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Avoiding The Subject: The Opium War, Opium-Markets, And The Exclusion Of Chinese Laborers In The United States, Canada, And Mexico, Olivia L. Blessing Dec 2013

Avoiding The Subject: The Opium War, Opium-Markets, And The Exclusion Of Chinese Laborers In The United States, Canada, And Mexico, Olivia L. Blessing

Olivia L Blessing

The 19th century saw significant increases in the number of Chinese immigrants entering North America, most significantly on the west coast of the United States. Already facing increasing divide amongst the American population over the issue of the Opium Wars and the resulting Opium-addiction amongst the Chinese, the United States found itself now confronting the problem in the form of immigrant workers. Although the Opium Wars and the issue of the Chinese Opium Dens were highly disputed outside the courts, the State and Federal courts surprisingly avoided discussing the topic in their legislative discussions surrounding the Chinese Exclusion Act of ...


Una "Bandera De Tendones": El Hockey Sobre Hielo Y La Historia De Canadá [A Flag Of Tendons: Hockey And Canadian History], Andrew Holman Mar 2013

Una "Bandera De Tendones": El Hockey Sobre Hielo Y La Historia De Canadá [A Flag Of Tendons: Hockey And Canadian History], Andrew Holman

Andrew C. Holman

No abstract provided.


Telling Stories About Indigeneity And Canadian Sport: The Spectacular Cree And Ojibway Indian Hockey Barnstorming Tour Of North America, 1928, Andrew Holman Mar 2013

Telling Stories About Indigeneity And Canadian Sport: The Spectacular Cree And Ojibway Indian Hockey Barnstorming Tour Of North America, 1928, Andrew Holman

Andrew C. Holman

No abstract provided.


‘Cultivation’ And The Middle-Class Self: Manners And Morals In Victorian Ontario, Andrew Holman Mar 2013

‘Cultivation’ And The Middle-Class Self: Manners And Morals In Victorian Ontario, Andrew Holman

Andrew C. Holman

No abstract provided.


Playing In The Neutral Zone: Meanings And Uses Of Ice Hockey In The Canada-U.S. Borderlands, 1895-1915, Andrew Holman Mar 2013

Playing In The Neutral Zone: Meanings And Uses Of Ice Hockey In The Canada-U.S. Borderlands, 1895-1915, Andrew Holman

Andrew C. Holman

No abstract provided.


The Canadian Hockey Player Problem: Cultural Reckoning And National Identities In American Collegiate Sport, 1947-80, Andrew Holman Mar 2013

The Canadian Hockey Player Problem: Cultural Reckoning And National Identities In American Collegiate Sport, 1947-80, Andrew Holman

Andrew C. Holman

This article is a study in the social history of Canadian-American relations and it performs two functions. First, it traces the increasing presence of Canadian student athletes in American collegiate hockey, 1947-80, and the efforts of coaches, recruiters, administrators, and alumni to draw Canadians to US hockey programs. By the end of the 1950s Canadian student athletes dominated the American collegiate game—a pattern that abated only in the late 1970s. Second, this essay analyzes the heated debates that emerged in these years about the threats that these students posed to American collegiate athletics and to Canadian amateur hockey. The ...


‘Something To Admire’: Cultural Nationalism, Symbolic Dissonance, And The Fourth Of July In New England’S Canadian Borderlands, 1840-1870, Andrew Holman Mar 2013

‘Something To Admire’: Cultural Nationalism, Symbolic Dissonance, And The Fourth Of July In New England’S Canadian Borderlands, 1840-1870, Andrew Holman

Andrew C. Holman

No abstract provided.