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The transnational history of a Chinese family [electronic resource] : immigrant letters, family business, and reverse migration / Haiming Liu.

By: Liu, Haiming, 1953-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2005Description: 1 online resource (257 p. [8] leaves of plates) : ill.ISBN: 0813537630 (electronic bk.); 9780813537634 (electronic bk.); 9780813535968 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0813535964 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780813535975 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0813535972 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Chang family | Chinese Americans -- California -- Biography | California -- Emigration and immigration -- History | China -- Emigration and immigration -- History | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Emigration & Immigration | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Social Scientists & Psychologists | Chinese Americans -- California | Electronic books | California -- Emigration and immigration | China -- Emigration and immigrationGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Transnational history of a Chinese family.DDC classification: 304.8/73051/0922 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Origins of the Chang family -- Yitang as a merchant immigrant -- Herbal medicine as a transplanted culture -- Between troubled home and racist America -- Asparagus farming as family business -- Education as a family agenda -- China as a cultural home.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-247) and index.

Origins of the Chang family -- Yitang as a merchant immigrant -- Herbal medicine as a transplanted culture -- Between troubled home and racist America -- Asparagus farming as family business -- Education as a family agenda -- China as a cultural home.

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The transnational history of a Chinese family by Liu, Haiming, ©2005
The transnational history of a Chinese family by Liu, Haiming, ©2005
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