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 booklet appears to be like at a number Asian Americans—affluent and negative, third-generation natives and up to date immigrants, political exiles and up to date migrants, those that immigrated early in existence and people who immigrated overdue in life—and positive aspects interview excerpts that convey those matters to lifestyles.

The publication exhibits how the lifestyles classes of people, together with discrimination they might have confronted in prior 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 expert, rather 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, equivalent to loss of enough aid companies, but in addition neighborhood and transnational options. As the Leaves flip Gold is a crucial exam of getting older, immigration, and social inequality.

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