omitir hasta el contenido
In thought and action : the enigmatic life of S.I. Hayakawa Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

In thought and action : the enigmatic life of S.I. Hayakawa

Autor: Gerald W Haslam; Janice E Haslam
Editorial: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2011.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Biografía : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
"One of the most gripping images from the 1960s captures the slight figure of Dr. S. I. Hayakawa scrambling onto a sound truck parked in front of San Francisco State College amid campus unrest. Hayakawa had hoped to use this soapbox to address the assembled demonstrators, but instead he ended up ripping out speaker wires and halting an illegal campus demonstration--or denying first-amendment rights to the crowd,  Leer más
Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Género/Forma: Biography
Persona designada: S I Hayakawa
Tipo de material: Biografía
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Gerald W Haslam; Janice E Haslam
ISBN: 9780803237643 0803237642
Número OCLC: 712115591
Descripción: xiv, 427 p., 30 p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Responsabilidad: Gerald W. Haslam with Janice E. Haslam.

Resumen:

An intimate and detailed biography  Leer más

Reseñas

Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

"In Thought and Action: The Enigmatic Life of S. I. Hayakawa traces the fascinating life of an iconic American writer, teacher, politician, and family man. In the process, authors Gerald W. Haslam Leer más

 
Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Todas las etiquetas de usuarios (2)

Ver etiquetas más populares como: lista de etiquetas | nube de etiquetas

Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/712115591>
library:oclcnum"712115591"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/712115591>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:name"Hayakawa, S. I. (Samuel Ichiyé), 1906-1992"
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)"
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2011"
schema:datePublished"2011"
schema:description""One of the most gripping images from the 1960s captures the slight figure of Dr. S. I. Hayakawa scrambling onto a sound truck parked in front of San Francisco State College amid campus unrest. Hayakawa had hoped to use this soapbox to address the assembled demonstrators, but instead he ended up ripping out speaker wires and halting an illegal campus demonstration--or denying first-amendment rights to the crowd, depending on your perspective. Indeed, Hayakawa's entire life defies simplistic labels, and his ability to be categorized largely depends on personal perspective. This intimate and detailed biography draws on interviews with friends and family members, as well as Hayakawa's own papers and journals, to bring this controversial and fascinating figure to life. He was an enigma to colleagues as well as adversaries, a Republican senator who consistently bucked his party's ideals with his support of the women's movement, abortion rights, and even Ronald Reagan's search for a female running mate. The son of Japanese immigrants, born and raised in Canada before moving to the United States, Hayakawa emerges here as a complex and complicated figure. His blend of heritage, politics, artistic inclination, and intellectual achievement makes him quintessentially American"--"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/865550760>
schema:genre"Biography"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"In thought and action : the enigmatic life of S.I. Hayakawa"
schema:numberOfPages"427"
schema:publisher
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"University of Nebraska Press"
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.