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Asian American Studies - Research Guide: Books

A research guide for Asian American Studies 300: Introduction to Asian American Studies.

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Finding the Language for your Research

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Here are some examples of words that contain topics, issues, and communities:

  • Asian American Activism
  • Asian Americans and mass media
  • Asian American* and representation
  • Vincent Chin
  • Racism  
  • Little Saigon AND (political participation or voting)
  • Hmong American* AND identity 
  • Cambodian dance
  • Asian American communit* AND politic*
  • Immigration AND Filipino American*