Revisiting Asiacentricity: Toward Thinking Dialectically about Asian American Identities and Negotiation

  title={Revisiting Asiacentricity: Toward Thinking Dialectically about Asian American Identities and Negotiation},
  author={Shinsuke Eguchi},
  journal={Howard Journal of Communications},
  pages={115 - 95}
  • Shinsuke Eguchi
  • Published 1 January 2013
  • Sociology
  • Howard Journal of Communications
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