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The Resource The power of the zoot : youth culture and resistance during World War II, Luis Alvarez

The power of the zoot : youth culture and resistance during World War II, Luis Alvarez

Label
The power of the zoot : youth culture and resistance during World War II
Title
The power of the zoot
Title remainder
youth culture and resistance during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Luis Alvarez
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alvarez, Luis
Dewey number
306.0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E169
LC item number
.A45 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American crossroads
Series volume
24
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Youth
  • Minority youth
  • Fashion
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Sleepy Lagoon Trial, Los Angeles, Calif., 1942-1943
  • Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943
Label
The power of the zoot : youth culture and resistance during World War II, Luis Alvarez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-304) and index
Contents
Part I. Dignity denied: youth in the early war years : Race and political economy -- Class politics and juvenile delinquency -- Part II. The struggle for dignity: Zoot style during World War II : Zoot style and body politics -- Zoots, jazz, and public space -- Part III. Violence and national belonging on the home front : Zoot violence in Los Angeles -- Race riots across the United States -- Epilogue : From Zoot Suits to Hip-Hop
Control code
ocn165957270
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 318 p.
Isbn
9780520253018
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033316
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o165957270
  • (OCoLC)165957270
Label
The power of the zoot : youth culture and resistance during World War II, Luis Alvarez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-304) and index
Contents
Part I. Dignity denied: youth in the early war years : Race and political economy -- Class politics and juvenile delinquency -- Part II. The struggle for dignity: Zoot style during World War II : Zoot style and body politics -- Zoots, jazz, and public space -- Part III. Violence and national belonging on the home front : Zoot violence in Los Angeles -- Race riots across the United States -- Epilogue : From Zoot Suits to Hip-Hop
Control code
ocn165957270
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 318 p.
Isbn
9780520253018
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033316
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o165957270
  • (OCoLC)165957270

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