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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 United States, ignoring its saturation with capitalist practices. This idealization of Asian the United States implies that Asian American intellectuals can neither grapple with their culture's ideological range nor realize their very own involvement with capitalist practices resembling the marketing of racial id. Making his case throughout the instance of literature, which is still a serious enviornment of cultural creation for Asian americans, Nguyen demonstrates that literature embodies the complexities, conflicts, and strength destiny concepts of Asian American culture.

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