Asian Americans: The Ideal Asian American Community

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Asian Americans are often stereotyped as the ideal community or the example of minority success. This a mixed blessing for Asian Americans because, although this stereotype offers them respect, it also places them into rigid categories that does not leave room for those who do not fit the characteristic of an ideal Asian American (Carr-Ruffino, 2005). Another major issue surrounding the Asian American community is the 19060s women and continued to fight to equalize work and school environment for women. The growing acceptance of women in traditionally male roles can be heard for Asian-American families to cope with, because their culture is male dominated. This can cause friction at home where women are expected to act differently from average
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