Major Problems in Asian American History Documents and Essays

ISBN-10: 0618077340

ISBN-13: 9780618077342

Edition: 2003

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This collection, designed to be the primary anthology or textbook for courses in Asian American history, covers the subject's entire chronological span. The volume presents a carefully selected group of readings that requires students to evaluate primary sources, test the interpretations of distinguished historians, and draw their own conclusions.
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List price: $119.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: CENGAGE Learning
Publication date: 10/8/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 544
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.848
Language: English

PETER IVERSON is Regents' Professor of History (Emeritus) at Arizona State University. He received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Iverson has written many books in modern American Indian history, including The Navajo Nation (1981), Carlos Montezuma (1982), When Indians Became Cowboys (1994), "We Are Still Here" (1999), Dine: A History of the Navajos (2002), and, with former Navajo Nation president, Peterson Zah, We Will Secure Our Future (2012). His work has been supported by fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment For the Humanities. At Arizona State University Iverson directed or co-directed 51 Ph.D. students to completion of their programs. He served as president of the Western History Association in 2004-2005.Thomas G. Paterson, professor emeritus of history at the University of Connecticut, graduated from the University of New Hampshire (B.A., 1963) and the University of California, Berkeley (Ph.D., 1968). He is the author of Soviet-American Confrontation (1973), Meeting the Communist Threat (1988), On Every Front (1992), Contesting Castro (1994), America Ascendant (with J. Garry Clifford, 1995), and A People and a Nation (with Mary Beth Norton et al., 2001). Tom is also the editor of Cold War Critics (1971), Kennedy's Quest for Victory (1989), Imperial Surge (with Stephen G. Rabe, 1992), The Origins of the Cold War (with Robert McMahon, 1999), Explaining the History of American Foreign Relations (with Michael J. Hogan, 2004), and Major Problems in American Foreign Relations (with Dennis Merrill, 2010). With Bruce Jentleson, he served as senior editor for the Encyclopedia of American Foreign Relations (1997). A microfilm edition of The United States and Castro's Cuba, 1950s-1970s: The Paterson Collection appeared in 1999. He has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of American History and Diplomatic History. A recipient of a Guggenheim fellowship, he has directed National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminars for College Teachers. In 2000 the New England History Teachers Association recognized his excellence in teaching and mentoring with the Kidger Award. Besides visits to many American campuses, Tom has lectured in Canada, China, Colombia, Cuba, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Russia, and Venezuela. He is a past president of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, which in 2008 honored him with the Laura and Norman Graebner Award for "lifetime achievement" in scholarship, service, and teaching. A native of Oregon, Tom is now informally associated with Southern Oregon University.

Framing Asian American History
Essays
Neglect and Distortion of Asian Americans by American Historians
The Centrality of Racism in Asian American History
Rethinking the Centrality of Racism in Asian American History
Capitalist Restructuring and the New Asian Immigration
What Does It Mean to Be Asian American?
Colonization, Pacific Markets, and Asian Labor Migration to the United States Before the Civil War
Documents
Chinese Emperor Decries Market Expansion in South China, 1727
An American Trader Recommends a Route from California to China, 1850
Writer Ralph Waldo Emerson Excoriates Chinese Civilization, 1824
Hawaiians Petition the Privy Council to Halt Foreign Influence in the Islands, and the Council Replies, 1845
A Foreigner Speculates on Hawaiian Land Acquisition, 1849
American Commodore M.C. Perry Opens Up the Japanese Market, 1856
New York TimesHeralds New Trade with China and Japan, 1858
Researcher Traces Early Nineteenth-Century Origins of Filipino American Family, 1988
Essays
Origins of Chinese Emigration to California
Native and Asian Labor in the Colonization of Hawai'i
The Work of National Expansion in the American West, 18481908
Documents Writer
Observes Chinese Miners in California, 1857
Chinese Laborers Report on a Race Riot at Rock Springs, Wyoming Territory, 1885
Journalist Helen Grey Exposes the Activities of a Chinese Brothel Owner, 1899
Chinese Merchant Lee Wong Hing's Store in Holyoke, Massachusetts, 1904
Leading Japanese Intellectual Encourages Westernization, 1875
Japanese NewspaperJiji ShimpoViews Emigration as a Sign of Japan's Military Power, 1896
Japanese Government Criteria for Emigrants to Hawai'i, 1885
Japanese Official Condemns Brutal Working Conditions on Hawaiian Plantations, 1885
Essays
Shifting Chinese Immigrant Employment
Japanese Expansion in California
Confronting Immigration Exclusion, 1860s1920s
Documents
Editor Henry George Supports Chinese Exclusion on Economic and Racial Grounds, 1869
"The Tables Turned: You Sabe Him? Kealney [Kearney] Must Go!," 1877/1878
Senator George Hoar Declares Chinese Exclusion Un-American, 1882
Chinese Exclusion Act Suspends Immigration to the United States for Ten Years, 1882
New York Chinese Merchants Oppose Renewal of Chinese Exclusion Act, 1892
Wong Kim Ark, 1904
Asiatic Exclusion League Argues for Excluding Japanese and Korean Immigration, 1908
Spokane Labor Union Derides Anti-Japanese Prejudice, 1909
Tokyo Government Protests Exclusion of Japanese Immigrants, 1924
Ray E. Chase and S.G. Pandit Critique Supreme Court Ruling Excluding East Indians from Citizenship, 1926
Essays
The Significance of Chinese Exclusion K. Scott Wong
Chinese Responses to Exclusion Mae M. Ngai
The Immigration Act of 1924
Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism in the Early Twentieth Century
Documents
Senator Albert Beveridge Champions Philippine Colonization, 1900
Theodore Roosevelt Justifies Philippine Colonization on the Basis of America's History of Westward Expansion, 1900
Filipino Soldiers Pray Before Surrendering to Americans, 1900
American Troops Fight in the Philippines, 1910
Filipinos Demand Independence, 1908
Indian Nationalists and American Journalist Disagree Over the Route to India's Independence, 1923
Indian Immigrant Mohan Singh Recounts His Education in the United States, circa 1924
Korean Congress Declares Inde
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