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Author Briones, Matthew M., 1972-

Title Jim and Jap Crow : a cultural history of 1940s interracial America / Matthew M. Briones.

Publication Info. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2012]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  305.8 BRI    AVAILABLE
Description x, 285 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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 -- Conclusion: Tatsuro, "Standing Man."
Subject Kikuchi, Charles. Kikuchi diary.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
Tanforan Assembly Center (San Bruno, Calif.)
Japanese Americans -- California -- Biography.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Race discrimination -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Japanese Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- To 1964.
Added Author Kikuchi, Charles.
Added Title Jim & Jap Crow
ISBN 9780691129488 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0691129487 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780691161938 (pbk,)
0691161933 (pbk,)

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