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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
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Ethnic relations
  • Minorities
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Multikulturelle Gesellschaft
  • Geschichte
  • Quelle
  • USA
  • USA
Label
A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices, Ronald Takaki
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1117/98012931-d.html
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 -- pt. 1. A larger memory. 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 -- pt. 2. A city upon a hill. A horror remembered ; Olaudah Equiano's passage to America -- pt. 3. A manifest destiny. 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 short: 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 -- pt. 4. A multicultural destiny. 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 -- Epilogue : Creating a community of a larger memory
Control code
ocm38485906
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9780316831697
Lccn
98012931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38485906
  • (OCoLC)38485906
Label
A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices, Ronald Takaki
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1117/98012931-d.html
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 -- pt. 1. A larger memory. 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 -- pt. 2. A city upon a hill. A horror remembered ; Olaudah Equiano's passage to America -- pt. 3. A manifest destiny. 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 short: 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 -- pt. 4. A multicultural destiny. 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 -- Epilogue : Creating a community of a larger memory
Control code
ocm38485906
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9780316831697
Lccn
98012931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38485906
  • (OCoLC)38485906

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