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Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long Sixties

@inproceedings{Ishizuka2016ServeTP,
  title={Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long Sixties},
  author={Karen L. Ishizuka},
  year={2016}
}
The political ferment of the 1960s produced not only the Civil Rights Movement but others in its wake: women's liberation, gay rights, Chicano power, and the Asian American Movement. Here is a definitive history of the social and cultural movement that knit a hugely disparate and isolated set of communities into a political identity - and along the way created a racial group out of marginalized people who had been uncomfortably lumped together as Orientals. The Asian American Movement was an… Expand