Racial Attitudes and Asian Pacific Americans

Demystifying the Model Minority

By Karen Kurotsuchi Inkelas

© 2006 – Routledge

232 pages | 9 B/W Illus.

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About the Book

This study examines the complex sources and implications of the racial attitudes of Asian Pacific American (APA) college students, who, as one of the fastest growing demographics in higher education enrollments, play an increasingly significant role in campus race relations.

Table of Contents

1. Problem and Context 2. Overview of Literature 3. Analytical Methods and Conceptual Framework 4. Results 5. Results Utilizing the Comprehensive Conceptual Model 6. Discussion

About the Author

Karen Kurotsuchi is Assistant Professor in the Department of Counseling and Personnel Services in the College of Education, University of Maryland. To reach a broad audience, she has published in both academic and practitioner periodicals.

About the Series

Studies in Asian Americans

Reconceptualizing Culture, History, Politics

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDUCATION / Multicultural Education
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies