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ERIC Number: EJ457917
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0894-2498
Growing Up Asian American: A Look at Some Recent Young Adult Novels.
Louie, Ai-Ling
Journal of Youth Services in Libraries, v6 n2 p115-27 Win 1993
Examines and reviews eight young adult novels about Asian Americans, focusing on readability and the portrayal of stereotypes. Discussed are story lines, character development, gender roles, and the conclusion that, in all but one novel, Asian Americans are stereotyped as weak and inferior or as sex objects. (49 references/notes) (EA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Book/Product Reviews; Opinion Papers; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Language: English
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