National Asian Pacific American Political Almanac, Fifteenth Edition (2014-2015)

Speaking out for personal justice

Editor(s): Don T. Nakanishi and James Lai


Paperback - $20.00


ISBN-13: 978-0-934052-48-1


Product Details: 5.5 inches (width) x 8.5 inches (height)


Categories: Activism; Asian American; Asian American Studies; Chinese; Civil Rights; Demographics; Education; Filipino; Health and Health Practices; Indian; Japanese; Korean; Law and Politics; Pacific Islander; Pacific Islander Studies; Population and Census; Vietnamese


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Published since 1976, the National Asian Pacific American Political Almanac has received rave reviews from elected officials, community leaders, social services providers, librarians, journalists, researchers, students, and others interested in the growing political participation of the nation's 17 million Asian Pacific Americans.


The new 2014-15 edition of the Political Almanac - now available in print and as a searchable electronic-book version - has 262 pages of:


  • Special tributes to the late Honorable U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye by President Barack Obama, U.S. Senator Mazie Hirono, and Congress members John Boehner and Mike Honda
  • A political directory listing the largest number of Asian Pacific American elected and major appointed officials and judges in U.S. history--over 4000 on the federal level, in 38 states, American Samoa, Guam, and Northern Mariana Islands
  • Current data on Asian Pacific American voting trends and demographics
  • An extensive listing of over 100 major national, state and local Asian Pacific American political, civil rights, and advocacy organizations and leaders
  • Political commentaries by top political scientists and community leaders: Sefa Aina, Calvin Chang, Jeff Chang, Kim Geron, Gene Kim, Taeku Lee, Pei-te Lien, Glenn D. Magpantay, Karthick Ramakrishnan, Linda Trinh Vo
  • Electronic book version of the almanac also features additional charts, figures, and further information


ePublication and Print Now Available for this edition of the Political Almanac, please click here to purchase through our secure online ordering website. Please note that when you purchase the ePublication version, it will be delivered electronically via email. You will not receive a print edition.


Previous Editions Available:

  • 14th Edition (2011-12)
  • 13th Edition (2007-2008)
  • 12th Edition (2005-2006); Co-published with the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies
  • 11th Edition (2003-2004)
  • 10th Edition (2001-2002)
  • 9th Edition (2000-2001, Special Election Edition)


Out of Print Editions:

  • 8th Edition (1998-1999)
  • 7th Edition (1996)
  • 6th Edition (1995)
  • 5th Edition, titled National Asian American Roster (1984)
  • 4th Edition, titled National Asian American Roster (1982)
  • 3rd Edition, titled National Asian American Roster (1980)
  • 2nd Edition, titled National Asian American Roster (1979)
  • 1st Edition, titled National Asian American Roster (1978)