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SW 3200: Cultural Diversity: Asian Americans

Books on Asian Americans

 Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America

Cover Art
Multicultural America - Ronald H. Bayor (Editor)Edit/Delete
Call Number: Reference - Walker Library - 1st Floor 305.800973 M91b
ISBN: 9780313357862
Publication Date: 2011-07-01
Great resource. For differenct ethnic groups gives background, chronology, immigration patterns, cultural assimilation, demographic profile, family life, etc.


Asian Pacific Heritage Month

Getting Started

      For general information about where your cultural/ethnic group originated, look in some of these country guides for quick information about history, culture, family, education, etc.

Asian Nation--Asian American History, Demographics, & Issues

Pew Research Center "The Rise of Asian Americans" Social and Demographic trends for groups of Asian Americans

Sikh Americans

Asian Indian Americans

Indian (Asian) Americans from Multicultural America

Articles from Asian American Journal of Psychology

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Books, media

A few of the books and films available at Walker Library

The Library has a series of videos "A Bill Moyers special: Becoming American"  It is a series of five interviews with prominent Chinese Americans. Search for "Personal journeys" in the library catalog.

Library cookbooks

Media and Asian Americans

Indian Americans (Asia)

Religious affiliation

Images

Photo from Image Quest.  See more images

Media Sources 

Getting Started Using Online Reference

Asian American media portrayal

Books--Indian Americans (Media portrayal)