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The Filipino American experience in Hawai"i

The Filipino American experience in Hawai"i

in commemoration of the 85th anniversary of Filipino immigration to Hawaii

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Dept. of Sociology, University of Hawaii at Manoa in Manoa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Filipino Americans -- Hawaii -- History.,
  • Filipino Americans -- Hawaii -- Bibliography.,
  • Hawaii -- Race relations.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonathan Y. Okamura, Amefil R. Agbayani, Melinda Tria Kerkvliet, guest editors.
    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesSocial process in Hawaii -- v. 33
    ContributionsOkamura, Jonathan Y., Agbayani, Amefil, 1943-, Kerkvliet, Melinda Tria.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 232 p. ;
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22926089M


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