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The "yellow peril" is likely one of the so much long-standing and pervasive racist rules in Western culture—indeed, this booklet lines its historical past to the Enlightenment period. but whereas Fu Manchu conjures up a fading old reminiscence, yellow peril ideology persists, animating, for instance, crusade ads from the 2012 presidential election. Yellow Peril! is the 1st accomplished repository of anti-Asian photographs and writing, popular culture artifacts and political polemic.

Written through top students and replete with work, images and pictures drawn from dime novels, posters, comics, theatrical productions, videos, polemical and pseudo-scholarly literature, and different popular culture ephemera, this ebook is either a distinct and engaging archive and a latest research of this significant old formation.

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