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From Race to Ethnicity
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Jonathan Y. Okamura
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

This book discusses contemporary experiences of Japanese Americans in Hawaii through analyses of the nature of their relationship to other ethnic groups. The author argues that as Japanese gradually gained economic and political status they have demonstrated collective resistance to domination, advocacy for themselves and other marginalized groups, and social
Index to Periodicals of Hawaii
Language: en
Pages: 1106
Authors: Hawaii Library Association
Categories: American periodicals
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Subject Index of the Modern Works Added to the British Museum Library
Language: en
Authors: British Museum. Dept. of Printed Books
Categories: American periodicals
Type: BOOK - Published: 1941 - Publisher:

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Libraries, Immigrants, and the American Experience
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Plummer Alston Jones
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Praeger

This is the first full-length, national scope treatment of American public library service to immigrants, which was a central and continuing mission from 1876, when the American Library Association (ALA) was founded, through 1948, when the ALA Committee on Work with the Foreign Born (ALA CWFB) disbanded. It focuses on
Raced to Death in 1920s Hawai i
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Jonathan Y Okamura
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-30 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

On September 18, 1928, Myles Yutaka Fukunaga kidnapped and brutally murdered ten-year-old George Gill Jamieson in Waikîkî. Fukunaga, a nineteen-year-old nisei, or second-generation Japanese American, confessed to the crime. Within three weeks, authorities had convicted him and sentenced him to hang, despite questions about Fukunaga's sanity and a deeply flawed