Contemporary Asian American Experience: Beyond The Model Minority- (Value Pack w/MySearchLab) / Edition 3

Contemporary Asian American Experience: Beyond The Model Minority- (Value Pack w/MySearchLab) / Edition 3

by Timothy P. Fong
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0205700624

ISBN-13: 9780205700622

Pub. Date: 01/21/2009

Publisher: Pearson

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MySearchLab provides students with a complete understanding of the research process so they can complete research projects confidently and efficiently. Students and instructors with an internet connection can visit www.MySearchLab.com and receive immediate access to thousands of full articles from the EBSCO ContentSelect database. In addition, MySearchLab offers extensive content on the research process itself—including tips on how to navigate and maximize time in the campus library, a step-by-step guide on writing a research paper, and instructions on how to finish an academic assignment with endnotes and bibliography.

This book examines the contemporary history, culture, and social relationships that form the fundamental issues confronted by Asians in America today. Comprehensive, yet concise, it focuses on a broad range of issues, and features a unique comparative approach that analyzes how race, class, and gender intersect throughout the contemporary Asian American experience. Chapter topics cover the history of Asians in America; emerging communities, changing realities; Asian Americans and educational opportunity; workplace issues; anti-Asian violence; Asian Americans and the media; Asian American families and identities; and political empowerment. For anyone interested in an understanding and awareness beyond the simplistic stereotype of the “model minority” —through the exposure to important concerns of Asian American groups and communities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205700622
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/21/2009
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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