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Becoming Chinese American
Language: en
Pages: 397
Authors: H. Mark Lai
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Rowman Altamira

Collection of essays by Chinese-American scholar Him Mark Lai; published in association with the Chinese Historical Society of San Francisco.
Becoming Chinese
Language: en
Pages: 435
Authors: Wen-hsin Yeh
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-04-21 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

A splendid essay collection focusing on ordinary people in the chaotic post-emperor, pre-Communist period of China's history.
Being Chinese, Becoming Chinese American
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Shehong Chen, Roger Daniels
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

In this foundational study, Shehong Chen investigates how Chinese immigrants to the United States transformed themselves into Chinese Americans during the crucial period between 1911 and 1927. As the search for a modern China climaxed in the 1911 revolution in China, debates over reform and revolution politicized and divided Chinese
Becoming China
Language: en
Pages: 784
Authors: Jeanne-Marie Gescher
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

One of the two most powerful states in the world, China continues to be seen as a mystery even after decades of an open door. How does China work, what does it want, why does it want it, and what does its rise to global power mean for the rest
In Love and Struggle
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Stephen M. Ward
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-12 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

James Boggs (1919-1993) and Grace Lee Boggs (1915-2015) were two largely unsung but critically important figures in the black freedom struggle. Born and raised in Alabama, James Boggs came to Detroit during the Great Migration, becoming an automobile worker and a union activist. Grace Lee was a Chinese American scholar