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Resister : a story of protest and prison during the Vietnam War

Author: Bruce Dancis
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This insider's account of the antiwar and student protest movements of the '60s also provides a rare look at the prison experiences of Vietnam-era draft...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Bruce Dancis
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Dancis
ISBN: 9780801452420 0801452422 9780801470417 0801470412
OCLC Number: 981764151
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine 2014 Outstanding Academic Title.
Description: 1 online resource (380 pages)
Contents: Boy from the Bronx --
Socialism in two summer communities --
First year at Cornell : runs, pledges and sit-ins --
Tenant organizing in East Harlem --
From protest to resistance --
Draft cards are for burning --
The summer of love and disobedience --
The resistance --
SDS, South Africa and the security index --
From resistance to revolution --
Trials and tribulations --
Rebellion and factionalism in black and white --
Brinksmanship, or, Cornell on the brink --
Safety and survival in my new Kentucky home --
A typical day in prison, and a few that weren't --
Politics in prison, or, Keeping up with the outside world --
Getting out --
Did we end the war? did draft resistance matter?

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"What makes someone resist fighting in his nation's wars, redefining his citizenship and masculinity in militancy not the military? In this beautifully crafted history/memoir, Bruce Dancis, former Read more...

 
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