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  • Subject is exactly "Immigrants"

Front Desk

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"Author Kelly Yang tells a story about the family of Chinese immigrants who has been struggling with every day’s life, from the view of a ten-year-old girl who takes over the front desk of a motel that her parents manage. With her parents, this…

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The Good Immigrants: How Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority

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"Conventionally, US immigration history has been understood through the lens of restriction and those who have been barred from getting in. In contrast, The Good Immigrants considers immigration from the perspective of Chinese elites-- intellectuals,…

Position: 158 (141 views)

Chinese Chicago: Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870

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This book has won the 2013 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Non-Fiction).

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Girl in Translation

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This book has won the 2010 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Young Adult Books).

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Giving Voice to Chinese American Railway Workers : CALA CRRW Task Force as Coordinator and Facilitator

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A continue exhibit to demonstrate the undocumented story of thousands of Chinese migrants, who played an instrumental role in the construction of the nation's first transcontinental railway in the 1860s.

Position: 13 (188 views)

American paper son: A Chinese immigrant in the midwest (review)

Published in Oral History Review, Volume 35, Number 2, Summer/Fall 2008 pp. 215-216

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