Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an American People
This groundbreaking book traces the transformation of Asian Americans from a few small, disconnected, and largely invisible ethnic groups into a self-identified racial group that is influencing every aspect of American society. It explores the events that shocked Asian Americans into motion and shaped a new consciousness. Helen Zia, the daughter of Chinese immigrants, writes as a personal witness to the dramatic changes involving Asian Americans.
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Review: Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an American PeopleUser Review - Tianjun Shen - Goodreads
Overall, the book educated me on many a matter of Asian American histories and the dynamics the Asian race played in American history. The first few chapters are engaging, but as I read on, the book ... Read full review
Review: Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an American PeopleUser Review - Helen Sun - Goodreads
This is a significant book for Asian Americans; it highlights some of the lessons learned from our past experiences with racism, stereotypes, and identity-formation. Helen also details complex race ... Read full review