skip to content
Buddha is hiding : refugees, citizenship, the new America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Buddha is hiding : refugees, citizenship, the new America

Author: Aihwa Ong
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2003.
Series: California series in public anthropology, 5.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This work tells the story of Cambodians whose route takes them from refugee camps to California's inner-city and high-tech enclaves. We see these refugees becoming new citizen-subjects through a dual process of being made and self-making, balancing religious salvation and entrepreneurial values.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ong, Aihwa.
Buddha is hiding.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2003001857
(OCoLC)51581480
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Aihwa Ong
ISBN: 9780520937161 0520937163 1417522798 9781417522798
OCLC Number: 55848036
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 333 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Illustrations; acknowledgments; prologue; Introduction: Government and Citizenship; part I: In Pol Pot Time; part II: Governing through Freedom; part III: Church and Marketplace; part IV: Reconfigurations of Citizenship; Afterword: Assemblages of Human Needs; notes; index.
Series Title: California series in public anthropology, 5.
Responsibility: Aihwa Ong.
More information:

Abstract:

Fleeing the murderous Pol Pot regime, Cambodian refugees arrive in America as at once the victims and the heroes of America's misadventures in Southeast Asia; and their encounters with American  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A fascinating look at an often overlooked group of Asian Americans, Buddha Is Hiding takes the reader on an ethnographic journey with Cambodian refugees as they negotiate American citizenship in an Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55848036> # Buddha is hiding : refugees, citizenship, the new America
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "55848036" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Place/berkeley> ; # Berkeley
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0438-1/{533E4432-9D7A-45D8-870D-4C0552881637}Img100.jpg'" ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.89593079466/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/refugees_civil_rights_california_oakland> ; # Refugees--Civil rights--California--Oakland
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_discrimination_&_race_relations> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/844657> ; # Cambodian Americans--Ethnic identity
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_emigration_&_immigration> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Emigration & Immigration
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/citizenship_social_aspects_united_states> ; # Citizenship--Social aspects--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/cambodian_americans_civil_rights_california_oakland> ; # Cambodian Americans--Civil rights--California--Oakland
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206605> ; # California--Oakland.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/refugees_california_oakland_social_conditions> ; # Refugees--California--Oakland--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Place/oakland_calif> ; # Oakland (Calif.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_minority_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092801> ; # Refugees--Civil rights
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/844661> ; # Cambodian Americans--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/861929> ; # Citizenship--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> ; # Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/cambodian_americans_california_oakland_ethnic_identity> ; # Cambodian Americans--California--Oakland--Ethnic identity
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/cambodian_americans_california_oakland_social_conditions> ; # Cambodian Americans--California--Oakland--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092844> ; # Refugees--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916005> ; # Ethnic relations
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2003" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/79150196> ; # Aihwa Ong
    schema:datePublished "2003" ;
    schema:description "This work tells the story of Cambodians whose route takes them from refugee camps to California's inner-city and high-tech enclaves. We see these refugees becoming new citizen-subjects through a dual process of being made and self-making, balancing religious salvation and entrepreneurial values."@en ;
    schema:description "Illustrations; acknowledgments; prologue; Introduction: Government and Citizenship; part I: In Pol Pot Time; part II: Governing through Freedom; part III: Church and Marketplace; part IV: Reconfigurations of Citizenship; Afterword: Assemblages of Human Needs; notes; index."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793921022> ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Case studies"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Series/california_series_in_public_anthropology> ; # California series in public anthropology ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51581480> ;
    schema:name "Buddha is hiding : refugees, citizenship, the new America"@en ;
    schema:productID "55848036" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55848036#PublicationEvent/berkeley_university_of_california_press_2003> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Agent/university_of_california_press> ; # University of California Press
    schema:url <http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0438-1/533/E44/32/BuddhaisHiding9780520937161.epub> ;
    schema:url <https://hdl.handle.net/2027/fulcrum.qr46r147c> ;
    schema:url <http://www.library.yorku.ca/e/resolver/id/2384802> ;
    schema:url <https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=108518> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10058584> ;
    schema:url <https://doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520229983.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/51581480.html> ;
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pnhvh> ;
    schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0438-1/{533E4432-9D7A-45D8-870D-4C0552881637}Img100.jpg" ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=224779> ;
    schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=533E4432-9D7A-45D8-870D-4C0552881637&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
    schema:url <http://VH7QX3XE2P.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=VH7QX3XE2P&S=JCs&C=TC0000115379&T=marc&tab=BOOKS> ;
    schema:url <http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.33859> ;
    schema:url <http://qut.eblib.com.au/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=224779> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy041/2003001857.html> ;
    schema:url <http://www.library.yorku.ca/e/resolver/id/2384801> ;
    schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=533E4432-9D7A-45D8-870D-4C0552881637> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=224779> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520937161> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781417522798> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/55848036> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Agent/university_of_california_press> # University of California Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of California Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Place/oakland_calif> # Oakland (Calif.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Oakland (Calif.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Series/california_series_in_public_anthropology> # California series in public anthropology ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55848036> ; # Buddha is hiding : refugees, citizenship, the new America
    schema:name "California series in public anthropology ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/cambodian_americans_california_oakland_ethnic_identity> # Cambodian Americans--California--Oakland--Ethnic identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh91000354> ;
    schema:name "Cambodian Americans--California--Oakland--Ethnic identity"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/cambodian_americans_california_oakland_social_conditions> # Cambodian Americans--California--Oakland--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh91000354> ;
    schema:name "Cambodian Americans--California--Oakland--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/cambodian_americans_civil_rights_california_oakland> # Cambodian Americans--Civil rights--California--Oakland
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh91000354> ;
    schema:name "Cambodian Americans--Civil rights--California--Oakland"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/citizenship_social_aspects_united_states> # Citizenship--Social aspects--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026205> ;
    schema:name "Citizenship--Social aspects--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/refugees_california_oakland_social_conditions> # Refugees--California--Oakland--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112299> ;
    schema:name "Refugees--California--Oakland--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/refugees_civil_rights_california_oakland> # Refugees--Civil rights--California--Oakland
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112299> ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Civil rights--California--Oakland"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_discrimination_&_race_relations> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_emigration_&_immigration> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Emigration & Immigration
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Emigration & Immigration"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793921022#Topic/social_science_minority_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092801> # Refugees--Civil rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Civil rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092844> # Refugees--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206605> # California--Oakland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "California--Oakland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919811> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/844657> # Cambodian Americans--Ethnic identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cambodian Americans--Ethnic identity"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/844661> # Cambodian Americans--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cambodian Americans--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/861929> # Citizenship--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Citizenship--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916005> # Ethnic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ethnic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/79150196> # Aihwa Ong
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ong" ;
    schema:givenName "Aihwa" ;
    schema:name "Aihwa Ong" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520937161>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0520937163" ;
    schema:isbn "9780520937161" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781417522798>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1417522798" ;
    schema:isbn "9781417522798" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/51581480>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Buddha is hiding." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/55848036> ; # Buddha is hiding : refugees, citizenship, the new America
    .

<https://doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520229983.001.0001>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to e-book" ;
    rdfs:comment "Click for access to e-book" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.