Award-Winning Books: Asian American Studies

818 reg

Chinatown

The Socioeconomic Potential of an Urban Enclave

Min Zhou

316 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-337-9 $34.95 Feb 95
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0417-6 $34.95 Feb 95

Honorable Mention, 1993 Robert E. Park Award, American Sociological Association

1332 reg

Claiming America

Constructing Chinese American Identities during the Exclusion Era

Edited by K. Scott Wong and Sucheng Chan

226 pages
6 x 9
4 tables

PB: 978-1-56639-576-2 $31.95 Jan 98
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0770-2 $31.95

Book Award from the Association for Asian American Studies, 2001

1335 reg

Cultural Compass

Ethnographic Explorations of Asian America

Edited by Martin F. Manalansan, IV

272 pages
7 x 10
1 table 5 figures

PB: 978-1-56639-773-5 $33.95 Jun 00
HC: 978-1-56639-772-8 $88.50 Jun 00

Cultural Studies Book Award, given by the Association for Asian American Studies, 2000

997 reg

The First Suburban Chinatown

The Remaking of Monterey Park, California

Timothy P. Fong

240 pages
6 x 9
14 tables, 2 figs., 8 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-262-4 $35.95 Jul 94
HC: 978-1-56639-123-8 $85.50 Jan 94
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0463-3 $35.95

Donald H. Pflueger Local History Award, Historical Society of Southern California, 1999
Outstanding Book Award in the Social Sciences, Association for Asian American Studies, 1995

1906 reg

Hapa Girl

A Memoir

May-lee Chai

232 pages
5.5 x 8.25
12 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-616-2 $26.95 Oct 08
HC: 978-1-59213-615-5 $66.50 Mar 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-617-9 $26.95 Mar 07

Named one of the Notable Books in the Kiriyama Prize, 2008
Honorable Mention at the Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Awards, 2007

1906 reg

Hapa Girl

A Memoir

May-lee Chai

232 pages

12 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-616-2 $26.95 Oct 08
HC: 978-1-59213-615-5 $66.50 Mar 07
Ebook: 978-1-59213-617-9 $26.95 Mar 07

Named one of the Notable Books in the Kiriyama Prize, 2008
Honorable Mention at the Gustavus Myers Outstanding Book Awards, 2007

1793 reg

Literary Gestures

The Aesthetic in Asian American Writing

Edited by Rocío G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee

248 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-365-9 $32.95 Nov 05
HC: 978-1-59213-364-2 $81.50
Ebook: 978-1-59213-366-6 $32.95

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2006

1265 reg

Performing Asian America

Race and Ethnicity on the Contemporary Stage

Josephine Lee

256 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-637-0 $30.95
HC: 978-1-56639-502-1 $34.95
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0670-5 $30.95

Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Asian American Studies Conference, 2016

889 reg

The Politics of Diversity

Immigration, Resistance, and Change in Monterey Park, California

John Horton

296 pages
6 x 9
13 tables, 19 halftones, 3 maps

PB: 978-1-56639-328-7 $30.95 Jul 95
HC: 978-1-56639-327-0 $69.95 Jul 95
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0642-2 $32.95

Robert E. Park Award, Community and Urban Section of the American Sociological Association, 1996

1390 reg

Q & A

Queer in Asian America

edited by David L. Eng and Alice Y. Hom

445 pages
7 x 10


PB: 978-1-56639-640-0 $45.95 Aug 98
HC: 978-1-56639-639-4 $85.50 Aug 98

Book Award from The Association for Asian American Studies, 2001
Honorable Mention for Outstanding Books Awards, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 1999
Lambda Literary Award for Best Book in Lesbian and Gay Anthologies/Non-Fiction, 1998