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Title: The Rhetoric of Ethnic Identity Construction Among Taiwanese Immigrants in the United States
Authors: Yowei Kang
Kenneth C.C. Yang
Contributors: 國立臺灣海洋大學:海洋文創設計產業學士學位學程
Keywords: cyberspace
ethnic identity construction
Internet
qualitative textual analysis
Taiwanese diaspora
virtual community
Date: 2011-04
Issue Date: 2018-11-28T08:43:12Z
Publisher: The Howard Journal of Communications
Abstract: Abstract: The construction of ethnic identity is often influenced by the surrounding culture and in some cases anti-immigrant sentiment in a new country. Because Taiwanese identity is already troubled and unsettled before immigration to the United States, the construction of ethnic identity within this diasporic Taiwanese community becomes a very challenging process that deserves scholars' attention. The authors argue that the combination and interaction of both physical and virtual spaces created by the Internet will produce a distinctive environment where ethnic identity among diasporic Taiwanese immigrants will be formed. They use a qualitative textual analysis method to examine websites and discussion groups on the Internet to discover the process, strategies, and characteristics of constructing a Taiwanese American identity through the Internet.
Relation: 22(2) pp.163-182
URI: http://ntour.ntou.edu.tw:8080/ir/handle/987654321/51434
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