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Author Lee, Stacey J., 1962-

Title Up against whiteness : race, school, and immigrant youth / Stacey J. Lee ; foreword by Lois Weis.

Publication Info. New York : Teachers College Press, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.235 L481U    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 153 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-142) and index.
Contents Becoming racialized Americans -- At University Heights High School: creating insiders and "others" -- "Traditional" and "Americanized" Hmong students -- Wimps, gangsters, victims, and teen moms: the gendered experiences of Hmong American youth -- Race and the "good" school.
Subject Hmong American teenagers -- Wisconsin -- Social conditions.
Asian American high school students -- Wisconsin -- Social conditions.
Immigrants -- Wisconsin -- Social conditions.
Hmong Americans -- Ethnic identity.
High schools -- Social aspects -- Wisconsin.
Racism -- Wisconsin.
Racism -- United States -- Case studies.
Wisconsin -- Ethnic relations.
Wisconsin -- Race relations.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Case studies.
United States -- Race relations -- Case studies.
ISBN 0807745758 cloth alkaline paper
080774574X paperback alkaline paper
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