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Beyond alliances : the Jewish role in reshaping the racial landscape of Southern California / Bruce Zuckerman, editor ; George J. Sanchez, guest editor ; Lisa Ansell, associate editor.

Contributor(s): Ansell, Lisa [editor.] | Sanchez, George J [editor.] | Zuckerman, Bruce [editor.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Indiana, Ind. : Purdue University Press, 2012Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 146 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 1612492266; 9781612492254; 1612492258; 9781612492261.Subject(s): Mexican Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Social conditions | Jews -- California -- Los Angeles -- Social conditionsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Beyond alliances.DDC classification: 979.49004924 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Foreword -- Editorial introduction -- Genevieve Carpio, Unexpected allies: David C. Marcus and his impact on the advancement of civil rights in the Mexican-American legal landscape of Southern California -- Anthony Macias, Multicultural music, Jews, and American culture: the life and times of William Phillips -- Barbara K. Soliz, Rosland Wiener Wyman and the transformation of Jewish liberalism in cold war Los Angeles -- Max Felker-Kantor, Fighting many battles: Max Mont, labor, and interracial civil rights activism in Los Angeles, 1950-1970 -- About the contributors -- About the USC Casden Institute.
Summary: This volume focuses on the unique and special role that Jews took in reshaping the ethnic/racial landscape of Southern California in the mid-twentieth century, roughly from 1930 to 1970.
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Foreword -- Editorial introduction -- Genevieve Carpio, Unexpected allies: David C. Marcus and his impact on the advancement of civil rights in the Mexican-American legal landscape of Southern California -- Anthony Macias, Multicultural music, Jews, and American culture: the life and times of William Phillips -- Barbara K. Soliz, Rosland Wiener Wyman and the transformation of Jewish liberalism in cold war Los Angeles -- Max Felker-Kantor, Fighting many battles: Max Mont, labor, and interracial civil rights activism in Los Angeles, 1950-1970 -- About the contributors -- About the USC Casden Institute.

This volume focuses on the unique and special role that Jews took in reshaping the ethnic/racial landscape of Southern California in the mid-twentieth century, roughly from 1930 to 1970.

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