ERIC Number: ED156787
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Nov
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The Asian in North America.
Lyman, Stanford M.
Articles, essays, and book reviews on Asian Americans are included in this anthology. The articles focus on some of the following topics: (1) the Chinese diaspora in America from 1850 to 1943, (2) the significance of Asians in American society, (3) the Chinese on the urban frontier, (4) marriage and the family among Chinese immigrants to America from 1850 to 1960, (5) Chinese secret societies in the West, (6) group affiliations in San Francisco's Chinatown from 1850 to 1910, (7) contrasts in the community organization of Chinese and Japanese in North America, (8) social demography of the Chinese and Japanese in the U.S., (9) the rise of youthful rebellion in Chinatown, and overseas Chinese in America and Indonesia. (Author/AM)
Descriptors: Anthologies, Asian Americans, Book Reviews, Chinese Americans, Community Characteristics, Family (Sociological Unit), Immigrants, Japanese Americans, Racial Relations
American Bibliographical Center--Clio Press, Riviera Campus, 2040 Alameda Padre Serra, P.O. Box 4397, Santa Barbara, California 93103 ($19.95)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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