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Author Lowe, Lisa.
Title Immigrant acts : on Asian American cultural politics / Lisa Lowe.
Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 1996.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.A84 L69 1996    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.A84 L69 1996    AVAILABLE  
Author Lowe, Lisa.
Subject American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Politics and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Asian Americans -- Intellectual life.
Asian Americans in literature.
Immigrants in literature.
Description xii, 252 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-240) and index.
Contents Immigration, citizenship, racialization : Asian American critique -- Canon, institutionalization, identity : Asian American studies -- Heterogeneity, hybridity, multiplicity : Asian American differences -- Imagining Los Angeles in the production of multiculturalism -- Decolonization, displacement, disidentification : writing and the question of history -- Unfaithful to the original : the subject of Dictée -- Work, immigration, gender : Asian "American" women.
ISBN 082231858X (cloth : acid-free paper)
0822318644 (paper : acid-free paper)
OCLC # 34767455
Table of Contents
 Preface 
1Immigration, Citizenship, Racialization: Asian American Critique1
2Canon, Institutionalization, Identity: Asian American Studies37
3Heterogeneity, Hybridity, Multiplicity: Asian American Differences60
4Imagining Los Angeles in the Production of Multiculturalism84
5Decolonization, Displacement, Disidentification: Writing and the Question of History97
6Unfaithful to the Original: The Subject of Dictee128
7Work, Immigration, Gender: Asian "American" Women154
 Epilogue174
 Notes177
 Bibliography223
 Index241


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