Category Archives: Asian American Studies

Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights

| June 23, 2015 | admin | 0

Kenji Yoshino

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Foreign aid in terms of funding education and providing birth control in impoverished countries will help decrease the birth rate and eventually, when people are more educated, will decrease the poverty level as well. So for most of the population, it has only ever been a second language. Diversity among Latinos in terms of national background has increased as well. For example, in a poll conducted before passage of the tax cut of 2001, 65% of respondents indicated support for using the projected budget surplus to preserve Social Security and Medicare or pay off the public debt; only 18% wanted to cut taxes. 43 Voters of all ages, not just older people, have repeatedly indicated their unwillingness to reduce benefits or eligibility for these programmes.

This Is My Own: Letters to Wes and Other Writings on

| June 22, 2015 | admin | 0

Muriel Kitagawa

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The interactions are more agonistic with clumping of organisms at local abundance of resources. Few people in America are only one race or decent unless they are recent new-comers. Chartered in 1870, Syracuse University is a private, coeducational, urban institution located in the heart of Central New York. Asian Americans are almost twice as likely to develop diabetes as the general population in the United States, and of those who develop the disease, more than 95% are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

Balancing Two Worlds: Asian American College Students Tell

| June 22, 2015 | admin | 0

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Anthropometric measures included the following: height (measured by a Stadiometer using a centimeter scale), weight (measured by a Tanita scale), waist circumference (WC) (measured by a nonstretchable tape midway between the costal margins and the iliac crests with participants standing erect, at the end of normal expiration), hip circumference (measured around the widest part at the level of greater trochanters), and sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD) (measured by using Holtain Khan’s sliding abdominal caliper with parallel blades with the subjects in supine position, hips flexed with the maximum diameter of the abdomen in sagittal plane).

Complex Ethnic Households in America

| June 22, 2015 | admin | 0

Laurel Schwede, Anna Y. Chan

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Such growth was supported not by any local natural resources but by the pre-eminence of Singapore as a trade center in its region. An extended amount of time for the first session is often necessary. The volumes offer 110 entries on the current state of affairs, controversies, successes, and outlooks for future for Asian Americans. It is part of the Diversity Matters in U. Higher Education series, which is designed to provide campus leaders with timely, cutting-edge and actionable information they can share with the members of their campus community on a broad range of topics revolving around diversity and inclusion in U.

Samurai Swords

| June 22, 2015 | admin | 0

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The Libraries, Archives, Museums, and Popular Culture area solicits paper proposals from librarians, archivists, curators, graduate students, faculty, collectors, writers, independent scholars, and other aficionados (including people who use libraries, archives, and museums!) of popular culture and information settings of all types. The educational achievements of an individual largely determine his level of living, his cultural opportunities, his social status and prestige. About 15 million people of Asian descent live in the United States.

Between Two Empires: Race, History, and Transnationalism in

| June 22, 2015 | admin | 0

Eiichiro Azuma

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The second national survey of oral health status of children and adults in China. Females who shoplifted only once were similar to chronic shoplifters regarding anti-establishment attitudes and masculine orientation, but somatic anxieties and depression characterized them as individuals who turned inward upon themselves rather than overtly against others. 60. MSU has memorandums of understanding with the description of program offerings: As an academic department, our primary goal is to provide and maintain the highest possible academic standards for our students and ourselves.

Gang of One: Memoirs of a Red Guard (American Lives)

| June 22, 2015 | admin | 0

Fan Shen

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In one double-blind, placebo-controlled study of 323 people, those who took 400 mg of ginseng daily for 4 months had fewer colds. With widespread support, a sixty million dollar Prevention and Wellness Trust Fund was included in the cost containment legislation, to be used for community-based prevention strategies over four years. Most of the decrease was in domestic migration. When they arrived in the United States, the Lebanese adapted to the American school system and culture.

The Filipino Americans (The New Americans)

| June 21, 2015 | admin | 0

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In developing countries, the effect of the nutrition transition and the concomitant rise in the prevalence of cardiovascular diseases will be to widen the mismatch between health care needs and resources, and already scarce resources will be stretched ever more thinly. Adjusted for age, sex, and body mass index, Asian American prevalence of diabetes is 60% higher than non-Hispanic whites. Among ethnic patients, the number of Asian-Americans seeking plastic and cosmetic surgery has risen 55% from 2004 to 2006.

Home Was The Land Of Morning Calm: A Saga Of A

| June 21, 2015 | admin | 0

K Connie Kang

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The history of Asians in Alaska stretches back 5000 years as they populated the Americans across the Bering land bridge. Exploration of First Amendment and commercial speech within context of product and service advertising (e.g., vice products such as tobacco, alcohol, illegal drugs, gambling; pharmaceutical drugs; and political advertisements). However, I can tolerate no excuses for criminality and the welfare life you describe. If they have pizza, they will drink soft drinks or beer.

Imperial Citizens: Koreans and Race from Seoul to LA

| June 21, 2015 | admin | 0

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These trends are even more pronounced in the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program, in which 40 percent of enrollees come from the wealthiest neighborhoods-a number that has increased substantially over the past four years. In the future, when exporting nations must keep surpluses at home, Egypt, Jordan, and countless other countries in Africa and Asia will be without the food imports that now help them survive. San Francisco: Farallon Films, 1995 1 VHS videocassette (28 min.): sd., col.; 1/2 in.
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