Sexual naturalization : Asian Americans and miscegenation / Susan Koshy

Author(s): Koshy, Susan
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Subjects: American fiction--History and criticism
Miscegenation in literature
American fiction--Asian American authors--History and criticism
Politics and literature--United States
Asian Americans in literature
Sex and law--United States
Race relations in literature
Imperialism in literature
Asians in literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004
Series: Asian America
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: x, 208 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Mimic modernity : "Madame Butterfly" and the erotics of informal empire 29
2. Eugenic romances of American nationhood 50
3. Unincorporated territories of desire : hypercorporeality and miscegenation in Carlos Bulosan's writings 91
4. Sex acts as assimilation acts : female power and passing in Bharati Mukherjee's Wife and Jasmine 132
Notes: LCCN: 2004018764
ISBN: 0804747288 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0804747296 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-202) and index
OCLC Number: 56319785
ISBN/ISSN: 0804747288
0804747296