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JewAsian : race, religion, and identity for America's newest Jews

Author: Helen Kiyong Kim; Noah Samuel Leavitt
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: Studies of Jews in society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 2010 approximately 15 percent of all new marriages in the United States were between spouses of different racial, ethnic, or religious backgrounds, raising increasingly relevant questions regarding the multicultural identities of new spouses and their offspring. But while new census categories and a growing body of statistics provide data, they tell us little about the inner workings of day-to-day life for such
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Kim, Helen Kiyong.
JewAsian.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2016004603
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Kiyong Kim; Noah Samuel Leavitt
ISBN: 9780803285651 0803285655 0803288697 9780803288690
OCLC Number: 928607526
Description: xxi, 170 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introducing Jewish American and Asian American marriages --
2. Understanding the current racial and religious landscape in the United States --
3. Intermarriage : moving beyond the interfaith debate --
4. Jews and Asians? separate or the same? --
5. Love and marriage --
6. What about the kids? --
7. Looking forward? becoming JewAsian.
Series Title: Studies of Jews in society.
Responsibility: Helen Kiyong Kim and Noah Samuel Leavitt.

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