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Uprooting community, Japanese Mexicans, World War II, and the U.S. - Mexico borderlands, Selfa A. Chew

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Uprooting community, Japanese Mexicans, World War II, and the U.S. - Mexico borderlands, Selfa A. Chew
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-231) and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Uprooting community
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
907132600
Responsibility statement
Selfa A. Chew
Sub title
Japanese Mexicans, World War II, and the U.S. - Mexico borderlands
Summary
"Uprooting Community examines the political cross-currents that resulted in detention of Japanese Mexicans during World War II. Selfa A. Chew reveals how the entire multiethnic social fabric of the borderlands was reconfigured by the absence of Japanese Mexicans"--Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Introduction -- Gendered criminalization -- The formation of Japanese Mexican communities in the Mexico/United States borderlands before World War II -- World War II and hemispheric defense impacting border communities -- Citizenship revoked and the realities of displacement during World War II -- The road to concentration camps : Villa Aldama and Batán -- Attempts to challenge or postpone displacement -- Temixco concentration camp -- A transnational family : life in Crystal City Camp -- Conclusion
resource.variantTitle
Japanese Mexicans, World War II, and the U.S.-Mexico borderlandsJapanese-Mexicans, World War 2, & the US - Mexico borderlandsJapanese Mexicans, World War Two, and the United States - Mexico borderlandsJapanese Mexicans, WW2, and the U.S.-Mexico borderlandsJapanese Mexicans, WWII, and the U.S.-Mexico borderlands
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