Asian Americans : an encyclopedia of social, cultural, economic, and political history / Xiaojian Zhao and Edward J.W. Park, editors.

This is the most comprehensive and up-to-date reference work on Asian Americans, comprising three volumes that address a broad range of topics on various Asian and Pacific Islander American groups from 1848 to the present day.

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Other Authors: Zhao, Xiaojian, 1953-, Park, Edward J. W.
Format: eBook
Published: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, 2013.
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; List of Entries; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Asian Americans in the Twenty-First Century; Chronology; THE ENCYCLOPEDIA; A; Adopted Asian Americans; Agbayani, Benny (1971- ); Aguila, Chris (1979- ); Ah Quin Diary; Ah Yup, In Re (1878); Ahn, Philip (1905-1978); Ahn Chang Ho (1878-1938); Aikido in America; Akaka, Daniel K. (1924- ); Alexander, Meena (1951- ); Ali, Agha Shahid (1949-2001); Ali, Saqib (1975- ); Alien Land Laws; "Aliens Ineligible for Citizenship"; Allen, Horace Newton (1858-1932); American Coalition for Filipino Veterans (ACFV) Incorporated.
  • American Missionaries in Postwar JapanAmerican-Style Concentration Camps; Angel Island Immigration Station; Anti-Asian Miscegenation Laws; Anti-Asian Violence, History of; Anti-Chinese Riot and Expulsion in Seattle (1886); Anti-Chinese Riot in Tacoma; Anti-Hate Crime Laws; Anti-Japanese Movement in Hawaii; Anti-Trafficking Movement; Aoki, Richard (1938-2009); Ariyoshi, George R. (1926- ); Artists in New York (1900-1940); Asian American Adoptees; Asian American Artists in New York (1900-1940); Asian American Athletes and Christianity; Asian American Campaign Finance Scandal of 1996.
  • Asian American Campaign StrategyAsian American College Students; Asian American Comparative Collection (AACC); Asian American Identity; Asian American Labor in Alaska; Asian American Labor Movement; Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF); Asian American LGBT Activism; Asian American Movement (AAM); Asian American Muslims; Asian American 1.5 Generation; Asian American Political Alliance (AAPA); Asian American Sites and Museum Exhibits (Pacific Northwest and Great Basin); Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) in Higher Education; Asian Americans for Action (AAA)
  • Asian Americans in HollywoodAsian Ethnic Banks; Asian Immigrant Women Advocates (AIWA); Asian Law Caucus; Asian Music in America; Asian Pacific Heritage Month; Asian Religions and Religious Practices in America; Athletes and Christianity; Authenticity in Asian American Identity; B; Bacho, Peter (1950- ); Baek, Cha Seung (1980- ); Balcena, Bobby (1925-1990); Bangladeshi Americans; "Barred Zone"; Barroga, Jeannie (1949- ); Bartlett, Jason (1979- ); Bellingham "Anti-Hindu Riot" (1907); Bemis, Polly (Lalu Nathoy) (1853-1933): Perspective 1; Bemis, Polly (Lalu Nathoy) (1853-1933): Perspective 2.
  • Bhutanese AmericansBoat People; Boggs, Grace Lee (1915- ); Buddhism in Asian America; Buddhist Churches of America (BCA); Bulosan, Carlos (1911-1956); Bunker, Christopher Wren (1845-1932) and Bunker, Stephen Decatur (1847-1920); Bunker, Stephen Decatur; Burlingame Treaty of 1868; C; Cambodian Americans; Cambodian Community in Lowell, Massachusetts; Cameron House; Campaign Strategy; Cao, Lan (1961- ); Cao Zishi (1847-1902); Cayetano, Benjamin (1939- ); Cha, Theresa Hak Kyung (1951-1982); Cham in America; Chan, Jeffery Paul (1942- ); Chan, Kenyon; Chan, Sucheng (1941- )