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Prisoners Without Trial : Japanese Americans in World War II

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Edition:
Revised
ISBN13:

9780809078967

ISBN10:
0809078961
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
10/15/2004
Publisher(s):
Hill and Wang
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Summary

Part of Hill and Wang's Critical Issues Series and well established on college reading lists, PRISONERS WITHOUT TRIAL presents a concise introduction to a shameful chapter in American history: the incarceration of nearly 120,000 Japanese Americans during World War II. With a revised final chapter and expanded recommended readings, Roger Daniels's updated edition examines a tragic event in our nation's past and thoughtfully asks if it could happen again.

Author Biography

Roger Daniels, the author of Guarding the Golden Door, is a renowned expert on Asian American and immigration history, was a consultant to the commission that recommended redress, and has served on the History Advisory Board for the Ellis Island Immigration Museum since its inception.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Preface to the Revised Edition xi
1 Background for a Roundup, 1850-1941 3(19)
2 The Politics of Incarceration, 1941-1942 22(27)
3 Life Behind Barbed Wire, 1942-1946 49(23)
4 Return to Freedom, 1942-1946 72(16)
5 Rehabilitation and Redress, 1943-1990 88(19)
6 Could It Happen Again? 107(8)
7 Epilogue: Since 1990 115(8)
An Essay in Photographs 123(16)
Suggestions for Further Reading 139(6)
Appendix: Documents 145(6)
Index 151


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