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Ethnic Studies Review. 2010; 33263–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2010.33.2.63
Published: 01 January 2010
...Quan Manh Ha This article examines the thematic shifts in three contemporary Vietnamese American novels published since 2003: Monique Truong's The Book of Salt , Dao Strom's Grass Roof , Tin Roof , and Bich Minh Nguyen's Short Girls. I argue that by concentrating on the themes of inferiority and...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1991; 14245–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1991.14.2.45
Published: 01 July 1991
... cross­ disciplinary paired courses in the categories of Asian, African and Latin American Civilization, European and North American Civilization and Contemporary Society and the Individual . Paired courses consist of students simultaneously taking two classes in different disciplines, planned by their...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1988; 11233–66 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1988.11.2.33
Published: 01 July 1988
... or attitudes. Cases of factionalism, however, can be seen within black and American Indian communitites, for example, as reported in historical research studies and as reflected in current newspaper coverage of the contemporary political scene. The present study is focused on the diversity within the...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1987; 10213–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1987.10.2.13
Published: 01 July 1987
... lives and actions of their fictional characters. Three Native American novelists discussed in this paper are N. Scott Momaday, James Welch, and Leslie Silko, and their novels are House Made of Dawn, The Death of Jim Loney, and Ceremony. These three novels have been selected for consideration because...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1986; 9253–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1986.9.2.53
Published: 01 July 1986
... and fourth generation Japanese Americans. The proposed presentation will discuss the problems H adley Irwin is dealing with in the novel, the difficulties of shaping the research into fictional form, and the corning to terms with the author's own experience and sense of history. Richard F. Fleck...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1985; 8246–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1985.8.2.46
Published: 01 July 1985
... relates to "sense of place" as seen through the 47 grandparent's oral history. These novels and fiction by other American Indian writers reveal that the grandparent's role represents tribal ethnicity and symbolizes a voice for authors to address contemporary ecological issues. Alice A. Deck, University of...