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Strangers in the City

The Atlanta Chinese, Their Community and Stories of Their Lives, 1st Edition

By Jianli Zhao

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270 pages

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Description

Based largely on interviews from residents of Atlanta's Chinese community, this book provides new insights on the rise of Asian communities in the Southeast United States since the US immigration policy changes in 1965.

Reviews

"Zhao's study offers a necessary corrective to starkly black-and-white conceptions of the region's race relations." -- Pacific Affairs

Table of Contents

Introduction, Part 1 Community History & Development, Part 2 The People, Stories of their lives in Atlanta, Conclusions.

About the Author

Zhao, Jianli

About the Series

Studies in Asian Americans

Reconceptualizing Culture, History, Politics

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL010000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General