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The new Chinese America

Xiaojian Zhao

The new Chinese America

class, economy, and social hierarchy

by Xiaojian Zhao

  • 245 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans -- History,
  • Chinese Americans -- Social conditions,
  • Chinese Americans -- Economic conditions,
  • Community life -- United States -- History,
  • Immigrants -- United States -- History,
  • Social classes -- United States -- History,
  • Dominance (Psychology) -- United States -- History,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations,
  • United States -- Social conditionsEthnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementXiaojian Zhao.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.C5 Z43123 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23235212M
    ISBN 109780813546919, 9780813546926
    LC Control Number2009018770

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