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As the Leaves Turn Gold: Asian Americans and Experiences of by Bandana Purkayastha,Miho Iwata,Shweta Majumdar Adur,Ranita

By Bandana Purkayastha,Miho Iwata,Shweta Majumdar Adur,Ranita Ray,Trisha Tiamzon

As the Leaves flip Gold examines the demanding situations and possibilities round getting older for Asian American men and women within the usa. The ebook appears at a number Asian Americans—affluent and negative, third-generation natives and up to date immigrants, political exiles and up to date migrants, those who immigrated early in lifestyles and people who immigrated overdue in life—and gains interview excerpts that convey those concerns to lifestyles.

The ebook exhibits how the existence classes of people, together with discrimination they could have confronted in previous years, can form their golden years. As they get older, Asian americans proceed to fight to slot into American society—this is right even of these who're hugely trained, really prosperous, and feature lived and labored with non-Asian american citizens for many in their lives. As the Leaves flip Gold discusses not just the demanding situations older Asian americans face, comparable to loss of enough help companies, but additionally neighborhood and transnational recommendations. As the Leaves flip Gold is a crucial exam of getting older, immigration, and social inequality.

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