The second edition of Unraveling the "Model Minority" Stereotype: Listening to Asian American Youth extends Stacey Lee’s groundbreaking research on the educational experiences and achievement of Asian American youth. Lee provides a comprehensive update of social science research to reveal the ways in which the larger structures of race and class play out in the lives of Asian American high school students, especially regarding presumptions that the educational experiences of Koreans ... So much so that the image many have of Asian Americans is that we are the "model minority" -- a bright, shining example of hard work and patience whose example other minority groups should follow. However, the practical reality is slightly more complicated than that. Statistics Don't Lie . . . Do They? Once in a great while, statistics don't lie.

Oct 16, 2015 · Cultural normalization and perpetuation of the model minority label operates as a racial wedge that divides Asian-Americans from communities of color while maintaining white dominance in leadership... Jun 06, 2016 · These facts lead many to conclude that Asian Americans represent a “model minority” —a group whose hard work, initiative, personal responsibility, and success offer proof that American meritocracy... Jun 10, 2008 · Report Takes Aim at ‘Model Minority’ Stereotype of Asian-American Students. By TAMAR LEWIN JUNE 10, 2008. ... Report Takes Aim at ‘Model Minority’ Stereotype of Asian-American Students.