Filipino American Lives

Filipino American Lives

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by Yen Espiritu, Yen L. Espiritu
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1566393175

ISBN-13: 9781566393171

Pub. Date: 03/23/1995

Publisher: Temple University Press

This collection of first person narratives reflects the diversity of the Filipino immigrant experience and openly addresses issues of changing identity, generational and cultural differences, and the role of community. Included are pre- and post-1965 immigrants, from working students who came before WWII, to the manongs in the field, to the stewards and officers in

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This collection of first person narratives reflects the diversity of the Filipino immigrant experience and openly addresses issues of changing identity, generational and cultural differences, and the role of community. Included are pre- and post-1965 immigrants, from working students who came before WWII, to the manongs in the field, to the stewards and officers in the U.S. Navy, to the "brain drain" professionals, to the Filipinos born and raised in the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566393171
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
03/23/1995
Series:
Asian American History & Cultu Series
Pages:
232
Sales rank:
1,292,734
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.55(d)

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