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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Susan Straight Thousands of women who survived the Vietnam War, whose husbands were sent to reeducation camps after working with American military, now live in the US, where nail salons anchor almost every strip mall and flourish inside luxury malls as well. The history of how Vietnamese women came...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
... 1970 23,183 44.6 1980 22,979 45.7 20 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM the dot-com boom, and as housing prices continued to soar, entrepreneurs erected high-end restaurants and bou- tiques next door to taquerias and thrift shops. Taking advantage of the fact that the Mission had the highest concentration of...
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Boom (2013) 3 (1): 17–33.
Published: 01 May 2013
... site and its community. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Japanese confinement concentration camps pilgrimage site historic sites shelley cannady Tule Lake Today Internment and its legacies O n the surface, Tule Lake is not much to look at. Its natural scenery is...
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Boom (2012) 2 (3): 45–61.
Published: 01 October 2012
..., during World War II, Japanese immigrants and Japanese American citizens, who had settled in the county as farmers and merchants from the turn of the century, were forced into concentration camps. This dark underside of Colfax history seems strangely at odds with its susceptibility to legend and miracle...
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Boom (2012) 2 (3): 5–12.
Published: 01 October 2012
.... I was involved because it s something that interested me and that s not because I understood anything. I didn t live at the camp in the beginning. ami sommariva and louis warren Pepper Spray and Politics An interview with radical student activist Ian Lee Boom0203_02.indd 5 20/09/12 6:10 PM 6 bOOmCa...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 6–9.
Published: 01 November 2011
... neighborhood is a place where faith and immigrant life are deeply intertwined. The same goes for the rest of LA. Thirty-four percent of Southern Californians are foreign-born, according to the United States Census, which is America s highest big-city concentration of immigrants. Like New York a century ago...
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Boom (2011) 1 (3): 72–79.
Published: 01 August 2011
... laboring unseen at the very epicenter of what another immigrant, Theodor Adorno, fa- mously described as the culture industry. In the unprece- dented concentration of technological and human resources dedicated to producing and distributing visual images, there was a powerful tension between farmworkers...
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Boom (2011) 1 (3): 30–43.
Published: 01 August 2011
... were not lost on Knight. He quickly raised almost $1 million. As had been the case since Proposition 16, the bulk of the money came from a very small group of wealthy donors, largely concentrated in Orange County. Though 650 donors chipped in, the lion s share of the million came from a clique of four...
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Boom (2011) 1 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2011
... open a Music is a vital part of daily life to this migrant family camped out in California s Central Valley during the Great Depression. Boom1001REV3.indd 54 1/22/11 2:20 PM BOOM | S P R I NG 2 011 55 large country dance club called Wills Point on the out- skirts of the city.9 With the end of World War...