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Pacific Historical Review. 1970; 393261–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3637652
Published: 01 August 1970
.... 1962 Allen F. Davis, "The American Historian vs. The City: Part 2," Social Studies, LVI (1965), 129 Davis 129 LVI Social Studies 1965 Dwight W. Hoover, "The Divergent Paths of American Urban History," American Quarterly, XX (1968), 296-317 10.2307/2711194 296 2 Washington, Village...
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Pacific Historical Review. 1965; 344488–491 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3636370
Published: 01 November 1965
... interpretative general histories of urban America appear decidedly premature. Those who know Constance M. Green's pro- vocative American Cities in the Growth of the Nation and her pain- staking two-volume biography of the nation's capital, therefore, will not expect too much of her bare-bones summary history of...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 8311–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.1.1
Published: 01 February 2014
... Soprano: Coastal Contrasts in American Suburbia CARL ABBOTT The author taught urban history and planning in the Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning at Portland State University. This was his presidential address at the annual meeting of the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association, in...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2013; 824520–541 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2013.82.4.520
Published: 01 November 2013
... may be gained through this methodology. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Racial formation Chicano history (or Mexican American history) Los Angeles urban history Zoot Suit riots Carey McWilliams Méndez v. Westminster Examining Chicana/o History through a...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 8814–13 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.1.4
Published: 01 February 2019
... carceral state has traditionally focused on the U.S. South, the urban North, and post-war Los Angeles, scholars have more recently begun to focus on the long history of incarceration throughout the U.S. West. The West provides a rich environment for examining the carceral state, especially as it relates to...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2016; 853354–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2016.85.3.354
Published: 01 August 2016
... sources, on statistics provided by many employees of the city, and on two dozen or so oral history interviews with key city leaders. © 2016 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2016 San Jose Silicon Valley Redevelopment Agencies (RDAs) urban renewal Toward the Rebirth...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2017; 861153–170 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2017.86.1.153
Published: 01 February 2017
... through labor migration and urban land policies is explored, as well as the nature of interracial life that was created. Each of these communities shares a common history of interracial radicalism that threatened white supremacy, as well as confronting policies of forced removals that attempted to destroy...
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Pacific Historical Review. 1953; 224337–351 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4492095
Published: 01 January 1953
... well ponder the words of "How Are You Gonna Keep 'Em Down on the Farm?" 7 Blake McKelvey, "American Urban History Today," American Historical Review, LVII, (1952), 919-929. 10.2307/1844242 919 8 T. J. Woofter, "The Negro Migration to Cities," The Survey, LIX, [February 15, 1928], 647-649...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2013; 824496–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2013.82.4.496
Published: 01 November 2013
...—labor, women, U.S.-Mexican borderlands, urban, immigration—and in the curriculum of colleges and universities across the nation. This article provides a personal perspective on the origins, foundations, and maturation of Chicano history. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2012; 813371–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2012.81.3.371
Published: 01 August 2012
... both sides of the Pacific. Filipino patrons remade their public identities and communities through their consumption of film and urban leisure in the western city. This article traces this localized history of spectatorship and exhibition in order to reconsider prevailing understandings of the history...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892264–296 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.264
Published: 03 April 2020
... . 12 . By the 1970s and 1980s, the American West and, more broadly, the Sunbelt (stretching from the American South to California), cultivated both the New Right and urban, multiracial coalitions. For more on the Sunbelt and the New Right, see Darren Dochuk, From Bible Belt to Sunbelt: Plain-Folk...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892232–263 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.232
Published: 03 April 2020
... Seized in Brutal Murder of Penn Graduate Student, and Citizens Blast Korean Slayers. 3 Editors pontificated on the prevalence of juvenile delinquency in the city, reflecting residents preoccupation with urban crime. Nationally syndicated newspapers and journals reported on the story as well, making...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891152–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.152
Published: 01 February 2020
... shores of Virginia, Joe William Trotter brings us a concise yet sweeping history of African American workers from the transatlantic slave trade to the present. Workers on Arrival focuses on Black workers who forged commu- nities and liberation movements at the center of a complex history of urban...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891151–152 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.151
Published: 01 February 2020
... of African American workers from the transatlantic slave trade to the present. Workers on Arrival focuses on Black workers who forged commu- nities and liberation movements at the center of a complex history of urban development, legal and extralegal disfranchisement, economic exploitation, and...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891142–143 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.142
Published: 01 February 2020
...). Contreras s book makes significant contributions to Latino history, urban history, the history of San Francisco and California, and the history of twentieth- century liberalism. ROBERT BAUMANWashington State University Tri-Cities Housing the City by the Bay: Tenant Activism, Civil Rights, and Class Politics...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891143–145 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.143
Published: 01 February 2020
... and the trajectory of their political engagement (p. 253). Contreras s book makes significant contributions to Latino history, urban history, the history of San Francisco and California, and the history of twentieth- century liberalism. ROBERT BAUMANWashington State University Tri-Cities Housing the...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2006; 75189–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2006.75.1.89
Published: 01 February 2006
... and other local indigenous people to survive urban change, as well as the efforts by residents of nearby Indian reservations to maintain connections to places within the city, illustrate the complex, ironic legacies of Seattle's environmental history. They also show the ways in which urban and Native...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891146–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.146
Published: 01 February 2020
... considering animals. This book exposes that failure of imag- ination and renders it unrepeatable. Brown s book is a welcome addition to the thriving study of animals in urban and American history. JON T. COLEMANUniversity of Notre Dame Seismic City: An Environmental History of San Francisco s 1906 Earthquake...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891145–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.145
Published: 01 February 2020
.... Millions of people have lived in, traveled through, and thought about Seattle without considering animals. This book exposes that failure of imag- ination and renders it unrepeatable. Brown s book is a welcome addition to the thriving study of animals in urban and American history. JON T. COLEMANUniversity...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891153–155 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.153
Published: 01 February 2020
... work on African American urban labor history. InWorkers on Arrival, he does it again. He brings an exceptional clarity of purpose to a field defined by so many case studies that specialists have been tempted to fear that synthesis would be impossible. Trotter, though, manages to syn- thesize well over...