Pinoy Capital: The Filipino Nation in Daly City

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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." In this fascinating ethnographic study of the lives of Daly City residents, Benito Vergara shows how Daly City has become a magnet for the growing Filipino American community. Vergara challenges rooted notions of colonialism here, addressing the immigrants' identities, connections and loyalties. Using the lens of transnationalism, he looks at the "double lives" ...

Pinoy Capital: The Filipino Nation in Daly City 2008, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592136650

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Pinoy Capital: The Filipino Nation in Daly City 2008, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592136643

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