ERIC Number: EJ536747
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The 1944 Nisei Draft at Heart Mountain, Wyoming: Its Relationship to the Historical Representation of the World War II Japanese American Evacuation.
Hansen, Arthur A.
OAH Magazine of History, v10 n4 p48-60 Sum 1996
Presents a lesson plan that not only illuminates a little-known incident in Asian American history but also questions how history is constructed and communicated. Provides an excellent historical account of the draft resistance movement within the Nisei internment camps during World War II. Includes handouts and discussion questions. (MJP)
Descriptors: Activism, Citizen Participation, Citizenship Responsibility, Civil Disobedience, Civil Rights, Dissent, Ethnic Discrimination, Ethnic Groups, Ethnicity, Group Unity, Instructional Materials, Japanese Americans, Military Service, Patriotism, Undergraduate Study, United States History, World War II
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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