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Chinatown : most time, hard time / Chalsa M. Loo.

Author/Creator:
Loo, Chalsa M.
Publication:
New York : Praeger, 1991.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 368 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Subjects:
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Social conditions.
Minorities -- California -- San Francisco -- Social conditions.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
Minorities -- Social conditions.
Social conditions.
California -- San Francisco.
California -- San Francisco -- Chinatown.
Contents:
Researching ethnic minority populations
Heartland of gold: a historical overview / Chalsa M. Loo and Connie Young Yu
The nature of community and desired residential mobility
Neighborhood satisfaction: development vs. preservation
Crowding: perceptions, attitudes, and consequences
Language acquisition, cultural shift, and the English-only movement / Chalsa M. Loo and Paul Ong
Pulse on Chinatown: health status and service use
"Too bloated with misery to eat a salted bean": mental health staus and attitudes
Slaying demons with a sewing needle: gender differences and women's status
"Fook, look, sow": quality of life / Chalsa M. Loo and Don Mar.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-359) and index.
Local notes:
Libra copy presented to the Penn Libraries by the Family of Dr. Yoonmee Chang.
Penn Provenance:
Chang, Yoonmee, 1970-2018 (former owner) (Libra copy)
Other format:
Online version: Loo, Chalsa M. Chinatown.
Online version: Loo, Chalsa M. Chinatown.
ISBN:
027593893X
9780275938932
OCLC:
24173702