Why Are Indians Called Asians In The UK?
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1705 Monday, 13 September 2004
From: Richard Burt <
Date: Saturday, 11 Sep 2004 08:50:46 -0400
Subject: Why Are Indians Called Asians In The UK?
Can anyone tell me why Indians called Asians in the UK? In the U.S.,
Asian is reserved for Japanese, Chinese, and Koreans. Indians are
called Indians. In the UK, this seems to be reversed. Only Indians are
Is that right?
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