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Anti-Chinese movement in California.

Elmer C. Sandmeyer

Anti-Chinese movement in California.

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Published by University of Indiana Press in Urbana .
Written in English


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Pagination131p.
Number of Pages131
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Open LibraryOL21212379M
ISBN 10025200339X
OCLC/WorldCa802926

The Anti-Japanese Exclusion Movement came on the heels of the earlier Chinese exclusion movement. When Chinese laborers began immigrating to the U.S., especially the West Coast, in the mid-nineteenth century in pursuit of work, other groups (some of which consisted of European immigrants) sought to exclude Chinese on the premise that as "Asiatics" or "Mongolians" they .


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Originally published inthis book was the first objective study of the anti-Chinese movement in the Far West, a subject that is as much a part of the history of California as the mission period or the gold rush.

Some historians of the Asian American experience consider it to be, more than half a century later, Cited by: The Anti-Chinese Movement in California book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Originally published inthis book was the fi /5(6).

Originally published inthis book was the first objective study of the anti-Chinese movement in the Far West, a subject that is as much a part Anti-Chinese movement in California.

book the history of California as the mission period or the gold rush. Some historians of the Asian American experience consider it. Second, the Chinese aided the labor movement in California (albeit unintentionally) by being the subject of the issue on which the majority of white workers could agree: the anti-Chinese issue.

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Originally published inthis book was the first objective study of the anti-Chinese movement in the Far West, a subject that is as much a part of the history of California as the mission period or the gold rush. The Anti-Chinese Movement in California Originally published inthis book was the first objective study of the anti-Chinese movement in the Far West, a subject that is as much a part of the history of California as the mission period or the gold rush.

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Create # Illini book ;\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. Charles J. McClain, In Search of Equality: The Chinese Struggle Against Discrimination in Nineteenth-Century America (Berkeley: University of California Press, ).

Elmer Clarence Sandmeyer, The Anti-Chinese Movement in California (Urbana: University of. The anti-Chinese movement in California by Sandmeyer, Elmer Clarence,University of Illinois Press edition, in English - Illini Books by: The Indispensable Enemy: Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California (ISBN ) is a labor and California history book by Alexander Saxton which became one of the founding texts of Asian American studies.

The book has been described as "represent [ing] the best example of writing in. the anti chinese movement in california Download the anti chinese movement in california or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get the anti chinese movement in california book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Anti-Chinese sentiments, particularly among the portion of white society represented by the lower levels, became even more pronounced as the economy in the United States worsened in the 's.

Many whites felt depressed wages and the lack of jobs were a result of too many Chinese laborers or "coolies.".

The Indispensable Enemy: Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California. The purpose of this study is to examine the Chinese confrontation, on the Pacific Coast, as it was experienced and rationalized by the white majority.4/5(2).

Anti-Chinese Movement and Exclusion Sentiments Concerning the Chinese Finding Aid About the Project Home As a consequence of this hostility, local and statewide restrictions continued to be enforced against the Chinese. Eventually, the United States government passed the Chinese Exclusion Act ofa law that stood in place until its repeal.

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Books. Go Search Books. The Indispensable Enemy Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California. by Alexander Saxton (Author) June ; First Edition; Paperback $, £; Title Details. Rights: Available worldwide Pages: ISBN: Trim Size: x. Originally published inthis book was the first objective study of the anti-Chinese movement in the Far West, a subject that is as much a part of the history of California as the mission period or the gold rush.

Some historians of the Asian American experience consider it to be, more than half a century later, the most satisfactory work on. Anti-Chinese sentiment has existed since the mid 19th century shortly after Chinese emigrants arrived on the shores of the United States. It surfaced in the s, when the Chinese helped build the First Transcontinental Railroad.

It was made manifest in the Chinese Exclusion Act ofshutting down not only further immigration but also naturalization. Its origins can be. critic of this book which deals with the “Labour and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California”, it is wiser to begin with introducing the author in order to understand what were his political and sociological point of views.

A lexander Saxton (), was an outstanding American historian who earned a. Beth Lew-Williams shows how American immigration policies incited violence against Chinese workers, and how that violence provoked new exclusionary policies.

Locating the origins of the modern American 'alien' in this violent era, she makes clear that the present resurgence of xenophobia builds mightily upon past fears of the 'heathen Chinaman.'.

Anti Chinese Movement In California by Elmer Cla Sandmeyer available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews. The anti-Chinese movement in the Northwest was spearheaded by members of the Knights of Labor, a fairly radical union whose leaders had already gained experience in the anti-Chinese movement in California during the s.

The Knights and other workers protested what they regarded as lax enforcement of the Exclusion Act. The Indispensable Enemy (Paperback) Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California.

By Alexander Saxton. University of California Press,pp. A Brief History Of Anti-Chinese Rhetoric In California Famous Spanish-American intellectual George Santayana once said, ‘Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.’ Far too often, the general American population seems apathetic to the historical struggles of many of its most loyal citizens.

The first instances of anti-Chinese violence occurred in the hills of the Sierra Nevada during the California gold rush. During that period, white miners placed taxes on Chinese-born miners, and would attack Chinese miners to drive them off their. The Indispensable Enemy: Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California by Saxton, Alexander and a great selection of related books, art and.

For a book published in the 70s this holds up really really well; and while i don't think a book on "how racism (specifically institutionalized anti-Chinese racism) shaped the politics and labor movement of the West Coast is exactly world shattering news (unless you are some sort of political position devoted to lauding the working class) but it is well written and has that /5.

Chinese Immigration and the Chinese Exclusion Acts. In the s, Chinese workers migrated to the United States, first to work in the gold mines, but also to take agricultural jobs, and factory work, especially in the garment industry.

Chinese immigrants were particularly instrumental in building railroads in the American west, and as Chinese laborers grew successful in the United.

His most recent book, The Black American in Sociological Thought, was published by Putnam’s in March, Until recently the events surrounding the anti-Chinese movement in America have been regarded as regional history peculiar to the West and having little national significance except for their effect on immigration legislation.

Audiobook The Indispensable Enemy: Labor and the Anti-Chinese Movement in California Full Book. About this Item: University of California Press, Berkeley, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. pages. The author investigates the role played by organized labor and the Democratic Party in sustaining the anti-Oriental movement in California and its later impact on restrictive immigration laws passed after World War I.

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Originally published as The Wasp's "Troublesome Children": Culture, Satire, and the Anti-Chinese Movement in the American West in California History, Vol. 90, No. 2 (); excerpted with permission. The West Coast was going down in flames. Or at least that was how The San Francisco Illustrated Wasp depicted the region to its readership of.

The Anti-Chinese Movement in California by Elmer Sandmeyer. University of Illinois Press, Paperback. Good. Denis Kearney was one of most important leaders of the anti-Chinese campaign in California. Kearney was born in Ireland in and spent his youth at sea.

He arrived in San Francisco inentered the draying business inmarried and started a family. Elmer Clarence Sandmeyer Elmer Clarence Sandmeyer is the author of books such as The Anti-Chinese Movement In California. Books by Elmer Clarence Sandmeyer. Rent or Buy The Anti-Chinese Movement in California - by Sandmeyer, Elmer Clarence for as low as $ at Voted #1 site for Buying Textbooks.

A Study of the Anti-Chinese Movement in Los Angeles to By William R. Locklear не anti-Chinese movement in California which led to the Chinese exclusion act of whs essentially a product fof agitation in San Francisco and Northern California.

It was here that the population of the state, both Chinese and non.In the years following this unthinking, prejudiced, anti-Chinese movement ran riot. Various schemes were proposed for ridding the country of the Chinese as if they were a pest.

It was seriously suggested that they be all returned to China, but as this would have involved an expense of about seven millions of dollars and ten or a dozen. Originally published inthis book was the first objective study of the anti-Chinese movement in the Far West, a subject that is as much a part of the history of California as the mission period or the gold :