5 edition of Filipino Americans found in the catalog.
An overview of the history and daily lives of people from the Philippines who immigrated to the United States.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 30) and index.
|Statement||Carolyn P. Yoder.|
|Series||We are America|
|LC Classifications||E184.F4 Y63 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
|ISBN 10||1403401640, 1403404194|
|LC Control Number||2002004139|
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"Filipino Americans is a remarkable introduction to the Filipino American book fills many Filipino Americans book and pulls together scattered knowledge, In sum, Posadas' work is an invaluable piece."-JAASCited by: After a brief account of Philippine history, The Filipino Americans introduces a diverse immigrant population, with accounts of students, sailors, war brides, and nurses who arrived before Legislation in encouraged immigration of professionals, predominantly physicians and nurses, Reviews: 1.
However, the largest Asian American ethnic group is Filipino, a group of which little is known or written despite its long-standing history with the United States.
This interdisciplinary analysis rectifies this dearth of information by addressing ethnic identity, the impact of different colonizations on ethnic identity, personal and family relationships, mental health, race, and racism.4/4(1).
It is time that a book like this gathers authoritative Filipino Americans to discuss, in scholarly fashion, their issues of the day.
It is a propitious time when throughout the United States many Filipino Americans, and particularly Filipino American students, are beginning to want to know more about themselves, their past, and their future. If you’re Filipino and grew up in the ’90s, chances are you knew every iconic Filipino celebrity in mainstream American media—and you could count all of them on one hand.
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Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. New introduction by Marilyn Alquizola and Lane Ryo Hirabayashi First published inthis classic memoir by well-known Filipino poet Carlos Bulosan describes his boyhood in the Philippines, his voyage to America, and his years of hardship and despair as an itinerant laborer following the harvest trail in the rural West.
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This book is a series of life-stories from Filipinos living in San Diego. The stories exemplify the trends discussed in the 30 page introduction/overview of Filipino American Lives. I think this book is great for thinking about oral history, and the life stories are pretty diverse with /5.
Discusses the history of the Philippines, the Filipino immigration to the United States, and the culture of this fast-growing ethnic group. Includes profiles, most including a photograph, of notable Filipino Americans.
Get this from a library. The Filipino Americans. [Barbara Mercedes Posadas] -- "In the yearFilipino Americans will be the largest Asian American group. This volume is the first detailed historical study of the major post immigration of Filipinos to the United.
Filipino Americans. [Alexandra Bandon] -- Discusses the reasons for Filipino immigration to the United States and the conditions they have found here, using case studies to describe the lifestyles of Filipino Americans.
# New Discovery Books\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. Three, 1 percent commitment. If 1 percent of four million or 40, Filipinos in the U.S. commit to buying a new Filipino-American book, we will be on our way to solidifying our presence in American letters and in our communities.
One percent. Liken it to voting for a Filipino American Idol. It takes a village, indeed. Filipino Americans: Blending Cultures, Redefining Race. • In his book The Latinos of Asia, Anthony Christian Ocampo explores how Filipino-Americans Author: Anthony Christian Ocampo.
Filipino Americans: Blending Cultures, Redefining Race: Code Switch In his book The Latinos of Asia, Anthony Christian Ocampo explores how Filipino-Americans challenge traditional ideas about race and national identity.
"Maria P. P. Root's new edited volume on Filipino American makes an outstanding contribution in terms of exploring the socio-economic integration and the transformation of ethnic identities among one of the largest, fastest growing, but least studied Asian American groups in the United States - Filipinos One unique area covered by this book is its thoughtful reflection on the impacts of.
The titles are also available from Amazon and the books’ publishers. These books will leave you wanting to read more books by Filipino American writers. Merry Christmas! Fiction: Marie Deaconu-Baylon - North for Sun (), a debut novel, is about a Filipino American woman with mental illness who can travel in time.
While awaiting an upcoming Author: Cecilia Manguerra-Brainard. Book Review – The Latinos of Asia: How Filipino Americans Break the Rules of Race. Written by Anthony Christian Ocampo, The Latinos of Asia: How Filipino Americans Break the Rules of Race explores the racial consciousness and identity of Filipino Americans.
Ocampo argues that Filipino Americans often break the “rules of race” – instead of fitting into one clear racial category, they.