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Ethnic Studies Review. 2007; 301125–134 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2007.30.1.125
Published: 01 January 2007
...Diane Todd Bucci In The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts, Maxine Hong Kingston tells the story of her immigrant family and their efforts to rise above their working-class status in America, which optimistic Chinese regard as the Golden Mountain. The Hongs' experience is not unlike...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2011; 34169–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2011.34.1.69
Published: 01 January 2011
...Hong Cai This paper employs assimilation theory to examine the experiences of Chinese and Jewish immigrant women at similar stages of their encounters with America. By focusing on the letters in Dear Diane: Letters from Our Daughters (1983), and Dear Diane: Questions and Answers for Asian American...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2010; 332109–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2010.33.2.109
Published: 01 January 2010
...Ying Wang The present study explores the lived experiences of Chinese graduate students at a Southwestern University in order to find out how they experience race in daily life, what their interpretations of the racial experience are and how do racialized experiences shape their perceptions of life...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2010; 33193–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2010.33.1.93
Published: 01 January 2010
... race operate among Asian Americans How does race operate among Asian Americans in the labor market?: Occupational segregation and different rewards by occupation among native­ born Chinese American and Japanese American male workers Chang Won Lee U niversity of Maryland The effect of race i n the U . S...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2020; 431148–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2020.43.1.148
Published: 01 April 2020
... Xianglan in China. Yoshiko s acting career shows her own identity transformation from Chinese/Japanese to Japanese/American as she transitioned from acting in Japanese war- time propaganda films to Hollywood films in the United States. Tang shows that Yoshi- ko s submissive roles, often against her own...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 42249–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.49
Published: 01 October 2019
... Dollar Stores, a Chinese-owned dry goods retailer, which catered to working class and people of color like Walmart and Target do today. Because of my father s series of promotions to bigger and better stores, my sister and I grew up in multiple California cities: Visalia, Richmond, and San Jose. My...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 422151–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.151
Published: 01 October 2019
... the event. KEYWORDS Asian American Movement, Ethnic Studies, Third World Liberation Front, UC Berkeley INTRODUCTION I was born and raised in Salinas, California the Salad Bowl to the World. My father was a first-generation farmer/scholar from Toishan, China. My mother was a third- generation Chinese...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 42262–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.62
Published: 01 October 2019
... generation Chinese American and my family raised me Sacramento the capital city of California with a rich Asian American history. My grandfather entered the United States in the 1890s and my father was a WW2 veteran, one of 20 ,000 Chinese Americans who participated in the United States military. My mother...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 422210–224 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.210
Published: 01 October 2019
... future directions of the field (Ono 2005 , 3 5). Curricular development and research during the initial stages of the field primarily focused on Chinese Americans, Japanese American, and Filipino Americans, since the students and faculty of the 1960s and 1970s reflected these ethnic populations. The...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 42268–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.68
Published: 01 October 2019
... future political development was in Kalayaan (Freedom). We were Filipino revolutionaries who, along with other Asian leftist activist groups, such as the Chinese Progressive Association and Kearny Street Workshop, had a storefront at the I-Hotel. The rent was cheap and the space was open, fraternal. We...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 422162–168 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.162
Published: 01 October 2019
..., along with Chinese language characters written on the left-hand side that translate to freedom. The Third World Strike at UC Berkeley ended in March of 1969 . In the end, the university did not meet all of our demands. Specifically, we had wanted a Third World College that would house various Ethnic...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2008; 31132–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2008.31.1.32
Published: 01 January 2008
... stage directions to his 1895 play, Patsy O'Wang, an Irish Farce with a Chinese Mix-Up, stipulates that the alternation of the half -Chinese, half-Irish cook between his two ethnic personas is “key to this capital farce,” and that a comedie use of the Chinese dialect is central to this. The Geezer (c...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 421121–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.421010
Published: 01 January 2019
...: University of Illinois Press, 228 pp. In Discriminating Sex, Amy Sueyoshi plots how the stereotypes that make up the American Oriental began through the representations and constructions of Japanese and Chinese during the turn of the twentieth century in San Francisco. Focusing on the Japanese and Chinese...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1995; 18161–75 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1995.18.1.61
Published: 01 January 1995
...Daniel Garr Over the centuries, the Chinese minority in Indonesia has lived in an environment characterized by social tensions. This paper will explore Chinese-Javanese relations in the microcosm of a Javanese squatter settlement that has invaded a Chinese cemetery. Four issues will be considered...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2003; 26167–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2003.26.1.67
Published: 01 January 2003
... strength. Many recognize the efforts of Frank Chin, a Chinese American novelist, to confront, expose, and revise such images by relying on a tradition of Chinese heroism. In Gunga Din Highway (1994), however, Chin creates an Asian American masculinity based on elements of both the Chinese heroic tradition...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2008; 3121–34 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2008.31.2.1
Published: 01 January 2008
... the need for Chinese laundries. The text on the reverse side includes directions on how “to remove yellow stains,” and the image enacts a kind of literal version of this removal. The slovenly laundryshop (the clothes overflowing the basket, the linens hung up askew, the steaming basins), the mix-and...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2000; 231155–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2000.23.1.155
Published: 01 January 2000
...Philip Q. Yang Copyright ©ESR, The National Association for Ethnic Studies, 2000 2000 George Anthony Peffer . If They Don't Bring Their Women Here: Chinese Female Immigration Before Exclusion . Urbana and Chicago : University of Illinois Press , 1999 . xv, 167 pp., appendix, notes...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2018; 39-401165–173 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2018.39-40.1.165
Published: 01 January 2018
... and Other Writings, ed. Amy Ling and Annette White- Parks (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1995): 230. 2 Sui Sin Far refers to herself as Miss Far in Leaves from the Mental Portfolio of an Eurasian. Amy Ling points out, though, that the Chinese language was foreign to Sui Sin Far...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2018; 39-4011–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2018.39-40.1.1
Published: 01 January 2018
... light skin permeates many black American communities today.5 Indeed, when Yunior refers to the culture [he] belong[s] to, he may just as easily be referring to American culture as to Dominican culture. Like Oscar, Beli is ostracized by her peers because of her blackness. Wei, the Chinese girl at El...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1997; 20193–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.1997.20.1.93
Published: 01 January 1997
...Russell Endo Copyright ©ESR, The National Association for Ethnic Studies, 1997 1997 Elionne Belden . Claiming Chinese Identity . ( New York : Garland Publishing, Inc. , 1997 ). 175 pp., $51.00 cloth. Book Reviews Elionne Belden. Claiming Chinese Identity. (New York: Garland...