japanese Americans
DaisukeAkiba

Although Asian Americans may share similar geographic origins and social experiences in the United States, closer analyses of the socio-historical experiences of each group—and its members—indicate the multiplicity of the umbrella category, Asian American. As noted thus far in this book, though the ...

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