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The shifting grounds of race : black and Japanese Americans in the making of multiethnic Los Angeles / Scott Kurashige

Catalog Data

Author:
Kurashige, Scott  Search this
Physical description:
346 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Los Angeles
Los Angeles (Calif.)
Date:
2008
C2008
20th century
Contents:
Constructing the segregated city -- Home improvement -- Racial progress and class formation -- In the shadow of war -- Japanese American Internment -- The Negro victory movement -- Bronzeville and Little Tokyo -- Toward a model minority -- Black containment -- The fight for housing integration -- From integration to multiculturalism
Summary:
Scott Kurashige highlights the role African Americans and Japanese Americans played in the social and political struggles that remade 20th century Los Angeles.
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
Japanese Americans--History  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_967667