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

Autore: Gerald W Haslam; Janice E Haslam
Editore: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2011.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"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,  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Persona incaricata: S I Hayakawa; S I Hayakawa
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Gerald W Haslam; Janice E Haslam
ISBN: 9780803237643 0803237642
Numero OCLC: 712115591
Descrizione: xiv, 427 pages, 30 pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsabilità: Gerald W. Haslam with Janice E. Haslam.

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