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Race, Rights, And Reparation / Edition 1
     

Race, Rights, And Reparation / Edition 1

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by Eric K. Yamamoto, Jerry Kang, Carol L. Izumi, Margaret Chon, Jerry Kang
 

ISBN-10: 0735523932

ISBN-13: 9780735523937

Pub. Date: 06/06/2001

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

The balance between civil liberties and national security is scrutinized in this, the first comprehensive course book ever published to critically explore the legal, ethical, and social ramifications of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II and the successful reparations movement of the 1980s.

The book features:
• an outstanding

Overview

The balance between civil liberties and national security is scrutinized in this, the first comprehensive course book ever published to critically explore the legal, ethical, and social ramifications of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II and the successful reparations movement of the 1980s.

The book features:
• an outstanding author team - all are noted scholars in this and other fields of law
• a rich pedagogy that includes thematic overviews, socio-historic background, in-depth study modules, cases, original documents and photographs, questions, and commentary
• an interdisciplinary approach that includes scholarship from sociology and history as well as law review articles and cases
• a discussion of how areas of law construct race and how political and social contexts shape and influence the law
• issues of tremendous contemporary significance - such as the treatment of Arab-Americans during wartime and the prosecution of Chinese-American scientist Wen Ho Lee for espionage
• analysis of the impact of Japanese-American redress on African-American reparations claims

A Teacher's Manual that includes:
• guidance for teaching each chapter
• suggestions for how to make optimal use of study manuals
• explanations and analysis that address questions raised in the book

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735523937
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
06/06/2001
Series:
Aspen Elective Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
530
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

PART I: CONTEXT

Chapter 1. Race, Rights and Reparation: An Overview

A. Race

B. Rights

C. Reparation

Chapter 2. An Historical Introduction

A. Asian American Legal History: An Overview

B. Study Modules

PART II: INTERNMENT

Chapter 3: The Internment Cases

A. From Pearl Harbor to the Assembly Centers: An Overview

B. Study Modules

Chapter 4: The Internment Camps

A. Overview: From the Assembly Centers to Resettlement

B. Study Modules

PART III: REDRESS

Chapter 5: The Coram Nobis Cases

A. Japanese American Redress: An Overview

B. Judicial Declaration of Injustice: The Coram Nobis Litigation

C. Study Modules: Coram Nobis Litigation

Chapter 6 Reparations

A. Japanese American Redress, Continued: An Overview

B. Study Madules: Forms of Reparations

Chapter 7 Race, Rights and Liberty: Contemporary Issues

A. Korematsu as Precedent: An Overview

B. Study Modules: Is it Happening Again?: Other Racial Groups' Experiences

Table of Cases

Table of Authorities

Glossary

Index

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