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Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, 1848-82 (Asian American Experience)

by Najia Aarim

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Asian studies,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • China,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Social History,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • 19th century,
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Immigrants,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Social conditions,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9683525M
    ISBN 100252073517
    ISBN 109780252073519

    Chinese immigrants, African Americans, and racial anxiety in the United States, University of Illinois Press. p. ISBN Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, The parallel treatment of Chinese immigrants and African Americans in nineteenth-century America learn more.

      The United States is known as a nation of immigrants. But it is also a nation of xenophobia. In America for Americans, Erika Lee shows that an irrational fear, hatred, and hostility toward immigrants has been a defining feature of our nation from the colonial era to the Trump in Franklin ridiculed Germans for their "strange and foreign ways."Reviews:   The first large group of Chinese immigrants came to the United States in the middle s. At that time, some Chinese moved to the American west to build a railroad across the country.

      Now, roughly one-in-ten blacks (9%) living in the U.S. are foreign born, according to American Community Survey data, up from 3% in (Immigrants make up 10% of the black population in the March Current Population Survey.) 2 Much of the recent growth in the foreign-born black population has been fueled by African migration.   In my book, Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Race, Gender and Sexual Orientation (John Wiley & Sons, ), I summarize research conducted at Teachers College, Columbia University which.


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Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, (Asian American Experience) Paperback – Febru by Najia Aarim-Heriot (Author)Cited by:   African Americans Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, AUTHOR: NAJIA AARIM-HERIOT UNIVERSITY 1848-82 book ILLINOIS PRESS, CHAMPAIGN   Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States By Najia Aarim-Heriot (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, xiv.

Get this from a library. Chinese immigrants, African Americans, and racial anxiety in the United States, [Najia Aarim-Heriot]. Summary: "This book explores the striking similarities in the ways the Chinese and African American populations in the United States were disenfranchised during the mids.

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Request PDF | Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States (review) | Journal of Social History () Sections of this ambitious book are Author: David Roediger.

Article excerpt CHINESE IMMIGRANTS, AFRICAN AMERICANS, AND RACIAL ANXIETY IN THE UNITED STATES, By Najia Aarim-Heriot (University of Illinois Press, Champaign,pp., cloth, $).

What factors led to the passage of the Chinese Exclusion Act. This book highlights striking similarities in the ways the Chinese and African American populations were disenfranchised during the mids, including nearly identical negative stereotypes, shrill rhetoric, and crippling exclusionary ng Chinese American history from the vacuum in which it has been traditionally studied, this book stands as a holistic examination of the causes and effects of American Sinophobia and the racialization of national immigration.

Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, (Paperback)Price Range: $ - $   Focused on the nineteenth-century anti-Chinese movement up to the passage of the Chinese Exclusion Act, Najia Aarim-Heriot's Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, Pacific Historical Review ­ 82 represents another important addition to that scholarship.

Their monthly salary rose to dollars a month. With the Chinese Exclusionary act, many of the Chinese immigrants that settled in California were sent to Hawaii to work in the plantations.

During that time, the Chinese population multiplied by a large margin, increasing from immigrants to 18, immigrants in A challenge to traditional approaches to Chinese American history, Chinese immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, –82 offers a holistic examination of American Sinophobia and the racialization of national immigration policies.

Chinese immigrants, African Americans, and racial anxiety in the United States, / Najia Aarim-Heriot. Format Book Edition Pbk. Published Urbana: University of Illinois Press, Description xiv, p.: ill. ; 23 cm. Series The Asian American experience Notes First published:   Najia Aarim-Heriot takes such older understandings to task, exploring instead the links between racism toward African Americans and the Chinese, and noting similarities between Asian and European immigration.

Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, –, has many purposes. Chinese Americans, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, American Federation.

How to deal with Chinese immigrants was an explosive issue in America in the latter half of the nineteenth century. Most people advocated exclusion, while many were active abusers of Chinese on a daily basis. African Americans were not immune to this controversy.

Their work includes Najia Aarim-Heriot, Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States, (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, ) and Arnoldo De Leon, Racial Frontiers: Africans, Chinese, and Mexicans in Western America, (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, ).

Resources. Anti-Chinese sentiment has existed in the United States since the midth century, shortly after Chinese immigrants first arrived in the United States. It was manifested in the s, when the Chinese were employed in the building of the First Transcontinental Railroad, culminating in the federal Chinese Exclusion Act ofwhich banned further Chinese immigration as well as naturalization.

Similar Items. At America's gates Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, / by: Lee, Erika. Published: () Chinese immigrants, African Americans, and racial anxiety in the United States, / by: Aarim-Heriot, Najia.

Published: ().Similar Items. At America's gates: Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, / by: Lee, Erika. Published: () Chinese immigrants, African Americans, and racial anxiety in the United States, / by: Aarim-Heriot, Najia. Published: ().Review of Chinese Immigrants, African Americans, and Racial Anxiety in the United States,by Najia Aarim-Heriot, inChoice41, (October ).

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