Chan, Sucheng. Asian Americans: An Interpretive History. Boston: Twayne, 1991. Survey of key common dimensions of Asian immigrant experience in America from the 1850’s to 1990. Good, college-level overview of the topic. Photos, maps, chronology, and bibliography. Kim, Hyung-chan. A Legal History of Asian Americans, 1790-1990.
NEW YORK, May 15, 2018 — Asia Society and the Asian American Bar Association of New York present firsthand accounts of immigrant journeys to the United States followed by an expert panel discussion about the immigration debate today. Storytellers included Antonio Xu Liu, Xiaodeng Chen, Stephanie.
Inside the Asian Immigrant Experience. Dealing with Ongoing Discomfort as a Perpetual Outsider. Tazuko Shibusawa. I'm sitting with my husband watching a PBS program on the Jewish American experience. It starts with the first Jews to immigrate to the United States, in the mid-1600s, and those who fought in the Revolutionary War. It's a history.
Asian immigration to the United States refers to immigration to the United States from part of the continent of Asia, which including East Asia, Southeast Asia, and South Asia.Asian-origin populations have historically been in the territory that would become the United States since the 16th century. A first major wave of Asian immigration occurred in the late 19th century, primarily in Hawaii.