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Unformatted text preview: Narrative formed in response to dual front stereotype of hypersexuality -> MM femininity. (Philipino culture is chaste) Began pitting Asian vs American, so no longer an Asian American as if Americans are homogeneous so that Asians and Americans are disjoint groups Also problematic that the enforcement of chastity is a sign of moral superiority Similar in humble tone , not threatening Nuclear cohesive family structure Pg416 questions double standard in ethnic judgement when gender is applied (or why women are always to be blamed), but never challenges it? MMF reaffirms the virgin-whore dichotomy...
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- Spring '12