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Author Zhao, Xiaojian, 1953-
Title The new Chinese America [electronic resource] : class, economy, and social hierarchy / Xiaojian Zhao.
Published New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2010.
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 Electronic Book  E184.C5 Z43123 2010eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource ( xiii, 201 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Rethinking Chinese America -- Contemporary Chinese American population : the documented and the invisible -- Drawing lines of class distinctions -- "Serve the people" : the ethnic economy -- The "spirit of change" : constructing a regional identity -- Surviving poverty in an ethnic social hierarchy -- Conclusion: Inclusion or exclusion?
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Chinese Americans -- History.
Chinese Americans -- Social conditions.
Chinese Americans -- Economic conditions.
Community life -- United States -- History.
Immigrants -- United States -- History.
Social classes -- United States -- History.
Dominance (Psychology) -- United States -- History.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
United States -- Social conditions -- Ethnic relations.
Related To Print version: Zhao, Xiaojian,. The new Chinese America. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2010. Zhao, Xiaojian, 1953- New Chinese America. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2010 9780813546919 (DLC) 2009018770
ISBN 9780813549125 (electronic bk.)
0813549124 (electronic bk.)