TITLE

In the Twilight Zone between Black and White: Japanese American Resettlement and Community in Chicago, 1942-1945

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, Charlotte
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Journal of American History;Mar2000, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p1655
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the evolution of inbetweenness of Japanese Americans amid the cross pressures of their resettlement in Chicago, Illinois during World War II. Chicago's black-white stratification and the acceptance of Japanese American resettlers; Implication of white hostility and housing segregation for Japanese Americans; Impact of the internment on the social and economic world of Japanese Americans.
ACCESSION #
3066245

 

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