ISBN-10:
0787962929
ISBN-13:
9780787962920
Pub. Date:
04/02/2002
Publisher:
Wiley
Working with Asian American College Students: New Directions for Student Services / Edition 1

Working with Asian American College Students: New Directions for Student Services / Edition 1

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Overview

Leading off this volume, three undergraduate Asian American students share their experiences in college. In subsequent chapters, authors highlight the diversity of Asian American college students, analyze the "model minority" myth and the stereotype of the "perfidious foreigner," and point out the need to consider the racial identity and racial consciousness of Asian American students. Various authors propose a model of Asian American student development, address issues of Asian Americans who are at educational risk, discuss the importance of integration and collaboration between student affairs and Asian American studies programs, and offer strategies for developing socially conscious Asian American student leaders. Two authors who wrote about Asian American college students in 1987 reflect on the preceding chapters and provide suggestions for more effective work with Asian American students. With an extensive list of resources, ranging from associations and media to policy reports and landmark scholarly works, this volume is a valuable guide to student services practitioners and researchers alike.

This is the 97th volume in the Jossey-Bass quarterly report series New Directions For Student Services.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780787962920
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 04/02/2002
Series: J-B SS Single Issue Student Services Series , #32
Pages: 111
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

EDITORS NOTES (Marylu K. McEwen, Corinne Maekawa Kodama, Alvin N. Alvarez,Sunny Lee, Christopher T. H. Liang).

1. Voices of Asian American Students (Angela Lagdameo, Sophia Lee, Bao Nguyen with Christopher T. H. Liang,Sunny Lee, Corinne Maekawa Kodama, Marylu K. McEwen).

2. Demographics and Diversity of Asian American CollegeStudents (Shirley Hune).

3. Revisiting the Model Minority Stereotype: Implications forStudent Affairs Practice and Higher Education (Bob H. Suzuki).

4. Racial Identity and Asian Americans: Supports andChallenges (Alvin N. Alvarez).

5. An Asian American Perspective on Psychosocial StudentDevelopment Theory (Corinne Maekawa Kodama, Marylu K. McEwen, Christopher T. H. Liang,Sunny Lee).

6. Asian American Students Who Are Educationally at Risk (Theresa Ling Yeh).

7. Student Affairs and Asian American Studies: An IntegratedPerspective (Alvin N. Alvarez, William Ming Liu).

8. Developing Asian American Leaders (Christopher T. H. Liang, Sunny Lee, Marie P. Ting).

9. Epilogue (Charlene Chew-Ogi, Alan Yoshiharu Ogi).

10. Additional Resources on Asian Americans (Corinne Maekawa Kodama, Sunny Lee, Christopher T. H. Liang,Alvin N. Alvarez, Marylu K. McEwen).

Index.

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