Building Sanctuary: The Movement to Support Vietnam War Resisters in Canada, 1965-73

Building Sanctuary: The Movement to Support Vietnam War Resisters in Canada, 1965-73

By: Jessica Squires (author)Hardback

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Description

This book will appeal to scholars and students interested in Canadianhistory, identity, nationalism, and social movements.

About Author

Jessica Squires is an independent scholar of Canadianpolitical, social, and cultural history who lives and works inGatineau, Quebec.

Contents

Preface Introduction: War Resisters in Context 1 We Help Them Because Their Need Is Great: The CanadianAnti-Draft Movement 2 Transnational Connections: US Groups and OtherCanadian Groups 3 Deserters: Treatment, Tactics, Identity 4 Opening the Border: 1969 5 The Limits of Left Nationalism: The Campaign to Openthe Border 6 Hegemonic Reflections: Inside and Outside theMovement 7 Last Chance to Get Landed: Immigration DepartmentStrategies, Anti-Draft Movement Responses, 1971-73 Conclusion: A Contested Refuge from Militarism Appendices; Notes; Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774825245
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 376
  • ID: 9780774825245
  • weight: 660
  • ISBN10: 0774825243

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