‘Politics Without the Politics’: The Evolving Political Cultures of Ethnic Non-Profits in Koreatown, Los Angeles

  title={‘Politics Without the Politics’: The Evolving Political Cultures of Ethnic Non-Profits in Koreatown, Los Angeles},
  author={Angie Y. Chung},
  journal={Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies},
  pages={911 - 929}
  • Angie Y. Chung
  • Published 1 September 2005
  • Political Science, Sociology
  • Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies
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