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The Resource Chains of Babylon : the rise of Asian America, Daryl J. Maeda

Chains of Babylon : the rise of Asian America, Daryl J. Maeda

Label
Chains of Babylon : the rise of Asian America
Title
Chains of Babylon
Title remainder
the rise of Asian America
Statement of responsibility
Daryl J. Maeda
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Chains of Babylon, Daryl J. Maeda presents a cultural history of Asian American activism in the late 1960s and early 1970s, showing how the movement created the category of "Asian American" to join Asians of many ethnicities in racial solidarity. Drawing on the Black Power and antiwar movements, Asian American radicals argued that all Asians in the United States should resist assimilation and band together to oppose racism within the country and imperialism abroad. As revealed in Maeda's in-depth work, the Asian American movement contended that people of all Asian ethnicities in the United S
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Maeda, Daryl J
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical American studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Third World Liberation Front
  • Third World Liberation Front
  • Vietnam War
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • Political activists
  • Social movements
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • Political activists
  • Protest movements
  • Race relations
  • Social conditions
  • Social movements
  • United States
Label
Chains of Babylon : the rise of Asian America, Daryl J. Maeda
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-197) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Asian America -- "Down with Hayakawa!" : assimilation vs. third world solidarity at San Francisco State College -- Black Panthers, Red Guards, and Chinamen : constructing Asian American identity through performing blackness -- "Are we not also Asians?" : building solidarity through opposition to the Viet Nam war -- Performing radical culture : a grain of sand and the language of liberty -- Conclusion : fighting for the heart of Asian America
Control code
ocn593356093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816648900
Lccn
2009017762
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhk4w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593356093
Label
Chains of Babylon : the rise of Asian America, Daryl J. Maeda
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-197) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before Asian America -- "Down with Hayakawa!" : assimilation vs. third world solidarity at San Francisco State College -- Black Panthers, Red Guards, and Chinamen : constructing Asian American identity through performing blackness -- "Are we not also Asians?" : building solidarity through opposition to the Viet Nam war -- Performing radical culture : a grain of sand and the language of liberty -- Conclusion : fighting for the heart of Asian America
Control code
ocn593356093
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 203 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816648900
Lccn
2009017762
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhk4w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593356093

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