The cultural capital of Asian American studies : autonomy and representation in the university
Source:New York University Press, New York, p.251 (2009)
Call Number:Cubb E184 .A75 C494 2009
Keywords:Asian Americans--Ethnic identity, Asian Americans--Politics and government, Asian Americans--Study and teaching (Higher), Autonomy, Education, Ethnicity--Political aspects--United States, Ethnology--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States--Case studies, Higher--Political aspects--United States, Minorities--Study and teaching (Higher)--United States--Case studies
Contents: From cultural politics to cultural capital -- Contradictions in the emergence of ethnic studies -- Disciplinarity and the political identity of Asian American studies -- The political economy of minority literature -- Asian American cultural capital and the crisis of legitimation.