The Resource The South Asian Americans, Karen Isaksen Leonard

The South Asian Americans, Karen Isaksen Leonard

Label
The South Asian Americans
Title
The South Asian Americans
Statement of responsibility
Karen Isaksen Leonard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
305.891/4073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S69
LC item number
L36 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The new Americans,
Label
The South Asian Americans, Karen Isaksen Leonard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-188) and index
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Contents
  • 1. South Asian Civilizations. Definition, Geography, Early History. Religion and Society. Muslim Rule and Mughlai Culture. Colonialism and Its Impact. Independence and Nation-building. Pakistan, Bangladesh, and India. Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bhutan. Of Special Note -- 2. Early South Asian Immigrants, 1900-1947. Early Asian Immigrants. The Punjabi Pioneers. Formation of a Biethnic Community. Punjabi-Mexican Family Life. Religion and Politics. Second-Generation Identities. Dating and Marriage. Being Mexican, "Hindu," and American -- 3. The New South Asian Immigrants. New Nations, New Immigrants. Migration and Transnationalism. Socioeconomic Profiles. Men, Women, and Work. Political and Social Organizations -- 4. South Asian Religions in America. Establishing the Religions. Debating Religious Issues. Local and Global Religious Trends -- 5. Cultural Traditions: Continuity and Change. Music, Dance, and Poetry. Food, Fashion, and Yoga
  • Fine Arts, Entertainment, and Literature. Cultural Fusion -- 6. Keeping the Family Together. Family Issues. Second-Generation Identities. Adolescence. Making Marriages. Weddings. Conclusion -- App. I. Migration Statistics -- App. II. Census Statistics --App. III. Noted South Asian Americans
Control code
000013038274
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 193 p.
Isbn
9780313297885
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97002219
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b17988950
System control number
  • 33217006627344
  • (OCoLC)36327342

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