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Asian American Topics : Overview


This guide has information supporting research about Asian American topics for any class as well as those in Asian American Studies.

Asian American Studies is an interdisciplinary academic field devoted to the study of the history, culture, and politics of Asian Americans. The field includes scholars of Asian American literature, history, politics, religion, sociology, and many other disciplines within the humanities and social sciences.

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Sarah Chang before performing

Sarah Chang, Korean American former child prodigy and notable classical violinist who was a recipient of the Avery Fischer Prize.

By Silvio Bacchetta Morningfrost (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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Gary Locke official portrait

Gary Locke, former governor of Washington and first and Chinese American to be elected state governor.

By United States Department of Commerce [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons