Category Archives: Asian American Studies

Soul Calling: A Photographic Journey through the Hmong

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Barbara Ladd and Fred Hobson, Oxford University Press, forthcoming. “Transracial/Transgender: Analogies of Difference in Mai’s America.” Signs: A Journal of Women in Culture and Society 35.1 (Autumn 2009). “Racial Interstitiality and the Anxieties of the ‘Partly Colored’: Representations of Asians under Jim Crow, ” Journal of Asian American Studies 10.1 (February 2007). "'For Every Gesture of Loyalty, There Doesn't Have to Be a Betrayal': Asian American Criticism and the Politics of Locality," In Who Can Speak?: Authority and Critical Identity, ed.

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Asian American Evangelical Churches: Race, Ethnicity, and

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Available for Section B, Multicultural Requirement for Credential Candidates. (Available for General Education, Comparative Cultural … Prerequisite: Completion of the Lower Division writing requirement. I suspect that the combined effect of these separate pressures, rather than any planned or intentional bias, is the primary cause of the striking enrollment statistics that we have examined above. Washington, DC: National Center for Education Statistics. 4 In this indicator, parents’ highest level of educational attainment is the highest level of education attained by any parent residing in the same household as the child. 5 Includes parents who completed high school through equivalency programs, such as a GED program. 6 See Digest of Education 2015, table 102.40. 7 In this indicator, data on household income and the number of people living in the household are combined with the poverty threshold, published by the Census Bureau, to determine the poverty status of children.

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Transnational Matrilineage: Mother-Daughter Conflicts in

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Expanded benefits and services not only to Asian Americans, but also to many different ethnicities as well. Trans fatty acids are geometrical isomers of cis-unsaturated fatty acids that adapt a saturated fatty acid-like configuration. By: Gold, Tuyet-Lan Pho; Jeffrey N Gerson; Sylvia R Cowan. Asians account for nearly 30 percent of minority businesses, although they make up just 13 percent of the minority population.

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Plague, Fear, and Politics in San Francisco's Chinatown

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Following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Cao represents the needs of Louisiana fishermen. In addition to submitting the required paperwork to the Division of Graduate Studies, the following items should be sent directly to the MA Coordinator at the Asian American Studies Department: A writing sample demonstrating research, writing, and analytical skills covering point (5) above This population has increased from less than 1 million in the United States in 1960 to more than 7 million by 1990, and represents the fastest growing ethnic community in the United States today.

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The African Repository: V. 19 1843

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The second source of information on police employment is the Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics (LEMAS), published periodically by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). Gender, age and ethnicity, among other characteristics, play an important role in reference to the clients expectation of counseling and rehabilitation services. If anyone is living off the government, it is the rich corporations that pay little or no taxes, but yet send jobs oversees.

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Life Behind Barbed Wire: The World War II Internment Memoirs

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This also means a potential controversy over how much should be done to keep people alive and reduce our death rates. Transitioning to a discussion regarding the relationship between archives and contested memories in the afterlife of violence, this essay illustrates the possibilities of reading my father’s story as documentation alongside what I term two “archival collections.” Analyzing how the online presence of the Documentation Center of Cambodia and artist-documentarian Vandy Rattana’s work differentially fulfill the traditional archival purposes of documentation, transparency, and accountability, this paper queries the ways in which these archives might function to produce different claims to historical truth in the afterlife of violence.

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Home Bound: Filipino American Lives across Cultures,

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While the mechanism of action of metformin in diabetes is only partially understood, metformin treatment generally reduces levels of both circulating glucose and insulin in patients with insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia. AMST429B Perspectives on Popular Culture; Strategies for Social Activism This is the second semester of the College of Arts and Humanities Social Innovation Scholars Program. It was conceived as a response to Operation Agatha (a series of widespread raids, including one on the Jewish Agency, conducted by the British authorities) and was the deadliest directed at the British during the Mandate era (1920–1948). [133] [134] Bruce Hoffman characterized as one of the "most lethal terrorist incidents of the twentieth century". [135] In 1947, the British government announced it would withdraw from Mandatory Palestine, stating it was unable to arrive at a solution acceptable to both Arabs and Jews.

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The Japanese in Latin America (Asian American Experience)

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What makes SF 2 and SF 4 special is the vast data on population subgroups found on these files. Offered as AAST 3365 and HIST 3365; credit will be granted in only one department. A second significant change affecting the demographics of policing concerns the implementation of community policing, emphasizing elements of crime prevention, victim assistance, and police partnership in the community. The clinician must be sure to set an appointment time that is convenient to the working parents because they may value work more than therapy.

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The African Repository: V. 14 1838

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Communication Studies 114: Understanding Relationships. I have been working since the age of 12 and currently work 50 hrs a week and have for the last 40 years and will be lucky to retire at 62. According to the NESARC, more Native Americans (16.43 percent) and fewer Blacks (5.52 percent) and Asians (6.03 percent) report an early onset of drinking (i.e., before age 15) than Whites (7.07 percent) and Hispanics (7.93 percent) (NIAAA 2006). The report can compare multiple areas around your location, summarize your selection or rank your geographies on demographic information such as income, population growth and race.

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Desis In The House: Indian American Youth Culture In Nyc

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Some do not want to upset the loved one, others don't want to because this may bring death sooner, or truth telling about dying may show a lack of respect for the soon-to-be ancestor. Since the Center's establishment in 1979, all these objectives have been achieved. There are probably multiple effects of confounding in these studies; however, the reduction in the risk of developing obesity observed in the two largest studies was substantial (20-37%). However, English is becoming a popular second language.

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