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Jim and Jap Crow : a cultural history of 1940s interracial America

Jim and Jap Crow : a cultural history of 1940s interracial America

Author: Matthew M Briones
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, cop. 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Following Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, the US government rounded up more than one hundred thousand Japanese Americans and sent them to internment camps. One of those internees was Charles  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Charles Kikuchi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew M Briones
ISBN: 0691129487 9780691129488
OCLC Number: 819196428
Notes: Notes bibliogr. Index.
Description: 1 vol. (X-285 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: an age of possibility ; Before Pearl Harbor: taking the measure of a "marginal" man ; "A multitude of complexes": finding common ground with Louis Adamic ; "Unity within diversity": intimacies and public discourses of race and ethnicity ; "Participating and observing": Dorothy Swaine Thomas, W.I. Thomas, and JERS ; The Tanforan and Gila diaries: becoming Nikkei ; From "Jap Crow" to "Jim and Jane Crow": Black and Blue (and Yellow) in Chicago and the Bay area ; "It could just as well be me": Japanese American and African American GIs in the Army diary.
Responsibility: Matthew M. Briones.
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"Jim and Jap Crow is an interesting and thoughtful exploration of a turbulent and vitally important decade."--Charlotte Brooks, Journal of American History

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