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Books pubblicati nella collana Stanford Univ Pr Paperback con argomento Chinese Americans

Envisioning America

Envisioning America

Toyota Tritia 
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback)

Envisioning America is a groundbreaking and richly detailed study of how naturalized Chinese living in Southern California become highly involved civic and political actors. Like other immigrants to the United States, their individual life stories are of survival, becoming, and belonging. But unlike any other Asian...

€ 20,50
Compelled To Excel

Compelled To Excel

Louie vivian s. 
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback)

In the contemporary American imagination, Asian Americans are considered the quintessential immigrant success story, a powerful example of how the culture of immigrant families?rather than their race or class?matters in education and upward mobility. Drawing on extensive interviews with second-generation Chinese Americans...

€ 31,10
Chinese Chicago

Chinese Chicago

Ling Huping 
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback)

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,...

€ 24,20
Consuming Citizenship

Consuming Citizenship

Park Lisa Sun-Hee 
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback)

Consuming Citizenship investigates how Korean American and Chinese American children of entrepreneurial immigrants demonstrate their social citizenship as Americans through conspicuous consumption. The American immigrant entrepreneur has played a central role in projecting the American ideology of meritocracy and equality....

€ 20,50