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Making and Remaking Asian America Through Immigration Policy, 1850-1990 Paperback – January 1, 1994

ISBN-13: 978-0804723602 ISBN-10: 0804723605 Edition: 1st

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  • Paperback: 356 pages
  • Publisher: Stanford University Press; 1st edition (1994)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0804723605
  • ISBN-13: 978-0804723602
  • Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 5.9 x 8.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,519,766 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"The history of Asian Americans is both a tale of hope and opportunity, as well as menial labor, prejudice, and a hostile legal system. . . . The author analyzes how U.S. immigration policies and laws have shaped Asian American communities. . . . Limited to the six largest groups—Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Asian Indian, Korean, and Vietnamese—the study includes the effects of immigration laws on Asian American attitudes towards education, political participation, and self-identity. . . . This is a commendable and gripping 'read' promoting a better understanding of the 150 years of Asian American experiences."—Choice.


"A valuable chronicle of the many barriers that Asian immigrants have faced. . . . Hing buttresses his thorough analysis by excerpting every significant law and court ruling on Asian immigration."—Reason

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“The history of Asian Americans is both a tale of hope and opportunity, as well as menial labor, prejudice, and a hostile legal system. . . . The author analyzes how U.S. immigration policies and laws have shaped Asian American communities. . . . Limited to the six largest groups—Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Asian Indian, Korean, and Vietnamese—the study includes the effects of immigration laws on Asian American attitudes towards education, political participation, and self-identity. . . . This is a commendable and gripping ‘read’ promoting a better understanding of the 150 years of Asian American experiences.”—Choice.

“A valuable chronicle of the many barriers that Asian immigrants have faced. . . . Hing buttresses his thorough analysis by excerpting every significant law and court ruling on Asian immigration.”—Reason

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The book was arrived on time. Bought it for to help me pass the class. It was a lot of reading though.
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