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

Autor: Gerald W Haslam; Janice E Haslam
Editora: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2011.
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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,  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Pessoa Denominada: S I Hayakawa; S I Hayakawa
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Gerald W Haslam; Janice E Haslam
ISBN: 9780803237643 0803237642
Número OCLC: 712115591
Descrição: xiv, 427 pages, 30 pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Conteúdos: List of Illustrations Preface Prologue Part 1. The Early Years Part 2. Young Manhood Part 3. Romance Part 4. General Semantics Part 5. World War II Part 6. The Postwar Years Part 7. San Francisco State Part 8. On Strike! Part 9. The Senate Part 10. U.S. English Bibliographic Essay Selected Bibliography Index
Responsabilidade: Gerald W. Haslam with Janice E. Haslam.

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An intimate and detailed biography  Ler mais...

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