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A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices, Ronald Takaki

Label
A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices
Title
A larger memory
Title remainder
a history of our diversity with voices
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Takaki
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Takaki, Ronald T.
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
T3375 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices, Ronald Takaki
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-369)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The "varied carols" of America: a democratic history -- The ties that bind. Roots: a multicultural memory ; "The vast, surging, hopeful army of workers" ; A nation that did "not perish from the Earth": a legacy of black men in blue ; Breaking silences: brushing against the grain -- A horror remembered: Olaudah Equiano's passage to America -- The significance of the frontier in American history: an Indian perspective. The coming of the Wasichus: Black Elk's boyhood memories ; The end of the frontier for a Winnebago -- From sunup to sundown: laboring in the cotton fields. "Don't give a nigger an inch": Frederick Douglass learns to read ; "The best mistress and master in the world": Millie Evans ; "Git this nigger to the cotton patch": Jenny Proctor's complaint ; After slavery: a personal account of the new bondage -- Fleeing English tyranny: the Irish cross the Atlantic. Finding her voice for militant labor: Elizabeth Gurley Flynn
  • Strangers from a different shore: the Chinese. "How can I call this my home?": Lee Chew ; "Like country pretty much": Kee Low ; "A chance to take care of myself": a Chinese-American daughter -- Beyond the pale: Jewish immigrants in a promised land. A sweatshop girl: Sadie Frowne ; Dear editor: letters from Jewish America--problems and advice -- Betrayed by their country: the World War II internment of Japanese Americans. A birthright denied: Monica Sone ; A birthright renounced: Joseph Kurihara -- Fighting on the "frontier" of the Pacific War: Native Americans. The Indian hero of Iwo Jima: letters from Ira Hayes -- Transplanted in Chicago: The Polish. Bilingual education in Polonia ; A stepchild of America: Thomas Napierkowski -- El Norte: up from Mexico. Searching for a door to America: Jesús Garza ; A song of El Norte: Camelia Palafox ; Twice a minority: María Jiménez joins the army
  • Beyond Ellis Island: the Italians. Growing up between two worlds: Joanna Dorio -- India in the west: new passages. Reinventing herself in America: Shanti -- Puerto Ricans: the island is in the heart. Growing up Puerto Rican in New York: Maria Diaz -- The 1992 Los Angeles riot: Korean-American dreams in flames. "Not going to let the riots beat me": Sun Soon Kim -- Blacks in the cities: no time to wait. The "disappearance" of work: hard times for Jimmy Morse ; A chance to act affirmatively: Bryan K. Fair -- Creating a community of a larger memory
Control code
38485906
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9780316311625
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98012931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)38485906
Label
A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices, Ronald Takaki
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-369)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The "varied carols" of America: a democratic history -- The ties that bind. Roots: a multicultural memory ; "The vast, surging, hopeful army of workers" ; A nation that did "not perish from the Earth": a legacy of black men in blue ; Breaking silences: brushing against the grain -- A horror remembered: Olaudah Equiano's passage to America -- The significance of the frontier in American history: an Indian perspective. The coming of the Wasichus: Black Elk's boyhood memories ; The end of the frontier for a Winnebago -- From sunup to sundown: laboring in the cotton fields. "Don't give a nigger an inch": Frederick Douglass learns to read ; "The best mistress and master in the world": Millie Evans ; "Git this nigger to the cotton patch": Jenny Proctor's complaint ; After slavery: a personal account of the new bondage -- Fleeing English tyranny: the Irish cross the Atlantic. Finding her voice for militant labor: Elizabeth Gurley Flynn
  • Strangers from a different shore: the Chinese. "How can I call this my home?": Lee Chew ; "Like country pretty much": Kee Low ; "A chance to take care of myself": a Chinese-American daughter -- Beyond the pale: Jewish immigrants in a promised land. A sweatshop girl: Sadie Frowne ; Dear editor: letters from Jewish America--problems and advice -- Betrayed by their country: the World War II internment of Japanese Americans. A birthright denied: Monica Sone ; A birthright renounced: Joseph Kurihara -- Fighting on the "frontier" of the Pacific War: Native Americans. The Indian hero of Iwo Jima: letters from Ira Hayes -- Transplanted in Chicago: The Polish. Bilingual education in Polonia ; A stepchild of America: Thomas Napierkowski -- El Norte: up from Mexico. Searching for a door to America: Jesús Garza ; A song of El Norte: Camelia Palafox ; Twice a minority: María Jiménez joins the army
  • Beyond Ellis Island: the Italians. Growing up between two worlds: Joanna Dorio -- India in the west: new passages. Reinventing herself in America: Shanti -- Puerto Ricans: the island is in the heart. Growing up Puerto Rican in New York: Maria Diaz -- The 1992 Los Angeles riot: Korean-American dreams in flames. "Not going to let the riots beat me": Sun Soon Kim -- Blacks in the cities: no time to wait. The "disappearance" of work: hard times for Jimmy Morse ; A chance to act affirmatively: Bryan K. Fair -- Creating a community of a larger memory
Control code
38485906
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9780316311625
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98012931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)38485906

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