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For next time
Herberts Hippopotamus: Marcuse and Revolution in Paradise
Robin Morgan: No more Miss America
What do these terms mean?
Who coined these terms?
1960s University Activi
The Election (continued)
Students should vote and let their voice be heard
What is feminism?
The belief in equality for men and women
Political, social, economic, cultural, personal, etc.
A patriarchal society produces the need for fe
10.14.2016 DOC 1
Who is his reader? (all writers are responding to someone)
His reader is someone who believes that the Irish (in the good old days) worked
their up to the middle class through hard work and perseverance, someone who
The Founding Contradiction
Pg 75: Embedded in the very birth of the United States in 1776 was a contradiction. The Founding
Fathers had declared the self-evident truth that all men are created equal but in 1787, they wrote
into the Constitution
Created by Anne Zhang
Key Concepts: Ideology, Master Narrative, American Identity, Contradiction, Eurocentrism
Takaki Chapter 1: White supremacy, eurocentric
Ideology: a system of beliefs, ideas become ideologies through repetition
DOC 1 10.17.2016
Walnut County Jail no racism
How Irish people fit into the ideology
Jewish Immigrants: exiles from Russia
1880s-1920s: major exodus of over 3 million Jews (approximat
TransAtlantic trade = triangle trade trade slaves for sugar/rum
Not really a triangle because there were many points of destination
Workers instead of slaves doesnt mention that it was involuntary work
Lecture 11 10.19.2016
El Norte: Up from Mexico
Early 1900s: 1 million Mexican immigrants came to the US
Push and pull factors:
Push: limited job opportunities , labor exploitation, Mexican Revolution
Pull: labor demand, land of opportunity, easy to cr
On Monday, we talked about ideology.
In what sense?
We took up the contradictions of education, between a
public or private cost of instruction
Between cost and choice
Between the student movement and Governor Reagan
The idea of some th
We are in Danger of Producing and Educated Proletariat. Thats Dynamite!
We have to be selective on who we allow to go through Higher Education
Whats this got to do with Imagination?
Prisons outnumber schools and are always overcrowded
Prisons outnumber s
Stuff on the padres
2-3 slides on imperialism and colonialism
Note effect on sports
Supression (ie, surfing)
Introduction of values (ie, cricket and baseball)
Sport and Segregation in the United States
W.E.B. The Problem of the 20th Cen
What can we learn from surfing?
Whats Wrong with Surfing?
Legacies of Colonialism
Objectification and marginalization of women
Growth of mass consumer culture
Appropriation of minority culture by dominant
A word on reading
This week we have two items. The first gives
an up close view of labor struggle during the
The second discusses changes in music, art
and American culture during the same time.
Do you feel confident about explaining the
Understanding the 1960s
Twin Revolutions of Black Liberation Movement
and Antiwar Struggle
Shift in terminology from the workers to the
1960s a revolt against Liberalism
Youth: The Movement and the Counterculture
Race: Shift from Civil Rights
Monday Lecture: Week 4
Hip Hop Dialectics
Relationship between form, content, context
Hip Hop emerges at a specific time, both
politically and technologically
It is both a mirror, in the sense it reflects, and
a hammer, in the sense that it shapes
Please watch Scottsboro: An American
Listed among ereserve items: can stream on
your own time
Slides from week will be posted for
viewing/download. You should look at these
Also, of course, new readings for next week.
Terms to know