Browse by Subject "Historiography"
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(2012-06-27)This dissertation argues that federal adult education policy adheres to a human capital discourse that reinforces the flawed perception that literacy acquisition alone begets individual and, by extension, national economic ...
(University of Chicago Press, 1996)
(Univeristy of Chicago Press, 1980)
Performing modern Korea in the U.S.: Korean immigrants' theatrical activities in California and Hawai'i during the first half of the twentieth century (2015-12-02)This dissertation investigates theatrical activities by Korean immigrants in the U.S. during the first half of the twentieth century. As a result of the fact that Koreans regarded their national territory as tainted by the ...
(University of California Press, 2002)
Reconfiguring racial uplift: church-sponsored African American rhetorical work in the early twentieth century (2013-08-22)This dissertation contends that members of African American communities have asserted their citizenship early in the twentieth century in predominantly white locations via the display of their rhetorical work, which black ...