This chapter studies the implications of the socioeconomic and demographic factors on public opinion among Asian Americans. The first part reviews the present social science research on Asian-American political attitudes, and then discusses the outlines of Asian-American political partisanship and attitudes on some relevant political issues. It ends with a study of the observations on the challenges of gathering opinion data among Asian Americans and a discussion of research strategies, and also refers to some data taken from the 2008 National Asian-American Survey.
Keywords: socioeconomic factors; demographic factors; Asian Americans; political attitudes; political partisanship; political issues; opinion data; research strategies; Asian-American Survey
Article. 6835 words.
Subjects: Politics ; US Politics ; Political Behaviour
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