The Resource Race for citizenship : Black Orientalism and Asian uplift from pre-emancipation to neoliberal America, Helen Heran Jun

Race for citizenship : Black Orientalism and Asian uplift from pre-emancipation to neoliberal America, Helen Heran Jun

Label
Race for citizenship : Black Orientalism and Asian uplift from pre-emancipation to neoliberal America
Title
Race for citizenship
Title remainder
Black Orientalism and Asian uplift from pre-emancipation to neoliberal America
Statement of responsibility
Helen Heran Jun
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Helen Heran Jun explores how the history of U.S. citizenshiphas positioned Asian Americans and African Americans in interlocking socio-political relationships since the mid nineteenth century. Rejecting the conventional emphasis on 'inter-racial prejudice, ' Jun demonstrates how a politics of inclusion has constituted a racial Other within Asian American and African American discourses of national identity. Race for Citizenship examines three salient moments when African American and Asian American citizenship become acutely visible as related crises: the 'Negro Problem' and the 'Yellow Questio
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1759
LC item number
.J94 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Nation of newcomers
Label
Race for citizenship : Black Orientalism and Asian uplift from pre-emancipation to neoliberal America, Helen Heran Jun
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The press for inclusion: nineteenth-century black citizenship and the anti-Chinese movement -- "When and where I enter--": Orientalism in Anna Julia Cooper's narrratives of modern black womanhood -- Blackness, manhood, and the aftermath of internment in John Okada's No-no boy (1957) -- Becoming Korean American: blackface and gendered racialization in Ronyoung Kim's Clay walls (1987) -- Black surplus in the Pacific century: ownership and dispossession in the hood film -- Asian Americans in the age of neoliberalism: human capital and bad choices in a.k.a. Don bonus (1995) and Better luck tomorrow (2002)
Control code
ocn710136495
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 198 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814743324
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt8jvhjj
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not applicable
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.b26248165
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710136495
  • jstor710136495

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