ERIC Number: ED379394
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
New Visions in Asian American Studies. Diversity, Community, Power.
Ng, Franklin, Ed.; And Others
This collection of essays from the eighth national conference of the Association for Asian American Studies is organized into four sections: history and women's studies; social science; literature; and Hawaiian studies. The following papers are included: (1) "History and Women Studies" (Yung); (2) "From Old to New Plantations: Labor's Growing Pains" (McElrath); (3) "Economic and Ethnic Politics in Monterey Park" (Fong); (4) "Hmong Life Stories" (Chan); (5) "A Selected Bibliography and List of Films on the Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Laotian Experience in Southeast Asia and the United States" (Chan); (6) "Attitudes toward Interracial and Interethnic Relationships and Intermarriage among Korean Americans: The Intersections of Race, Gender, and Class Inequality" (Pang); (7) "Asian American Studies: Contemporary Social Science Views" (Fugita); (8) "When Multiethnic Societies Work: Notes on an Ethnic Relations Model in Balance" (Kent); (9) "Nisei Attitudes toward Japanese Language Schools: Personal Accounts Shed Light on the Controversy" (Tamura); (10) "Japanese Americans: The Formation and Transformation of an Ethnic Group" (Spickard); (11) "Sansei Radicals: Identity and Strategy of Japanese American Student Activists in Hawaii" (Miyazaki); (12) "Value Differences as Reflected in Interactions in a Cambodian and an American First Grade Class" (Lau and Longmire); (13) "Asian American Literature" (Kim); (14) "Localizing Discourse" (Kosasa-Terry); (14) "Artistic and Cultural Mothering in the Poetics of Cathy Song" (Cobb); (15) "Cultural Conflict/Feminist Resolution in Amy Tan's 'The Joy Luck Club'" (Bow); (16) "Hawai'i and Native Hawaiians" (Ng); (17) "'Au'a 'ia" to "Mele o Kaho'olawe": Voices of Power and Vision" (McGregor); (18) "Pride Endures" (ApoLiona); and (19) "Native Hawaiians: A Selected Basic List" (Tachihata). (SLD)
Descriptors: Asian Americans, Asian Studies, Cultural Awareness, Educational History, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Higher Education, Literature, Minority Groups, Racial Differences, Sex Differences, Social Class, Social Science Research, United States History, Womens Studies
Washington State University Press, Pullman, WA 99164-5910.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Essays from the National Conference of the Association for Asian American Studies (8th, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 29-31, 1991).