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Asian American

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Definition of the noun asian american

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  1. an American who is of Asian descent
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic word: American = a native or inhabitant of the United States


"Asian American" a.k.a. "Asian/American" is a book by David Palumbo-Liu.

  • also known as "Asian/American: historical crossings of a racial frontier"


Asian American: Asian Americans are Americans of Asian descent. The U.S. Census Bureau definition of Asians refers to a person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent. It includes people who indicated their race as "Asian" or reported entries such as "Chinese", "Filipino", "Indian", "Vietnamese", "Korean", "Japanese", and "Other Asian" or provided other detailed Asian responses. They comprise 4.8% of the U.S. population alone, while people who are Asian combined with at least one other race make up 5.

  • also known as 亞裔美國人

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Asian American

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Asian American Issues Today (2010)

by Edith Wen-Chu Chen

This approach includes conducting more tobacco control research and gathering disaggregated data for ethnic subgroups; increasing tobacco prevention efforts targeting Asian American youth and women; increasing efforts against the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Society (2008)

by Richard T. Schaefer

org Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Asian American Net Asian American ...

Google previewThe American Beauty Industry Encyclopedia (2010)

by Julie A. Willett

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1918)

A Library of Universal Knowledge

Indian- Asian American) 8 Eskimo (Asian-American) 3 Filipino (Australian-African) 6 Siberian- Asian American) 9 ...

Google previewThe Pacific Region: The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Regional Cultures (2004)

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Regional Cultures by Jan Goggans, Aaron DiFranco

First Nations, Asian American, Mexican American—.cu1tures have created musical forms that have evolved over many years. And despite the many homogenizing efforts of global music industries and programming playlists, even in ...

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Bilingual Language Development Among Asian American Children

Speaker: Gisela Jia In New York City, as well as nationwide, an increasingly significant number of children speak a language other than English at home. Sound ...

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It's difficult having to hustle for jobs. Not knowing when the next job is coming in. It's hard. There are not enough roles out there. I try not to get wrapped up in on being an Asian American actor or I'll get depressed. (John Cho)
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