Based on a Chicago Korean-American case, this dissertation examines the transformation of identity and politics in a transnational immigrant community in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
1. Introduction 2. Korean-Americans in Chicago - History and Diversity 3. Community Leadership and Power Relations 4. Inter-Ethnic/Inter-racial Relations 5. Between Worlds 6. The Los Angeles "Riots" 7. Changing Intergroup Relations and Community Power Relations 8. Conclusion