Asian American Studies

Chinamen

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What motivates your commitment to Asian American Studies and/or community advocacy, and how has this work made a difference in your life? By the Middle Ages the bears' habitats were limited to more or less inaccessible mountains with sufficient forest cover. Time trends of breast cancer rates in the U. It is the result primarily of cultural effects. Sun Belt suburbs like Plano, Allen, Frisco and McKinney, she said, have replaced traditional immigrant gateways such as New York and Los Angeles, in part, because newer generations of immigrants have grown more comfortable with America’s heartland.
Positively No Filipinos Allowed: Building Communities and

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Cultural beliefs and values regarding these pivotal risk factors determining how an individual within a specific culture will approach aging. His dissertation project is a transdisciplinary study of gay conservative activism and thought in the U. Fox Song by Joseph Bruchac, illustrated by Paul Morin In this story, young Jamie learns that death is a natural part of life when she realizes that her grandmother, even in death, is still near her. Almost everything Whites are made to feel guilty for is absolute BS, perpetuated by the media.
Asian Americans: A Statistical Sourcebook & Guide to

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Truly significant growth or decline is a variable statistic. Texas cut maternity coverage for some patients on Medicaid, but experts caution against linking such cuts to the rise in infant mortality. The clinician should obtain information on the family's past background, including culture of origin for both maternal and paternal lines of the client's family and delineation of ethnic heritage. Farm families, who depend on nonfarm employment for most of their income, are also developing patterns of interaction different from those of previous generations.
Suburban Sahibs

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In his 1966 book The Creative Elite in America, Weyl used last name analysis to document a similarly remarkable collapse in achievement among America’s Puritan-descended population, which had once provided a hugely disproportionate fraction of our intellectual leadership, but for various reasons went into rapid decline from about 1900 onward. Offered as AAST 3365 and HIST 3365; credit will be granted in only one department. Type 2 diabetes has been associated with reduced physical activity and seems to affect the risk of type 2 diabetes independent of diet.
Silver Like Dust: One Family's Story of America's Japanese

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Nutrition and lifestyle: opportunities for cancer prevention. Given the strong showing of work on gender issues in cinema in recent years, we hope to continue this tradition, but also to diversify into new and unconventional areas, especially with the addition of roundtable sessions on a variety of popular topics. At the time of the abortive Virginia colony at Roanoke in the 1580s the nearby Amerindians “began to die quickly. In 1946, legislation gave Asian Indians the right to become American citizens and bring relatives to the U.
Asiatown Cleveland:: From Tong Wars to Dim Sum (American

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These people and their beliefs are the cause of controversy behind many of our most promising solutions. DESA said life expectancy worldwide from 2005 to 2010 was 69 years, but that number will climb to an average of 76 years by 2050 and 82 years by 2100. "By the end of the century, people in developed countries could live on average around 89 years, compared to about 81 years in developing regions," the report said. Effects of a combination of beta carotene and vitamin A on lung cancer and cardiovascular disease.
At America's Gates: Chinese Immigration during the Exclusion

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In homogeneous communities, teachers can play a vital role in opening student’s eyes to the rich diversity of the world outside. She also cautions students to avoid any subtlety in their essays, lest their words be misunderstood by their readers in the admissions office, whose degrees are more likely to have been in education than in any serious academic discipline. 102 It seems quite possible that poorly-paid liberal arts or ethnic-studies majors, probably with few quantitative skills and a vaguely “progressive” ideological focus, could implement highly unfair admissions decisions without even realizing their actions.
The African Repository: V. 54-56 1878-1880

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Others are oriented south-north ( Scandinavian Mountains, Dinarides, Carpathians, Apennines ) and because the rain falls primarily on the side of mountains that is oriented towards the sea, forests grow well on this side, while on the other side, the conditions are much less favourable. However, Grace Yoo, an Asian American studies professor at San Francisco State University, contended that such figures need to be carefully interpreted. Health care disparities remain to be determined.
Asian Societies: An introduction

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Before I met my wife's sister family I thought they were like postal stamps or something and a person only got maybe a loaf of bread free. In late 1978, Malaysia started preventing Vietnamese boat people from landing, or if they landed were towed back out to sea. Carbohydrates and the incidence of caries in the deciduous dentition. We report on our handful of data related to that branch of Karaites at our Karaites page. Acculturation stressors, as measured by high cortisol levels, may be risk factors for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, and cancer. (Peeke & Chrousos, 1995; Schneiderman, Antoni, Saab & Ironson, 2001).
Viewing the Islamic Orient: British Travel Writers of the

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Topics could include: defining the “geek,” the geek versus the nerd, female geeks or nerds, depictions of geeks, depictions of nerds, tropes surrounding nerds/geeks, Hollywood’s pseudo-nerd creations, the “babe” in nerd/geek television series or films, differences between the two terms and their depictions in television or film, the power of the nerd, the social acceptance of the term “geek,” and much more. Our faculty and students have the opportunity to work with significant resources in American art and literature with the Colby College Museum of Art and Colby Library Special Collections and benefit from interdisciplinary collaborations within the Center for the Arts and Humanities.