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  1. The Literature of Immigration and Racial Formation

    Becoming White, Becoming Other, Becoming American in the Late Progressive Era

    By Linda Joyce Brown

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    This work examines early twentieth-century literature about women immigrants in order to reveal the differing ways that American racial categories and identities, particularly that of whiteness, were textually and socially constructed at the beginning of the twentieth century....

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Labor and Laborers of the Loom

    Mechanization and Handloom Weavers, 1780-1840

    By Gail Fowler Mohanty

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Labor and Laborers of the Loom: Mechanization and Handloom Weavers 1780-1840 develops several themes important to understanding the social, cultural and economic implications of industrialization. The examination of these issues within a population of extra-factory workers distinguishes this study....

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Student Power in Africa's Higher Education

    A Case of Makerere University

    By Frederick K. Byaruhanga

    Series: African Studies

    This book, the first of its kind to treat Uganda, provides a historical analysis of the role of student voices in the development of Uganda's higher education. It not only chronicles incidents of student protests, but also explores and analyses their trigger points as well as the strategies...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Diplomacy and Displacement

    Reconsidering the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations, 1922–1934

    By Onur Yildirim

    Series: Middle East Studies: History, Politics & Law

    This study presents a comprehensive, balanced and factually grounded narrative of the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations as a historic event that has been the subject of much distortion in the historiographical traditions of nationalist lore in Greece and Turkey, as well as in scholarly...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Great Depression and the Middle Class

    Experts, Collegiate Youth and Business Ideology, 1929-1941

    By Mary C. McComb

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Great Depression and the Middle Class: Experts, Collegiate Youth and Business Ideology, 1929-1941 explores how middle-class college students navigated the rocky terrain of Depression-era culture, job market, dating marketplace, prospective marriage prospects, and college campuses by using...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Slavery, Southern Culture, and Education in Little Dixie, Missouri, 1820-1860

    By Jeffrey C. Stone

    Series: Studies in African American History and Culture

    This dissertation examines the cultural and educational history of central Missouri between 1820 and 1860, and in particular, the issue of master-slave relationships and how they affected education (broadly defined as the transmission of Southern culture). Although Missouri had one of the lowest...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Pitfall or Panacea

    The Irony of U.S. Power in Occupied Japan, 1945-1952

    By Yoneyuki Sugita

    Series: East Asia: History, Politics, Sociology and Culture

    The main purpose of this book is to shed light on the limitations of the American hegemony in occupied Japan. Previous studies share the assumption that the United States was in a near-monopoly position to shape the postwar development in Japan as well as in the Asia-Pacific region. The book goes...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Books and Libraries in American Society during World War II

    Weapons in the War of Ideas

    By Patti Clayton Becker

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    World War II presented America's public libraries with the daunting challenge of meeting new demands for war-related library services and materials with Depression-weakened collections, inadequate budgets and demoralized staff, in addition to continuing to serve the library's traditional clientele...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Women Workers on Strike

    Narratives of Southern Women Unionists

    By Roxanne Newton

    Series: Studies in American Popular History and Culture

    Gender, class, and culture merge in the lived experiences of women on strike in the South. This book examines women unionists’ life histories through the lens of narrative analysis, interpreting their multiple perspectives as four coherent discourse communities: social activists, union feminists,...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Western-Educated Elites in Kenya, 1900-1963

    The African American Factor

    By Jim C. Harper

    Series: African Studies

    Western-educated Elites in Kenya, proposes to conduct a critical examination of the emergence of the American-educated Kenyan elites (the Asomi) and their role in the nationalist movement and eventually their Africanization of the Civil and Private sectors in Kenya....

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

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