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Opening the Gates to AsiaA Transpacific History of How America Repealed Asian Exclusion

Opening the Gates to Asia: A Transpacific History of How America Repealed Asian Exclusion

Jane H. Hong

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653365
eISBN:
9781469653389
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653365.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Over the course of less than a century, the U.S. transformed from a nation that excluded Asians from immigration and citizenship to one that receives more immigrants from Asia than from anywhere else ... More

These People Have Always Been a RepublicIndigenous Electorates in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands, 1598-1912

These People Have Always Been a Republic: Indigenous Electorates in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands, 1598-1912

Maurice S. Crandall

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781469652665
eISBN:
9781469652689
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652665.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Spanning three hundred years and the colonial regimes of Spain, Mexico, and the United States, Maurice S. Crandall’s sweeping history of Native American political rights in what is now New Mexico, ... More

Incarcerated StoriesIndigenous Women Migrants and Violence in the Settler-Capitalist State

Incarcerated Stories: Indigenous Women Migrants and Violence in the Settler-Capitalist State

Shannon Speed

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653129
eISBN:
9781469653143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653129.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Indigenous women migrants from Central America and Mexico face harrowing experiences of violence before, during, and after their migration to the United States, like all asylum seekers. But as ... More

Reproduction on the ReservationPregnancy, Childbirth, and Colonialism in the Long Twentieth Century

Reproduction on the Reservation: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Colonialism in the Long Twentieth Century

Brianna Theobald

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653167
eISBN:
9781469653181
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653167.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This pathbreaking book documents the transformation of reproductive practices and politics on Indian reservations from the late nineteenth century to the present, integrating a localized history of ... More

Speaking of FeminismToday's Activists on the Past, Present, and Future of the U.S. Women's Movement

Speaking of Feminism: Today's Activists on the Past, Present, and Future of the U.S. Women's Movement

Rachel F. Seidman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653082
eISBN:
9781469653105
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653082.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

From the Women's Marches to the #MeToo movement, it is clear that feminist activism is still alive and well in the twenty-first century. But how does a new generation of activists understand the work ... More

Sovereign EntrepreneursCherokee Small-Business Owners and the Making of Economic Sovereignty

Sovereign Entrepreneurs: Cherokee Small-Business Owners and the Making of Economic Sovereignty

Courtney Lewis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469648590
eISBN:
9781469648613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648590.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

By 2009, reverberations of economic crisis spread from the United States around the globe. As corporations across the United States folded, however, small businesses on the Qualla Boundary of the ... More

Indians on the MoveNative American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Indians on the Move: Native American Mobility and Urbanization in the Twentieth Century

Douglas K. Miller

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651385
eISBN:
9781469651408
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651385.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

In 1972, the Bureau of Indian Affairs terminated its twenty-year-old Voluntary Relocation Program, which encouraged the mass migration of roughly 100,000 Native American people from rural to urban ... More

Monumental MobilityThe Memory Work of Massasoit

Monumental Mobility: The Memory Work of Massasoit

Lisa Blee and Jean M. O'Brien

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469648408
eISBN:
9781469648422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648408.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

Installed at Plymouth, Massachusetts, in 1921 to commemorate the tercentenary of the landing of the Pilgrims, Cyrus Dallin's statue Massasoit was intended to memorialize the Pokanoket Massasoit ... More

Every True PleasureLGBTQ Tales of North Carolina

Every True Pleasure: LGBTQ Tales of North Carolina

Wilton Barnhardt (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469646800
eISBN:
9781469646824
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646800.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Some of North Carolina's finest fiction and nonfiction writers come together in Every True Pleasure, including David Sedaris, Kelly Link, Allan Gurganus, Randall Kenan, and more. Within the ... More

Feminism for the AmericasThe Making of an International Human Rights Movement

Feminism for the Americas: The Making of an International Human Rights Movement

Katherine M. Marino

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469649696
eISBN:
9781469649719
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469649696.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This book chronicles the dawn of the global movement for women’s rights in the first decades of the twentieth century. The founding mothers of this movement were not based primarily in the United ... More

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