Iron Cages: Race and Culture in 19th-Century America
Now in a new edition, Iron Cages provides a unique comparative analysis of white American attitudes toward Asians, blacks, Mexicans, and Native Americans in the 19th century. This pathbreaking work offers a cohesive study of the foundations of race and culture in America. In a new epilogue, Takaki argues that the social health of the United States rests largely on the abil...more
Paperback, 400 pages
Published March 9th 2000 by Oxford University Press, USA
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I love Ron Takaki, not only has he conducted pivotal research, but his own personal story is so compelling. He also truly believes in education and has a passion for it. Here's a book that will teach you things about history that most of us don't learn in school.