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Positively No Filipinos Allowed: Building Communities and Discourse
From the perspectives of ethnic studies, history, literary criticism, and legal studies, the original essays in this volume examine the ways in which the colonial history of the Philippines has shaped Filipino American identity, culture, and community formation. The contributors address the dearth of scholarship in the field as well as show how an understanding of this com ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published January 28th 2006 by Temple University Press
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Wow! What a seminal collection of essays from emerging scholars! If this book is any indication, some amazing tracts on Filipino American studies will soon be published. This book demonstrates the exciting directions that scholars currently are pursuing in studies of U.S. imperialism and Filipino Studies. There were several excellent interviews I really including with Oscar V. Campomanes. The articles really run the gamut from applications of critical race theory to imperialism to discussions of ...more