Category Archives: Asian American Studies

Midnight in Broad Daylight: A Japanese American Family

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It investigates the history, the current situation, and the changing needs of First Peoples. It was conducted with a small sample of 37 Asian Indians of Kerala ethnicity living in a West Texas County. Because a student's academic performance is often affected by the parents' educational level, minority students may start school at a disadvantage. Households headed by immigrants from Bolivia ($62,000), Guyana ($58,000), Venezuela ($57,000), and Brazil ($56,000) had the highest median incomes, while Ecuadoran ($48,000) and Uruguayan ($47,000) households had the lowest median incomes.

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The Chinese in Vancouver, 1945--80: The Pursuit of Identity

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Removing trees allows more snow to fall to the ground, where it runs off into streams and rivers during the spring. However, the reduction of fertility means that the present extraordinarily broad groups of people in the working ages will not be fully replaced in the near future. The month was first proclaimed in 1995 by Congress. Specifically, all members of the writing group are required to complete and submit a Disclosure Questionnaire showing all such relationships that might be perceived as real or potential conflicts of interest.

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Yakuza: The Explosive Account of Japan's Criminal Underworld

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Generation differences can be the byproduct of the unique historical circumstances that members of an age cohort experience during adolescence and young adulthood, when awareness of the wider world deepens and personal identities and values systems are being strongly shaped. This film aims to reveal the history of the 442nd Infantry Regiment that is relatively unknown to not only the Japanese but also Americans. Marriage Rate (or crude marriage rate) The number of marriages per 1,000 population in a given year.

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Worshipping the Great Moderniser: King Chulalongkorn, Patron

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If the population continues to grow without bound, nature will take over and the death rate will rise to solve the problem. Note: Courses taken through UC Extension do not count toward residence. The CO2 is released at between 350m (for propane) and 500 ml/min (cylinder with regulator). He works at the intersection of American political development and media studies, with a focus on contemporary and historical right-wing movements and conservatism in the United States.

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Hmong in America: Journey from a Secret War

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Acta Univ Med Anhui 44(3):334–336 (in Chinese) Google Scholar Sigurdsson S, Nordmark G, Göring HH, Lindroos K, Wiman AC, Sturfelt G, Jönsen A, Rantapää-Dahlqvist S, Möller B, Kere J, Koskenmies S, Widén E, Eloranta ML, Julkunen H, Kristjansdottir H, Steinsson K, Alm G, Rönnblom L, Syvänen AC (2005) Polymorphisms in the tyrosine kinase 2 and interferon regulatory factor 5 genes are associated with systemic lupus erythematosus. Racial stigma on the Hollywood screen from World War II to the present: the Orientalist buddy film / Brian Locke.

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A Nation of a Hundred Million Idiots: A Social History of

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The needs of older LGBT adults are quite different than those of the non-LGBT population. Farmers spray a third of all pesticides sold in the nation. Entryway to an online library of selected publications. Crowded and costly coastal areas have forced development inland, in areas once dominated by agriculture and large ranches. Filipinos are the largest ethnic group in California at 1.5 million, followed by Chinese at 1.4 million.

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Embodying Asian/American Sexualities

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One-way analysis of variance comparing experimental and control groups on pre-test and post-test insignificant. c. Between 1950 and 2010, the South's share of the population increased from 36 percent to 37.2 percent and the West's from 22 percent to 23.3 percent. Educational achievement significantly improves after the first generation but statistics do not indicate that it substantially improves after that, perhaps because intermarriage causes a significant number of high- achieving Hispanic descendants to no longer be classified as Hispanic.

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Recovered Legacies: Authority And Identity In Early Asian

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President's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities. Indeed, changing demographics pose a number of challenges for schools, most notably: The need for highly qualified bilingual teachers and teachers of English language learners. The fact is that our society is becoming increasingly multi-ethnic and the self-interest of all will be served by developing skills and competencies in working with cultural diverse populations.

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Vagabond Life: The Caucasus Journals of George Kennan

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Texas, the second largest state by Hispanic population, saw the largest numeric increase in Hispanic population from 2012 to 2013, as it grew by 213,000 people. In order to promote a more unified society of peoples living together in harmony and with appreciation and acceptance of the people’s cultures, we unite to bridge the gaps that exist in our neighborhoods, our schools, our cities, our states and our countries. Traditional in-class methods from course construction to research assignments can also cultivate student sensitivities to hegemony and social justice.

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The Lost Tribe of Coney Island: Headhunters, Luna Park, and

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D., is a senior research scientist at the Research Institute on Addictions, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York. Davis High School in Yakima, and various other communities. Using Transpacific Studies as a new kind of cross-disciplinary research paradigm, we seek to forge a dynamic research and teaching model that goes beyond conventional area studies approaches. Quoted by The Washington Post, "California’s Little Saigon to Mark Lunar New Year" article by Amy Taxin, January 9, 2014.

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