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User Review  - bostonian71 - LibraryThing

Much too pedantic for my tastes, and much less convincing than I'd hoped (both for my sake and for other Asian-Americans). Wu clearly is invested in his topic, but often constructs his arguments with ... Read full review

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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 andor Hapa communities. Read full review

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User Review  - fxm65 - LibraryThing

I really enjoyed reading this book. He starts out talking about watching Giant Robot and Johnny seeing his first Asian actor on t.v. I also had personal experiences as his. I think what is funny that ... Read full review

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User Review  - autumnesf - LibraryThing

Very hard to read. Book an race/racial relations and where Asians fit it. I think it is worth reading to open your eyes on some issues our children will face - but check it out of the library - dont ... Read full review

Yellow: race in America beyond Black and white

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Most discussions of race and affirmative action focus on the relationship between Caucasian Americans and those of African descent. With this important book, Wu, an associate professor of law at ... Read full review

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User Review  - kchung_kaching - LibraryThing

Professor Wu clearly dissects the reasons why the "model minority" label does more damage than good for Asians and Asian Americans. Read full review


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