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Author Daniels, Roger.

Title Asian America : Chinese and Japanese in the United States since 1850 / Roger Daniels
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [1988]
©1988

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Description xviii, 384 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction: the significance of the Asian American experience -- The coming of the Chinese -- The anti-Chinese movement -- Chinese America, 1880-1941 -- The coming of the Japanese and the anti-Japanese movement -- Japanese America, 1920-1941 -- Asian Americans and World War II -- Asian Americans and the Cold War, 1945-1960 -- Epilogue: since 1960: the era of the model minority
Summary A factual account and clarification of the integral roles of Asians in American history focuses on the period between the mid-nineteenth century and the early 1980s
Analysis Asian History
Chinese History
Japanese History
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 345-372
Subject Asian Americans -- History.
Chinese Americans -- History.
Japanese Americans -- History.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
LC no. 88005643
ISBN 0295966696