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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 993251–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.3.251
Published: 01 August 2017
..., provides insights on the changing nature of racial discrimination there. Many of the structures they listed are still extant and deserving of commemoration. © 2017 by The Historical Society of Southern California 2017 Los Angeles race restrictions African American travel guides Los Angeles...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 9715–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2015.97.1.5
Published: 01 February 2015
...Erica J. Peters In the face of racial hostility and discrimination, Chinese immigrant restaurateurs and community leaders in San Francisco, in addition to satisfying the appetites and social needs of their fellow immigrants, employed a variety of strategies to draw a desirable class of white...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 1022158–192 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.2.158
Published: 07 May 2020
..., teaching was necessary to augment the Coroner s abysmally low salary. 11. Notably the Employees Association did not weigh in on the ongoing debates about racial discrimination that were in circulation at the time but instead based their support for Noguchi on the potential undermining of the County s civil...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 1022101–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.2.101
Published: 07 May 2020
... of some part of Alta California. Otherwise, how would a New-York-born U.S. citizen become gover- nor of aMexican province? Robinson s ambition for his son was also rooted in his support for pan-European racial mixing that he believed existed between himself and his wife s family. Robinson declared to...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 102157–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.1.57
Published: 01 February 2020
... growing up as a teenager in Pomona and my present as the author of a book about the Inland Empire and its relational histories of racial formation, Collisions at the Crossroads: How Place and Mobility Make Race.1 Through collabora- tion with local organizations and extensive excavation work, I came to...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014396–429 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.396
Published: 01 November 2019
... for Freedom: Black Los Angeles in Jim Crow America (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005); Sides, L.A. City Limits; Quintard Taylor, In Search of the Racial Frontier: African Americans in the American West, 1528 1990 (New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 1998); and Tolnay, The African...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013317–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.317
Published: 01 August 2019
... dwell on racial incidents although there were occasions when he sensed dis- crimination and he stressed that his newspaper training had instilled in him an ethos of getting on with the job. It was, he said, a form of personal resilience born of being raised during the Depres- sion years and the ethic...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013285–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.285
Published: 01 August 2019
... Carolina Press, 2013); Ronald Mize and Alicia Swords, ConsumingMexican Labor: From the Bracero Program to NAFTA (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2010); Mireya Loza, Defiant Braceros: How Migrant Workers Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1012205–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.2.205
Published: 01 May 2019
... Delta Upsilon Fraternity, one of New England s most prestigious social clubs. This exposed him to affluence and racial discrimination, as Delta Upsilon admitted only one Jewish student and no Italians. To pay for meals, Aiso waited tables on his fraternity brothers, who introduced him to future world...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1012127–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.2.127
Published: 01 May 2019
... the World (IWW) to interfere with the PLM and the paper. The ideologies of the IWW and PLM overlapped in their advocacy for class equality.29 But the PLM differed in its anarchist struggle against racial inequality and the liberation of Mexico from the Porfirian dictatorship. Insofar as their...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 101145–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.1.45
Published: 01 February 2019
..., a Native sport that had been captivating Europeans and Americans for centuries, ever since Captain James Cook landed on the Hawaiian Islands in 1775. But the racially conscious city of L.A. quickly transformed them from ordi- nary Hawaiians to the pinnacle of their race. Newspapers andmaga- zines...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 101179–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.1.79
Published: 01 February 2019
..., bridges, aircraft plants and other defense factories, unlike their fellow co- ethnics living in the downtown Little Tokyo.1 Japanese Internment marked a key moment in U.S. racial history by inflicting a grave injustice on Japanese immigrants and Japanese American citizens. Previous studies of Japanese...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1004510–513 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.4.510
Published: 01 November 2018
... moral conservatism and intensified xenophobia and racism that were on the rise nationwide. While many studies of American Orientalism (including my own) have analyzed dominant cultural representations of racialized gender and sexuality, Discriminating Sex makes two important new interventions in this...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1004471–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.4.471
Published: 01 November 2018
... collaborated in advancing the cause of racial equality.5 His 1941 move to Los Angeles to accept the pastorate at Second Baptist coincided with promising opportunities for the city s black community brought on byWorldWar II. The unprecedented scale of this global bloodshed ironically stirred utopian hopes among...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003263–296 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.263
Published: 01 August 2018
... intervene when the case reached the Supreme Court in 2006.5 Like the appellants, the Japanese Canadian Fishermen s Associa- tion argued that the pilot Aboriginal fisheries program discriminated against its members on race-based grounds, characterizing it as a racially segregated commercial fishery that...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003297–323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.297
Published: 01 August 2018
... difficult times.25 Although Buddhism did not help them come to terms with racial discrimination and American-Japanese geopolitics, according to David K. Yoo, Buddhist belief did give the second generation a meaningful way of seeing the world and their place in it. 26 The Nisei Buddhists were concerned...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002124–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.124
Published: 01 May 2018
... illustration might have also improved the grape laborer s reputation. Endowing the grape picker with his own portrait, rather than a generalized composite picture, might have been another attempt to minimize the threat of Asian grape pickers and soften their reputation in a time period of racial discrimination...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 100144–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.1.44
Published: 01 February 2018
....-born African Americans were not citizens, and in the second instance by the Fourteenth (1868) and Fifteenth (1870) Amendments that reversed Dred Scott and promised voting rights. The article explores the reasons for Vancouver Island’s racial liberalism and its initial acceptance and later political...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 994478–480 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.4.478
Published: 01 November 2017
... the history and rhetoric of egalitarians reflects the dynamic articulation of racial discrimination and hierarchy that pervades U.S. history and society. Two Faces of Exclusion would be appropriate for graduate students because it offers valuable research and a unique interpretation of Asian exclusion...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 994480–483 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.4.480
Published: 01 November 2017
...- engaged, dissenting Asian American leaders and organizations may have illumi- nated how the history and rhetoric of egalitarians reflects the dynamic articulation of racial discrimination and hierarchy that pervades U.S. history and society. Two Faces of Exclusion would be appropriate for graduate...