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Corporate Author United States. War Relocation Authority.

Title Impounded people; Japanese-Americans in the relocation centers [by] Edward H. Spicer [and others].

Publication Info. Tucson : University of Arizona Press [1969]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  940.547 I34P    Check Shelf
Description viii, 342 pages : illustrations, maps, plans. ; 24 cm
Note "Written in 1946 as one of the final reports of ... the War Relocation Authority."
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 301-331.
Contents Prologue. The process of scapegoating ; A west coast dilemma ; The evacuated people -- Moving in. Impact of the relocation centers ; The administrative staff ; Evacuee and caucasian ; Work and wages ; A world of rumor ; The blocks: foundations of community life ; Community cross currents ; The outside ; Crises -- Being sorted. Registration-a new crisis ; An emerging framework of community life ; The sorting ; Fruits of segregation -- Settling down. Programs-government and evacuee ; Evacuee orientations ; Stabilization of staff-evacuee relations ; The center way of life ; Tule Lake ; Disintegrating factors-the war and resettlement -- Getting out. Holding the centers ; The stake in America ; Disintegration of the centers ; Confusion at Tule Lake -- Epilogue. The journey continued ; The journey back ; Discontinuities and continuities.
Subject Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945.
Added Author Spicer, Edward Holland, 1906-1983.
Other Form: Online version: United States. War Relocation Authority. Impounded people. Tucson, University of Arizona Press [1969] (OCoLC)568066122
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