Race, Religion, and Civil Rights: Asian Students on the West Coast, 1900-1968

Race, Religion, and Civil Rights: Asian Students on the West Coast, 1900-1968

by Stephanie Hinnershitz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813571782
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 09/01/2015
Series: Asian American Studies Today
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author


STEPHANIE HINNERSHITZ is an assistant professor of history at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia. 

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

List of Abbreviations

Introduction

1          “Western People Are Not All Angels”: Encountering Racism on the West Coast

2          A Problem by Any Other Name: Christian Student Associations, the “Second-Generation Problem,” and West Coast Racism

3          “We Ask Not for Mercy, but for Justice”: Filipino Students and the Battle for Labor and Civil Rights

4          “A Sweet-and-Sour World”: The Second Sino-Japanese War, Christian Citizenship, and Equality

5          Christian Citizenship and Japanese American Incarceration during World War II

6          Christian Social Action in the Postwar Era

Conclusion

Notes

Selected Bibliography

Index

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