Pinoy capital the Filipino nation in Daly City

Home to 33,000 Filipino American residents, Daly City, California, located just outside of San Francisco, has been dubbed "the Pinoy Capital of the United States". This title studies the lives of Daly City residents, showing how Daly City has become a magnet for the growing Filipino Americ...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Vergara, Benito M. Jr. 1970- (Author)
Resource Type: Book
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia Temple University Press [2009]
Series:Asian American history and culture
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • A repeated turning
  • Little Manila
  • Looking forward : narratives of obligation
  • Spreading the news : newspapers and transnational belonging
  • Looking back : indifference, responsibility, and the anti-Marcos movement in the United States
  • Betrayal and belonging
  • Citizenship and nostalgia
  • Pinoy capital.