Published December 4, 2005
by Information Age Publishing .
Written in English
|Contributions||Clara, C Park (Editor), Endo Russell (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||256|
A deeply personal yet wholly relatable friendship story that's at turns joyful, heart-wrenching, and full of hope. Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier, Shannon Hale, and Vera Brosgol/5. The contributions to The Asian American Educational experience examine the most significant issues and concerns in the education of Asian Americans. Contributors, all leading experts in their fields, provide theoretical discussions, practical insights and recommendations, historical perspectives and an analytical context for the many issues crucial to the education of this diverse population Author: Don T. Nakanishi. Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, Resources for the titles recognized by this award since its inception in -- portraying Asian/Pacific Americans and their heritage. Sponsored by Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA). Books shelved as asia-pacific: On China by Henry Kissinger, The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien, The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen, The Piano Teach.
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