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Filipino American Lives

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. ix-xi
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. p. xiii
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  1. Introduction: Filipino Settlements in the United States
  2. pp. 1-36
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  1. Chapter 1: "We Have to Show the Americans that We Can Be as Good as Anybody"
  2. pp. 37-51
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  1. Chapter 2: "I Was Used to the American Way of Life"
  2. pp. 53-63
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  1. Chapter 3: "Sometimes, I Am Not Sure What It Means to Be an American"
  2. pp. 65-79
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  1. Chapter 4: "My Dream Is to Be Able to Give Something Back to My Country and My People"
  2. pp. 81-91
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  1. Chapter 5: "My Experience Is Atypical"
  2. pp. 93-103
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  1. Chapter 6: "I Sacrificed My Five-Year College Education to Become aSteward"
  2. pp. 105-115
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  1. Chapter 7: "I Only Finished First Grade"
  2. pp. 117-126
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  1. Chapter 8: "International Medical Graduates Are Tested Every Stepof the Way"
  2. pp. 127-142
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  1. Chapter 9: "PASACAT Became My Whole Life"
  2. pp. 143-155
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  1. Chapter 10: "I Knew that I Wanted to Be a Naval Officer"
  2. pp. 157-168
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  1. Chapter 11: "I Offended Many Filipinos Because I Was an FOB"
  2. pp. 169-180
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  1. Chapter 12: " I Could Not Cope with Life"
  2. pp. 181-191
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  1. Chapter 13: "Everybody Seemed to Be Either White or Black, a Full Race"
  2. pp. 193-203
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 205-216
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