Encyclopedia of Japanese American Internment

Editor/Author Okihiro, Gary Y.
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Greenwood

Single-User Purchase Price: $89.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $133.50
ISBN: 978-0-31-339915-2
Category: History - World history
Image Count: 31
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

This book addresses the forced removal and confinement of Japanese Americans during World War II-a topic significant to all Americans, regardless of race or color.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Chronology
  • Encyclopedia Entries
  • A
  • “ABC” List
  • Aiso, John F.
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • American Friends Service Committee
  • Anti-Asian Movement
  • B
  • Bendetsen, Karl R.
  • Biddle, Francis B.
  • C
  • Civil Liberties Act
  • Collins, Wayne M.
  • Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians
  • Concentration Camps
  • D
  • D'Aquino, Iva Toguri
  • Day of Remembrance
  • Denationalization Act
  • DeWitt, John L.
  • E
  • Eisenhower, Milton S.
  • Endo, Mitsuye
  • Evacuation
  • Executive Order 9066
  • F
  • Fair Play Committee (Heart Mountain)
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • 442nd Regimental Combat Team
  • G
  • German Americans
  • H
  • Hirabayashi, Gordon K.
  • Hohri, William Minoru
  • Hood River Incident
  • Hosokawa, William
  • I
  • Ickes, Harold L.
  • Internal Security Act
  • Ishigo, Estelle
  • Issei
  • Italian Americans
  • J
  • Japanese American Citizens League
  • Japanese American Claims Act
  • Japanese American Evacuation and Resettlement Study
  • Japanese Latin Americans
  • K
  • Kibei
  • Kikuchi, Charles
  • Korematsu, Fred
  • Kurihara, Joseph Yoshisuke
  • Kuroki, Ben
  • L
  • Loyalty Questionnaire
  • M
  • MAGIC Intercepts
  • Manzanar Pilgrimage
  • Manzanar Riot
  • Martial Law
  • Masaoka, Mike
  • McCarran-Walter Act
  • McCloy, John J.
  • Military Intelligence Service Language School
  • Military Necessity
  • Munson Report
  • Myer, Dillon S.
  • N
  • National Japanese Student Relocation Council
  • Ni'ihau Incident
  • Nisei
  • Nisei Student Relocation Commemorative Fund
  • O
  • Obata, Chiura
  • Okada, John
  • Okamoto, Kiyoshi
  • Okubo, Miné
  • Omura, James
  • 100th Infantry Battalion
  • P
  • Pearl Harbor
  • Poston Strike
  • Public Law 503
  • R
  • Redress and Reparations
  • Resettlement
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • S
  • Santa Anita Riot
  • Seabrook Farms
  • Slocum, Tokutaro
  • Soga, Yasutaro
  • Summerall Report
  • T
  • Thomas, Dorothy Swaine
  • Tolan Committee
  • Tule Lake Riot
  • U
  • Uchida, Yoshiko
  • Uno, Edison
  • V
  • Varsity Victory Volunteers
  • W
  • War Brides
  • War Relocation Authority
  • Wartime Civil Control Administration
  • Western Defense Command
  • Women's Army Corps
  • Writ of error coram nobis
  • Y
  • Yasui, Minoru
  • Yellow Peril
  • Yoneda, Karl G.
  • Camps, Centers, and Prisons
  • Assembly Centers
  • Fresno
  • Marysville
  • Mayer
  • Merced
  • Pinedale
  • Pomona
  • Portland
  • Puyallup
  • Sacramento
  • Salinas
  • Santa Anita
  • Stockton
  • Tanforan
  • Tulare
  • Turlock
  • Department of Justice Camps
  • Crystal City
  • Fort Lincoln
  • Fort Missoula
  • Fort Stanton
  • Kenedy
  • Kooskia
  • Santa Fe
  • Seagoville
  • Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • Catalina Federal Honor Camp
  • Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary
  • McNeil Island Federal Penitentiary
  • U.S. Army Internment Camps
  • Alaska
  • Fort Richardson
  • Continent
  • Camp Forrest
  • Camp Livingston
  • Camp McCoy
  • Fort Sam Houston
  • Fort Sill
  • Lordsburg
  • Stringtown
  • Hawai'i
  • Ha'iku
  • Honouliuli
  • Kalāheo
  • Kīlauea
  • Sand Island
  • Waiākea
  • Wailua
  • Others
  • War Relocation Authority Camps
  • Gila River
  • Granada
  • Heart Mountain
  • Jerome
  • Manzanar
  • Minidoka
  • Poston
  • Rohwer
  • Topaz
  • Tule Lake
  • War Relocation Authority (WRA) Citizen Isolation Centers
  • Moab
  • Leupp
  • Primary Documents
  • 1. “My Last Day at Home”: A Student Writes of Japanese Internment
  • 2. The Ringle Report
  • 3. Executive Order 9066
  • 4. Public Law 503
  • 5. Letter from Teacher to Student
  • 6. Instructions to All Persons of Japanese Ancestry
  • 7. Letters of a Couple Interned Apart
  • 8. “The Fence” by an Evacuee (1943)
  • 9. Beauty School Program
  • 10. Campus Newspaper
  • 11. Korematsu v. United States (1944)
  • 12. Commencement Program
  • 13. Memoirs of Shigeo Kikuchi
  • 14. Memoirs of Seiichi Higashide
  • 15. Last Witnesses
  • Selected Bibliography
  • About the Editor and Contributors