The Far East Comes Near: Autobiographical Accounts of Southeast Asian Students in America

The Far East Comes Near: Autobiographical Accounts of Southeast Asian Students in America

by Lucy Nguyen-Hong-Nhiem
     
 

ISBN-10: 0870236725

ISBN-13: 9780870236723

Pub. Date: 07/11/1989

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press

'This work accomplishes precisely what its editors tell us they intend to do. We hear clearly the unedited voices of the refugees. They share with us their experiences, hopes, fears, bloody nightmares, and dreams. The telling is poignant. Each essay evokes an intensely emotional response. Each educates...In sum, the book is a stunning, moving descriptive ethnography.'…  See more details below

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'This work accomplishes precisely what its editors tell us they intend to do. We hear clearly the unedited voices of the refugees. They share with us their experiences, hopes, fears, bloody nightmares, and dreams. The telling is poignant. Each essay evokes an intensely emotional response. Each educates...In sum, the book is a stunning, moving descriptive ethnography.'--American Ethnologist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870236723
Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Press
Publication date:
07/11/1989
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.95(w) x 9.01(h) x 0.66(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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