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By Jennifer Ho

This interdisciplinary learn examines the subject of intake in Asian American literature, connection representations of cooking and consuming with ethnic id formation. utilizing 4 discrete modes of identification--historic satisfaction, consumerism, mourning, and fusion--Jennifer Ho examines how Asian American children problem and revise their cultural legacies and test with replacement ethnic affiliations via their relationships to food.

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