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Asian American Political Participation: Emerging Constituents and Their ...

Janelle Wong, S. Karthick Ramakrishnan, Taeku Lee, Jane Junn - Social Science - 2011 - 392 pages
Asian Americans are a small percentage of the U.S. population, but their numbers are steadily rising—from less than a million in 1960 to more than 15 million today. They are ...
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The Politics of Asian Americans: Diversity and Community

Pei-te Lien, M. Margaret Conway, Janelle Wong - Political Science - 2004 - 280 pages
Through the perspectives of mass politics, this book challenges popular misconceptions about Asian Americans as politically apathetic, disloyal, fragmented, unsophisticated and ...
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Newcomers, Outsiders, and Insiders: Immigrants and American Racial Politics ...

Ronald Schmidt Sr., Rodney E. Hero, Andrew L. Aoki, Yvette M Alex-Assensoh - Political Science - 2010 - 322 pages
"The authors have done a commendable and impressive job of addressing a topic of long-lasting and increasing significance in U.S. politics." ---F. Chris Garcia, University of ...
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Transforming Politics, Transforming America: The Political and Civic ...

Taeku Lee, S. Karthick Ramakrishnan, Ricardo Ramírez - Political Science - 2012 - 320 pages
Over the past four decades, the foreign-born population in the United States has nearly tripled, from about 10 million in 1965 to more than 30 million today. This wave of new ...
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Latino Politics: Identity, Mobilization, and Representation

Rodolfo Espino, David L. Leal, Kenneth J. Meier - Political Science - 2008 - 416 pages
Due to the dramatic growth of the Latino population in America, in combination with the relative decline of the Anglo (non-Hispanic white) share, Latino Studies is increasingly ...
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Latinos in the New Millennium: An Almanac of Opinion, Behavior, and Policy ...

Luis R. Fraga, John A. Garcia, Rodney E. Hero, Michael Jones-Correa, Valerie Martinez-Ebers, Gary M. Segura - Political Science - 2011 - 439 pages
Latinos in the New Millennium is the most current and comprehensive profile of Latinos in the United States: looking at their social characteristics, group relations, policy ...
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Immigration and Race: New Challenges for American Democracy

Gerald David Jaynes - Business & Economics - 2000 - 327 pages
A selection of insights about conflicts and competition, vital to those who formulate immigration policies. The insights are derived from the work of authors such as Frank D ...
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Latino Americans and Political Participation: A Reference Handbook

Sharon Ann Navarro, Armando Xavier Mejia - Political Science - 2004 - 321 pages
An examination by distinguished Latino/a scholars of the increasing influence of 37 million Latino/a Americans on U.S. electoral and social movements.
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Religion and the New Immigrants: How Faith Communities Form Our Newest Citizens

Michael W. Foley, Dean R. Hoge - Religion - 2007 - 288 pages
The explosive growth of the immigrant population since the 1960s has raised concerns about its impact on public life, but only recently have scholars begun to ask how religion ...
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