ETH 125 Day 2 Week 8 - institutional discrimination which...

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ETH 125 Day 2 Week 8 Although the Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have experienced discrimination, violence and prejudice they seem to have succeeded economically, socially, and educationally (Shaeffer, 2006). They have been viewed as successful overachievers and have experienced harassment and discomfort on school campus. They confront many identity issues and have to do a cultural balancing act. Another misconception is their high income; typically they are known as the middlemen. Asian Americans also deal with
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Unformatted text preview: institutional discrimination which subjects them to stipulating laws that makes it difficult for the large families to live together (Shaeffer, 2006). One would believe these misconceptions unless they were learning about these groups. I had no idea there was such a struggle between these groups until reading this chapter. I was amazed at how many groups fall under the Asian Americans....
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