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Author Okamura, Jonathan Y.

Title Ethnicity and inequality in Hawaiʻi / Jonathan Y. Okamura
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 238 pages)
Series Asian American history and culture
Asian American history and culture.
Contents Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Changing Ethnic Differences; 3 Socioeconomic Inequality and Ethnicity; 4 Educational Inequality and Ethnicity; 5 Constructing Ethnic Identities, Constructing Differences; 6 Japanese Americans: Toward Symbolic Identity; 7 Filipino Americans:Model Minority or Dog Eaters?; 8 Conclusion; Notes; References; Index
Summary In Hawaii, ethnicity rather than race structures social and economic inequalities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-227) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Ethnic groups -- Hawaii.
Ethnology -- Hawaii.
Minorities -- Hawaii.
Hawaii -- Ethnic relations.
Hawaii -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1592137555 (Cloth)
1592137563 (Paper)
1592137571 electronic bk
9781592137558 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781592137565 (paperback: alk. paper)
9781592137572 electronic bk