You are required to write a 200 words response to the reading materials.
You need them to get started:
-What is the author trying to say? Can you identify her or his argument?
-What do you think are motivating her or him to make that argument?
-What questions do you have for the author(s) or the materials that are being presented? What might you want to ask her or him either because you might want something clarified, expanded on more, or explained better?
-What questions might you have for the class in relation to the readings assigned for that week that you think will start interesting discussions? Why do you think those might be important questions to raise for your peers?
-What were your reactions to some of the readings? Why do you think you reacted to them in that way?
You need to read:
-Chan, “Chapter 2: Immigration and Livelihood, 1840s to 1930s,” pp. 48-53.*
-Chan, “Chapter 2: Immigration and Livelihood, 1840s to 1930s,” pp. 53-59.*
-Milton Murayama, “Problems of Writing in Dialect and Mixed Languages,” pp. 60-61.*
-“Hawai’i Constitution,” pp. 62-63.*
-Ronald Takaki, “Native and Asian Labor in the Colonization of Hawai’i,” pp. 64-67.*