Asian Indians, Filipinos, Other Asian Communities and the Law

Asian Indians, Filipinos, Other Asian Communities and the Law

by Charles McClain
     
 

First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

Overview

First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815318514
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Series:
Asian Americans and the Law: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives Series, #4
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Series Introduction
Volume Introduction
Marriage: Miscegenation2
Legal Status of Filipino Intermarriages in California5
Filipinos in the United States20
Within the Law: The Establishment of Filipino Leasing Rights on the Yakima Indian Reservation49
Status of Filipinos for Purposes of Immigration and Naturalization69
Naturalization of Filipino Veterans73
The "Hindu" in America: Immigration and Naturalization Policies and India, 1917-194679
Apartheid: Pacific Coast Style101
Punjabi Farmers and California's Alien Land Law107
The Pahkar Singh Murders: A Punjabi Response to California's Alien Land Law121
The Imposition of Anglo-American Land Tenure Law on Hawaiians135
The Korean Experience in America, 1903-1924162
Law and Culture in the District Court of Honolulu, 1844-1845: A Case Study of the Rise of Legal Consciousness190
Disorderly Departure: An Analysis of the United States Policy Toward Amerasian Immigration217
The Racial Barrier to American Citizenship287
Asian Immigrants in American Law: A Look at the Past and the Challenge Which Remains309
Discrimination at the Top: American-Born Asian and White Men344
Assuring Equal Access of Asian Americans to Highly Selective Universities361
Racial Violence Against Asian Americans382
Acknowledgments401

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >