Cultures of the American Mosaic: Asian American Culture: From Anime to Tiger Moms

Editor: Dong, Lan
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Greenwood

Single-User Purchase Price: $189.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $283.50
ISBN: 978-1-59884-330-9
Category: Social Sciences - Ethnic Studies
Image Count: 99
Book Status: Available
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An invaluable reference for school and public libraries as well as academic libraries at colleges and universities, this two-volume encyclopedia provides comprehensive coverage of a variety of Asian American cultural forms that enables readers to understand the history, complexity, and contemporary practices in Asian American culture.

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Table of Contents

  • Guide to Related Topics
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Asian American Experiences and Cultural Forms
  • A
  • ACTIVISM, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • ACUPUNCTURE
  • ADOPTION OF ASIAN CHILDREN
  • ANIME
  • ARTS AND ARTISTS (VISUAL), ASIAN AMERICAN
  • ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES
  • ASIAN AMERICAN TRANSNATIONALISM
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN CHILDREN AND FAMILY
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN DANCE
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN FESTIVALS
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN FICTION
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN FILMS AND FILMMAKERS
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN FOOD
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN PERFORMING ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN POETRY
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN RELIGIONS AND BELIEFS
  • ASIAN INDIAN AMERICAN VISUAL ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • AUTOBIOGRAPHIES, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • B
  • BANGLADESHI AMERICAN CULTURE
  • BHUTANESE AND NEPALESE AMERICAN CULTURE
  • BOXING AND WRESTLING, ASIAN AMERICANS AND
  • BUDDHISM
  • BURMESE (MYANMAR) AMERICAN CULTURE
  • C
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN CHILDREN AND FAMILY
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN FILMS AND FILMMAKERS
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN PERFORMING ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN RELIGIONS AND BELIEFS
  • CAMBODIAN AMERICAN WOMEN
  • CHILDREN'S AND YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • CHINATOWN (NEW YORK CITY)
  • CHINATOWN (SAN FRANCISCO)
  • CHINESE AMERICAN AUTOBIOGRAPHIES
  • CHINESE AMERICAN CHILDREN AND FAMILY
  • CHINESE AMERICAN FICTION
  • CHINESE AMERICAN FILMS AND FILMMAKERS
  • CHINESE AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • CHINESE AMERICAN FOOD
  • CHINESE AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • CHINESE AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • CHINESE AMERICAN POETRY
  • CHINESE AMERICANS AND EDUCATION
  • CHINESE AMERICAN VISUAL ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • CHINESE AMERICAN WOMEN
  • CHINESE CALLIGRAPHY
  • CHINESE EXCLUSION ACT (1882)
  • CHINESE HERITAGE LANGUAGE SCHOOLS
  • CHOP SUEY
  • COMEDY AND HUMOR, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • COMFORT WOMEN
  • COMICS AND GRAPHIC NARRATIVES, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • CONFUCIANISM
  • D
  • DANCE, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • DAOISM
  • DEMOGRAPHICS, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • DISCRIMINATION AGAINST ASIAN AMERICANS
  • DRAGON LADY AND LOTUS BLOSSOM
  • F
  • FASHION, ASIAN AMERICANS AND
  • FESTIVALS AND HOLIDAYS, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • FICTION, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN CHILDREN AND FAMILY
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN FOOD
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • FILIPINO AMERICAN WOMEN
  • FILIPINO CATHOLICISM
  • FILIPINO FOLK MUSIC
  • FORTUNE COOKIE
  • FUSION CUISINE
  • G
  • GHOST AND SPIRIT
  • GUAN YU
  • H
  • HAWAI‘I, ASIAN AMERICANS IN
  • HINDUISM
  • HMONG AMERICAN CULTURE
  • HMONG AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • HMONG AMERICAN RELIGIONS AND BELIEFS
  • I
  • INDONESIAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • THE INTERNET AND ASIAN AMERICANS
  • INTERRACIAL MARRIAGE
  • ISLAM
  • J
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN AUTOBIOGRAPHIES
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN CHILDREN AND FAMILY
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN FICTION
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN FILMS AND FILMMAKERS
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN FOOD
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN INTERNMENT
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN POETRY
  • JAPANESE AMERICAN WOMEN
  • JAPANESE AMERICANS AND EDUCATION
  • JAPANESE COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
  • JAPANESE TEA CEREMONY
  • JUDO
  • K
  • KARATE
  • KIMCHI
  • KOREAN AMERICAN ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • KOREAN AMERICAN CHILDREN AND FAMILY
  • KOREAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
  • KOREAN AMERICAN FILMS AND FILMMAKERS
  • KOREAN AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • KOREAN AMERICAN FOOD
  • KOREAN AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • KOREAN AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • KOREAN AMERICAN WOMEN
  • KOREATOWNS
  • L
  • LAOTIAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • LGBTQ ASIAN AMERICANS
  • LINSANITY
  • LITERATURE, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • LITTLE MANILAS
  • LITTLE SAIGONS
  • LITTLE TOKYO (LOS ANGELES)
  • LUNAR NEW YEAR
  • M
  • MALAYSIAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • MODEL MINORITY
  • MONGOLIAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • MONKEY KING
  • MUSICAL THEATER, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • MUSIC AND MUSICIANS, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • P
  • PAKISTANI AMERICAN CULTURE
  • PAKISTANI AMERICAN RELIGIONS AND BELIEFS
  • PHO
  • PICTURE BRIDE
  • POLITICS, ASIAN AMERICANS in
  • POPULAR CULTURE, ASIAN AMERICANS AND
  • PROPOSITION 209 (1996)
  • R
  • RELIGIONS AND BELIEFS, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • S
  • SCIENTISTS, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • SHAMANISM
  • SINGAPOREAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • SPORTS, ASIAN AMERICANS IN
  • SRI LANKAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • SUSHI
  • T
  • TAE KWON DO
  • TAI CHI
  • TELEVISION, ASIAN AMERICANS ON
  • THAI AMERICAN CULTURE
  • THAI AMERICAN FOOD
  • THEATER, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • THERAVADA BUDDHISM
  • TIBETAN AMERICAN CULTURE
  • TIGER MOM
  • TRADITIONAL HEALING AND MEDICINE, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • TRADITIONAL POLYTHEISTIC RELIGIONS
  • TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD
  • V
  • VIDEO AND ONLINE GAMES, ASIAN AMERICANS AND
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN ARTS AND ARTISTS
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN FILMS AND FILMMAKERS
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN FOLKLORE
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN FOOD
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN IMMIGRATION
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN LITERATURE
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN RELIGIONS AND BELIEFS
  • VIETNAMESE AMERICAN WOMEN
  • W
  • WAR BRIDES ACT (1945)
  • WOMEN, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • Y
  • YOGA
  • YOUTH AND ARTS, ASIAN AMERICAN
  • Recommended Resources
  • About the Editor and Contributors