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By Viet Thanh Nguyen

In Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America, Viet Nguyen argues that Asian American intellectuals have idealized Asian the US, ignoring its saturation with capitalist practices. This idealization of Asian the USA implies that Asian American intellectuals can neither grapple with their culture's ideological variety nor realize their very own involvement with capitalist practices similar to the promoting of racial identification. Making his case throughout the instance of literature, which continues to be a severe enviornment of cultural creation for Asian americans, Nguyen demonstrates that literature embodies the complexities, conflicts, and strength destiny recommendations of Asian American culture.

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