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Pacific Historical Review (2020) 89 (3): 379–401.
Published: 03 July 2020
... of yoga into a popular mainstream fitness culture. The mainstreaming of yoga at times sapped this spiritual practice of a significant measure of radicalism and at others merely expressed that radicalism differently. KEYWORDS yoga, New Age, history of sexuality, gender, counterculture One Wednesday evening...
Pacific Historical Review (2020) 89 (1): 4–15.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Miroslava Chávez-García; Verónica Castillo-Muñoz This special issue of Pacific Historical Review , “Gender and Intimacy across the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands,” is guest edited by Miroslava Chávez-García and Verónica Castillo-Muñoz. The articles in the collection reflect the primacy of gender...
Pacific Historical Review (2017) 86 (3): 472–509.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Naoko Wake This article explores the little-known history of Japanese American survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. By focusing on this particular group of survivors with a careful attention to their layered citizenship, national belonging, and gender identity...
Pacific Historical Review (2016) 85 (4): 475–505.
Published: 01 November 2016
... health seekers as a source of contagion to ethnic Mexicans. This article highlights the power of notions of race, gender, and class in shaping perceptions of and responses to epidemics, often with tragic results. © 2016 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2016...
Pacific Historical Review (2016) 85 (2): 255–278.
Published: 01 May 2016
... in the search for labor and education, their growing independence from the core family unit, as well as their evolving political consciousness. A comparison of the books enables us to consider how gender shapes migration, place, and space, especially because Monrayo’s experience illuminates the male privilege...
Pacific Historical Review (2014) 83 (4): 561–591.
Published: 01 November 2014
... to be a problem in China, less because of inherent cultural differences than because both Chinese officials and Western merchants used Western women to embody a boundary between peoples. © 2014 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2014 Imperialism gender Macao China trade Opium...
Pacific Historical Review (2013) 82 (4): 542–565.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Miroslava ChÁvez-GarcÍa Chicana history has come a long way since its inception in the 1960s and 1970s. While initially a neglected area of study limited to issues of labor and class, today scholars in history, literature, anthropology, and sociology, among others, study topics of gender, culture...
Pacific Historical Review (2013) 82 (4): 566–580.
Published: 01 November 2013
... a long history of engaging the subject in the nineteenth century. This focus dovetails with recent critical works on race and gender in the U.S. West as well as transnational approaches to history. This article makes the case that the perspective on the nineteenth century provided by Chicano/a historians...
Pacific Historical Review (2012) 81 (1): 21–59.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., including white people disadvantaged by both poverty and their sexual orientation and gender identities. As a consequence, the geographic definition of minority groups was mapped anew. Among residents of these San Francisco neighborhoods, affinity groups who previously had not yet been considered minorities...