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Author Castelnuovo, Shirley, 1930-

Title Soldiers of conscience : Japanese American military resisters in World War II / Shirley Castelnuovo ; foreword by Cedrick Shimo
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008


Description 1 online resource (xxii, 162 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents The presumption of disloyalty -- The pre-detention inductees: individual conscientious resistance -- The Fort McClellan conscientious resisters -- The response to Fort McClellan -- Renunciation/repatriation in the military -- Company of the damned -- Renunciation/repatriation at Fort Meade -- Partial vindication -- The conscientious resisters and the Japanese American community -- Military service and the right of conscience
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-151) and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans.
Insubordination -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Selective conscientious objection -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Japanese Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Japanese Americans.
Japanese Americans -- Social conditions.
Selective conscientious objection.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Japanese Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780313353314