By Rosalind S. Chou,Kristen Lee,Simon Ho
While there are books on racism in universities, few study the original place of Asian American undergraduates. This new ebook captures the voices and reports of Asian american citizens navigating the currents of race, gender, and sexuality as components in how early life build relationships and identities. Interviews with 70 Asian americans on an elite American campus convey how scholars negotiate the sexualized racism of a giant establishment. The authors emphasize the scholars' resilience and their technique of resistance for overcoming the impression of structural racism.
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