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What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean? (Historians at Work)

by Alice Yang Murray

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Published by Bedford/St. Martin"s .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Second World War,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • USA,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / General,
  • Concentration camps,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 194,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945,
  • Japanese Americans,
  • United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9888554M
    ISBN 100312208294
    ISBN 109780312208295

    The internment of Japanese Americans -- The decision for mass evacuation / Roger Daniels -- Gordon Hirabayashi v. United States: "A Jap's a Jap" / Peter Irons -- Hostages / Michi Weglyn -- Tule Lake under martial law: a study in Japanese resistance / Gary Y. Okihiro -- Amache / Valerie J. Matsumoto. Alice Yang Murray is the author of What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean? ( avg rating, 27 ratings, 1 review, published ), What Does /5(1).

    Number] Controversy Regarding Japanese Internment Camps Japanese internment camps were established by the government of United SATTED IN for around , Japanese Americans and other Japanese who were living near the U.S Pacific Coast. These camps were also known as War Relocation camps because these were set up at the time of attack of imperial Japan upon the pearl . Rent What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean? 1st edition () today, or search our site for other textbooks by Roger Daniels. Every textbook comes with a day "Any Reason" guarantee. Published by Bedford/St. Martin's. Need help ASAP? We have you covered with 24/7 instant online tutoring. Connect with one of our tutors now.

    What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean? by Alice Yang Murray, Roger Daniels (Selected by), Peter H Irons (Selected by) starting at $ What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean? has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   Japanese-Americans are commonly cast as victims, and so they were, but they too, Robinson shows, were prone to bigotry — toward blacks, Jews, Hispanics, even though Nisei cooperated.


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What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean? (Historians at Work) by Alice Yang Murray Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is a collection of essays on the subject from a variety of authors. Some of the topics include why were Japanese Americans interned; What caused the Supreme Court to affirm the constitutionality of internment; why did the US intern people from Central and South America; how did some Japanese Americans resist internment, and what was the impact of internment on Japanese American /5.

"What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean. (Historians at Work)" makes for an excellent introduction to the various facets of internment, but is not a precise work on any individual realm of the subject.

Murray's work is a necessary overview and resource for anyone, both seasoned experts and casual readers, interested in one of the Reviews: 4.

What did the internment of Japanese Americans mean. This underexamined episode of World War II history affected more thanJapanese Americans who were removed and confined in sixteen camps throughout the western half of the United States.

Authorized by Executive Orderthe internment established a legal precedent that has never been overturned. How was the decision. Alice Yang Murray, What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean.

Personal Stories Assignment: Read and be prepared to provide a brief summary of one of the personal stories (chapters) from Last Witnesses: Reflections on the Wartime Internment of Japanese Americans, Erica Harth ed. (Chapters will be handed out at the March book group session.).

Japanese American internment, the forced relocation by the U.S. government of thousands of Japanese Americans to detention camps during World War II. Between anda total of 10 camps were opened, holding approximatelyJapanese Americans in California, Arizona, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, and Arkansas.

During World War II, overJapanese Americans were removed and confined for four years in sixteen camps located throughout the western half of the United States. Yet the internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps remains a largely unknown episode of World War II history.

Indeed, many of the internees themselves do not wish to speak of it, even to their own family members. This Review refers to the paperback edition of "What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean. (Historians at Work)", composed by Roger Daniels, Peter Irons, Michi Weglyn, Gary Y.

Okihiro, and Valerie J. Matsumoto and as compiled by Alice Yang 's book is a compilation of several selections from prominent scholars and authors concerning the plight of those of Japanese descent /5(2).

In “What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean?” originally published in by St. Martin’s Press, University of California’s assistant professor of history Alice Yang Murray illuminates the travesty of internment set upon Japanese Americans by the United States.

During World War II, overJapanese Americans were removed and confined for four years in sixteen camps located throughout the western half of the United States. Yet the internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps remains a largely unknown episode of World War II history.

Japanese Americans Internment. why the Japanese-Americans interned during World War II, the national government and the national security involvement. Internment is a large group of people who are imprisoned without a trial. Interment in other words also means "the action of interning confinement within the limits of the country or place."Internment camps were known as prison camps for the.

The internment of Japanese Americans in the United States during World War II was the forced relocation and incarceration in concentration camps in the western interior of the country of aboutpeople of Japanese ancestry, most of whom lived on the Pacific -two percent of the internees were United States citizens.

These actions were ordered by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary During World War II, overJapanese Americans were removed and confined for four years in 16 camps located throughout the western half of the United States.

Yet the internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps remains a largely unknown episode of World War II history. Get this from a library. What did the internment of Japanese Americans mean?. [Alice Yang Murray; Roger Daniels;] -- Contains five selections evaluating the historical causes and consequences of internment.

Topics include how internment was justified at the time, how Japanese Americans resisted, and the impact of. What Did the Internment of Japanese Americans Mean. by Alice Yang Murray, Roger Daniels, Peter H. Irons Paperback Book, pages See Other Available Editions Description During World War II, overJapanese Americans were removed and confined for four years in sixteen camps located throughout the western half of the United States.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 22 cm. Contents: The Internment of Japanese Americans --From Pearl Harbor to Mass Incarceration: A Brief Narrative --The Internment Camps --Historians and Internment: From Relocation Centers to Concentration Camps Why were Japanese Americans interned during.

|a The internment of Japanese Americans -- The decision for mass evacuation / Roger Daniels -- Gordon Hirabayashi v. United States: "A Jap's a Jap" / Peter Irons -- Hostages / Michi Weglyn -- Tule Lake under martial law: a study in Japanese resistance / Gary Y.

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During World War II, overJapanese Americans were removed and confined for four years in 16 camps located throughout the western half of the United States. Yet the internment of Japanese Americans in concentration camps remains a largely unknown episode of World War II history.

When I went to school in California (about 30 years ago, so I’m hoping it’s changed a bit), there was a single paragraph in the textbook about the internment of Americans of Japanese Ancestry in our Jr.

year US History book. Many people east of th. At first everything may have seemed very unfair, though the Japanese Americans willingly went to the internment camps, believing that they were doing this for the sake of America. The earliest detainees arrived when some of the camp construction w.It would not mean that the government had a basis for doing what it actually did, which was to evict more thanpeople of Japanese ancestry (including tens of thousands of U.S.

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