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Author Isaac, Allan Punzalan.

Title American tropics [electronic resource] : articulating Filipino America / Allan Punzalan Isaac.

Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description xxx, 205 p.
Series Critical American studies series
Critical American studies series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-199) and index.
Contents American tropics -- Disappearing clauses : reconstituting America in the unincorporated territories -- Moral sentences : Boy Scouts and novel encounters with empire -- Imperial romance : framing manifest destiny in the Pacific -- Reconstituting American subjects : proximate masculinities -- Reconstituting American predicates : troping the American tour d'horizon.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Filipino Americans -- Race identity.
Racism in popular culture -- United States.
Imperialism -- History.
Filipino Americans -- Study and teaching.
Imperialism in literature.
American literature -- Filipino American authors -- History and criticism.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Relations -- Philippines.
Philippines -- Relations -- United States.
Electronic books.
ISBN 0816642737 (hc/j : alk. paper)
9780816642731 (hc/j : alk. paper)
0816642745 (pb : alk. paper)
9780816642748 (pb : alk. paper)