Nikkei in the Pacific Northwest: Japanese Americans & Japanese Canadians in the twentieth century (Google eBook)

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Louis Fiset, Gail M Nomura
University of Washington Press, Jul 1, 2005 - Social Science - 348 pages
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Comprised of all-new and original research, this is the first anthology to highlight the contributions and histories of Nikkei within the entire Pacific Northwest, including British Columbia. It focuses on the theme of resistance within Japanese American and Japanese Canadian communities to 20th-century political, cultural, and legal discrimination.
  

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Contents

Acknowledgments
Nikkei in the Pacific Northwest Louis Fiset and Gail M Nomura
Upholding BCs Denial of the Vote to Its Japanese Canadian Citizens Homma v Cunningham 1902 Andrea GeigerAdams
Iseei Adaptive Strategies on the Yakama Indian Reservation 19061923 Gail M Nomura
Fraser Valley Berry Farmer Community Leader and Strategist Michiko Midge Ayukawa
Analyzing Seattles Nihongo Tokuhon 1920 Noriko Asato
The Architecture of Japanese American Identity in the Urban Environment 18851942 Gail Lee Dubrow
A Question of Identity James A Hirabayashi
A Notes on Inappropriate Terminology and the Incarceration of the Japanese Americans Roger Daniels
A Government Decision to Intern a Seattle Japanese Enemy Alien in World War II Louis Fiset
Japanese Americans in idaho and Eastern Oregon in World War II Robert C Sims
The Delayed Return of the Japanese to Canadas Pacific Coast Patricia E Roy
Newsman Jimmie Omuras Removal from and Regeneration within Nikkei Society History and Memory Arthur A Hansen
Reconstruction of the Japanese Canadian Community in PostWorld War II Vancouver Masumi Izumi
Contributors
Index

8 The Minidoka Draft Resisters in a Federal Kangaroo Court Eric L Muller

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About the author (2005)

Gail M. Nomura is Assistant Professor of American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington.

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