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The Transnational Politics of Asian Americans by Christian Collet
  

The Transnational Politics of Asian Americans

Part of the Asian American History & Cultu Series
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The Transnational Politics of Asian Americans by Christian Collet

Discusses Asian Americans as a force for political change on both sides of the Pacific

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The book conveys the sense that there is something dynamic, complex and compelling at work here when considering the transnational dimension of Asian American political lives. The reader is left with a sense as well that in looking at these questions for Asian Americans one is getting at least a glimpse at issues that will apply to a growing number of immigrant Americans from reaches other than Asia. -Paul Watanabe, Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies, University of Massachusetts, Boston


About the Author

Christian Collet is Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations at the International Christian University, Tokyo. Pei-te Lien is Professor of Political Science affiliated with Asian American Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her book The Making of Asian America through Political Participation (Temple), received the 2002 Best Book Award on Political Participation, Voting, Elections, and Political Behavior from APSA's Division on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics.

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Publication date

25th July 2009

Author

Christian Collet

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Publisher

Temple University Press,U.S.

Format

Paperback
252 pages

Categories

Nationalism

Migration, immigration & emigration

ISBN

9781592138616

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