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Seeing Color: Indigenous Peoples and Racialized Ethnic Minorities in Oregon

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This rich volume presents 13 chapters on various aspects of the experience of people of color in the state of Oregon. Some chapters are devoted to larger issues, such as demographics and the prison system, and others describe the experiences of specific places and groups, including the Japanese community in Ontario (Oregon), the history of discrimination against African-Americans, the experience of Mexican migrant workers, and the Chinese immigrant community in John Day. An appendix contains a useful annotated bibliography of sources arranged by ethnic minority. The volume's five editors are affiliated with the ethnic studies department at Oregon State U. in Corvallis. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780761837268
Author:
Xing, Jun
Publisher:
University Press of America
Editor:
Gonzales-Berry, Erlinda
Editor:
Sakurai, Patti
Author:
Gonzales-Berry Erlinda
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Minorities
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Oregon.
Subject:
Minorities -- Oregon.
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20070631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
266
Dimensions:
8.94x6.58x.81 in. .92 lbs.

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