Contemporary Asian American Communities: Intersections And by Linda Trinh Vo, Rick Bonus

By Linda Trinh Vo, Rick Bonus

Asian the US has gone through profound alterations because of post-1965 immigration and the expansion and reshaping of confirmed groups. This number of essays demonstrates that traditional notions of neighborhood aren't adequate to give an explanation for the dynamic approaches of latest group formation.

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Most important, the experience of Sunset Park proposes that the formation of new immigrant settlements as multiethnic, transnational immigrant neighborhoods is integral to advanced urban economies and embodies new arrangements in social, cultural, and economic life that require alternative models and strategies for community studies and community building. Rather than illustrating a stage in a historic process of ethnic succession, the transformation of Sunset Park tells a story about the socioeconomic and spatial geography of urban inequality.

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