American Inquisition: The Hunt for Japanese American Disloyalty in World War II / Edition 1

American Inquisition: The Hunt for Japanese American Disloyalty in World War II / Edition 1

by Eric L. Muller
     
 

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Overview

American Inquisition: The Hunt for Japanese American Disloyalty in World War II

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807831731
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
10/15/2007
Series:
H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Eric L. Muller is George R. Ward Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is author of Free to Die for Their Country: The Story of Japanese American Draft Resisters in World War II.

Table of Contents

Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Japanese Americans before the War
Chapter 3. Presumed Loyal, Presumed Disloyal
Chapter 4. Pressures on the Presumption of Disloyalty
Chapter 5. The Loyalty Questionnaires of 1943
Chapter 6. Processing Loyalty at the Japanese American Joint Board
Chapter 7. Processing Loyalty at the Provost Marshal General's Office
Chapter 8. Processing Loyalty at the War Relocation Authority
Chapter 9. Processing Loyalty at the Western Defense Command
Chapter 10. Defending (and Distorting) Loyalty Adjudication in Court
Chapter 11. Conclusion 000 Notes
Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Index

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