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User Review  - h.kim - LibraryThing

A good introduction to Asian America. I will say however, that Frank H. Wu's background is in law, which definitely shows throughout the book. A particularly long list of stereotyped caricatures of ... Read full review

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User Review  - peony80 - Overstock.com

I got this book expecting a bit more of an academic or sociological approach. The book reads more like a novel and is several short stories. Still, it is an easy read and interesting. Good for reading about modern conceptions of Asian Americans and/or Hapa communities. Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

Could not relate to it in places, still a well put together writing exercise and very passionate author... Having had life experiences since reading the book, it might be a more appropriate now than ... Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - James Pritchert - Goodreads

I read this but I was not entirely pleased with it. I did meet and talk to the author at a book signing. He is a great speaker and a professor at Howard University at the time of our meeting. Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

Put this down. Can pick it up again. Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

Dense but very interesting. Throwing all the countries Westerners consider Asian (close to 50) and lumping them into "Asian-American" doesn't allow for all the variances in language, beliefs, and ... Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Zeo - Goodreads

This is a thick book for a reason: it's very thorough, touching on hotbutton race issues that show up frequently in media as simplified issues of Black and white, and using Asian-American experiences ... Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Jasmine - Goodreads

It's a little concerning how long it took me to read this book. Warning: This is not a book you can read with your mind on your dinner. Despite the fact that this book is not so easy to read, I ... Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Marissa - Goodreads

This book discusses going beyond just black-white racial relations and focuses on the Asian American perspective. Wu incorporates his own personal anecdotes as he confronts common stereotypes of Asian ... Read full review

Review: Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White

User Review  - Zelekha - Goodreads

Wu's book starts out amazingly -- he takes us through a journey of racism experienced by Asian Americans from forms of racism we, non-asians, are familiar with (eg stereotypes of Asians as ... Read full review


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