JAEH Archive / Vol. 34, No. 2, Winter 2015

Journal of American Ethnic History

Vol. 34, No. 2, Winter 2015

Special issueAsian Americans in Suburbia

Table of Contents


Asian American Suburban History

By: Becky M. Nicolaides

Malls of Meaning: Building Asian America in Silicon Valley Suburbia

By: Willow Lung-Amam

"To Cultivate Our Children to Be of East and West": Contesting Ethnic Heritage Language in Suburban Chinese Schools

By: Jennifer Y. Fang

"A Landmark for Sun Valley": Wat Thai of Los Angeles and Thai American Suburban Culture in 1980s San Fernando Valley

By: Tanachai Mark Padoongpatt


Soft Soil, Black Grapes: The Birth of Italian Winemaking in California by Simone Cinotto

By: April Merleaux

The Constructed Mennonite: History, Memory, and the Second World War by Hans Werner

By: Tobin Miller Shearer

Pious Pursuits: German Moravians in the Atlantic World by Michele Gillespie and Robert Beachy

By: Marie Basile McDaniel

Ethnic Humor in Multiethnic America by David Gillota

By: Jarrod Tanny

Two Captains from Carolina: Moses Grandy, John Newland Maffitt, and the Coming of the Civil War by Bland Simpson

By: David Miller

Savage Perils: Racial Frontiers and Nuclear Apocalypse in American Culture by Patrick B. Sharp

By: Adam Golub

The Opinions of Mankind: Racial Issues, Press, and Propaganda in the Cold War by Richard Lentz and Karla K. Gower

By: Susie Woo

Blowout! Sal Castro & the Chicano Struggle for Educational Justice by Mario T. García and Sal Castro

By: Aaron Cavin

From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front by Elizabeth R. Escobedo

By: Grace Peña Delgado

Black Flag Boricuas: Anarchism, Antiauthoritarianism, and the Left in Puerto Rico, 1897–1921 by Kirwin R. Shaffer

By: Andrés Matías-Ortiz