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Contemporary Chinese America Immigration, Ethnicity, and Community Transformation by Min Zhou

Contemporary Chinese America Immigration, Ethnicity, and Community Transformation

Part of the Asian American History & Cultu Series


Contemporary Chinese America Immigration, Ethnicity, and Community Transformation by Min Zhou

A sociologist of international migration examines the Chinese American experience


[S]cholars of contemporary Asian American life will find much of value in Zhou's study. Overall, it offers a fascinating portrait not only of a specific ethnic group but also of the changing meanings of immigration, integration, and acculturation in modern America. The Journal of American Ethnic History, Winter 2012

About the Author

Min Zhou is Professor of Sociology and Asian American Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is the author of Chinatown (Temple) and The Transformation of Chinese America, co-author of Growing Up American, and co-editor of Asian American Youth and Contemporary Asian America.

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Publication date

1st May 2009


Min Zhou

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Temple University Press,U.S.


328 pages


Migration, immigration & emigration



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