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I wanted to read this book because there is a lot of "Asian Mystique" in our country today -- my sons themselves are intrigued with it. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mary Raynor
Author Sheridan Prasso’s background as a business journalist living for almost 25 years in different parts of Asia, including China, Japan, Cambodia and Hong Kong has served her... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Calvin Abe
I guess there's not much more to say about this book as the sentiment of the fellow 1 star reviews have covered most of the flaws with this text's premise. Read morePublished on February 27, 2014 by DK Whitsell
I have spent the majority of my adult life in SE Asia and find "The Asian Mystique" an excellent guide for anyone wanting to better understand how to survive in this part... Read morePublished on September 30, 2013 by Amazon Customer
This book is useful in helping to demystify Asia to the western reader. Explores common stereotypes and their origins in film and literature. Read morePublished on September 15, 2013 by Phil_T
Generally well researched and written. I enjoyed the history section (part 1) about stereotypes and how media shaped minds. I just don't think it's exclusive to Asians or blacks. Read morePublished on March 22, 2013 by Martin Foster
As a Black man, this book was enlightening; as long as White supremacy reigns, people-of-color will continue to suffer from the effects of White racism and White male supremacy. Read morePublished on January 12, 2013 by Mark
I found this book , written by a woman (BEWARE) to be very condescending towards men who like Asian women or have ever had any desire to date or marry one. Read morePublished on September 21, 2012 by Cryogenic Stasis J
First of all, I'm not unbiased considering my ex-boyfriend left me for a 20 year old Korean girl the first time, and a Chinese girl the second time. Read morePublished on March 13, 2012 by SarahD