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Altered lives, enduring community : Japanese Americans remember their World War II incarceration

Author: Stephen Fugita; Marilyn Fernandez
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©2004.
Series: Scott and Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies.
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Altered Lives, Enduring Community examines the long-term effects on Japanese Americans of their World War II experiences: forced removal from their Pacific Coast homes, incarceration in desolate government camps, and ultimate resettlement. As part of Seattle's Densho: Japanese American Legacy Project, the authors collected interviews and survey data from Japanese Americans now living in King County, Washington, who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Surveys
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Fugita; Marilyn Fernandez
ISBN: 0295983809 9780295983806 0295983817 9780295983813
OCLC Number: 53170183
Description: ix, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: I. Introduction --
2. The Pre-World War II community --
3. The incarceration --
4. Military service and resistance --
5. Resettlement --
6. Marriage and family formation --
7. Occupational patterns --
8. Religion and making sense of the incarceration --
9. Looking back --
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Series Title: Scott and Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies.
Responsibility: Stephen S. Fugita, Marilyn Fernandez.
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Examines the long-term effects on Japanese Americans of their World War II experiences: forced removal from their Pacific Coast homes, incarceration in desolate government camps, and ultimate  Read more...

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This book comes as a welcome antidote to the tendency to view the internment in simple, black and white terms. * Canadian Military History * This fascinating book is an interesting and informative Read more...

 
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