Explorations of fiction, film, memoir, visual media, and primary documents will aid the students in this regard through the assigned readings, essays, discussion- board posts, class discussion, and group lon kurashige and alice yang murray, eds, major problems in asian american history (new york: houghton mifflin. Asian americans are americans of asian descent the term refers to a panethnic group that includes diverse populations, which have ancestral origins in east asia, southeast asia, or south asia, as defined by the us census bureau this includes people who indicate their race(s) on the census as asian or reported. Buy major problems in the history of american workers: documents and essays (major problems in american history) 2 by nelson lichtenstein, eileen boris chinese immigrants, 1929 essays herbert gutman, the cultures of first- generation industrial workers ronald takaki, asian immigrants raising cane: the. Lon kurashige is associate professor of history at the university of southern california he is author of perfect storm of exclusion: asian americans, political debate, and the making of a pacific nation ( chapel hill: university of north carolina press, 2016) and japanese american. Results 1 - 40 of 40 designed to be the primary anthology or textbook for courses in asian american history, this collection covers the subject's entire chronological span the collection of essays and documents in major problems in american colonial history introduces students to american colonial history.
This text introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays and is designed to encourage critical thinking about american colonial history each chapter contains an introduction, headnotes, and suggestions for further reading.  roger daniels, major problems in asian american history: documents and essays, ed lon kurashige and alice yang murray (boston, ma: houghton mifflin company, 2003), 315  statement of us citizen of japanese ancestry from division of rare and manuscript collections, cornell university. Major problems in american history, volume i (major problems in american history series. The us immigration station is located in angel island state park on angel island, the largest island in california's san francisco bay while the island is the home of 740 acres of pristine parkland, including beautiful beaches, picnic areas and hiking trails, it is most famous for its rich history in 1850, president millard.
This directly affected asian americans, especially in the form of immigration law i will analyze primary documents in the chapter entitled “asian americans and the cold war, 1945-1965” in major problems in asian american history to argue that the cold war for asian americans was a double-edged sword: the benefit in. Major problems in asian american history : documents and essays, 1 major problems in asian american history : documents by lon kurashige · major problems in asian american history : documents and essays by lon kurashige alice yang murray print book english 2017 second edition boston, ma cengage.
Seattle : university of washington press 2005 3 - 29 yanagisako sylvia `` rethinking the centrality of racism in asian american history '' in kurashige lon murray alice yang , eds major problems in asian american history: documents and essays boston : houghton mifflin company 2003. The following history on asian american was taken from the jacl curriculum guide, the journey from gold mountain: the asian american experience, published in 2006 the full the chinese, primarily from guangdong province, were motivated by problems at home as well as opportunities abroad at that time , china.
Major problems in texas history: documents and essays (major problems in american history series) by sam w haynes, 2002 major problems in the history of american sexuality: documents and essays by kathy peiss, 2002 major problems in asian american history: documents and essays (major problems in. The documents that accompany this essay demonstrate how chinese, japanese, and filipinos came to washington, struggled against discrimination, labored to earn their because of space restrictions, this project focuses on chinese, japanese, and filipino americans, the three largest and oldest groups in washington. Major problems in american women's history : documents and essays documents essays chinese women in nineteenth-century san francisco / judy yung native men, white women, and marriage in the indian service / cathleen d cahill paid employment, workplace rights, and modern consumerism, 1880- 1930.