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The Transnational History Of A Chinese Family

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Haiming Liu | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 0813535972
ISBN 13 : 9780813535975

Family and home are one word-jia-in the Chinese language. Family can be separated and home may be relocated, but jia remains intact. It signifies a system of mutual obligation, las..

Sweet And Sour

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : John Jung | Publisher : John Jung

ISBN 10 : 9780615345451
ISBN 13 : 061534545X

"Sweet and Sour" examines the history of Chinese family restaurants in the U. S. and Canada. Why did many Chinese immigrants enter this business around the end of the 19th century?..

From Canton Restaurant To Panda Express

Pub Date : 2015-09-09 | Author : Haiming Liu | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780813574776
ISBN 13 : 0813574773

"The story of Chinese Americans through the lens of food. From Canton Restaurant in 1849 to Panda Express today, Chinese food history in America spans over 150 years. Chinese 'Fort..

Chinese Cubans

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Kathleen López | Publisher : UNC Press Books

ISBN 10 : 9781469607122
ISBN 13 : 1469607123

Chinese Cubans: A Transnational History..

Chinese Chicago

Pub Date : 2012-01-18 | Author : Huping Ling | Publisher : Stanford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780804783361
ISBN 13 : 0804783365

Numerous studies have documented the transnational experiences and local activities of Chinese immigrants in California and New York in the late nineteenth and early twentieth cent..

The Immigration Crucible

Pub Date : 2011-08-16 | Author : Philip Kretsedemas | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231527323
ISBN 13 : 0231527322

In the debate over U.S. immigration, all sides now support policy and practice that expand the parameters of enforcement. While immigration control forces lobby for intensifying en..