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 Canadian history, identity, nationalism, and social movements.

About Author

Jessica Squires is an independent scholar of Canadian political, social, and cultural history who lives and works in Gatineau, Quebec.

Contents

Preface Introduction: War Resisters in Context 1 We Help Them Because Their Need Is Great: The Canadian Anti-Draft Movement 2 Transnational Connections: US Groups and Other Canadian Groups 3 Deserters: Treatment, Tactics, Identity 4 Opening the Border: 1969 5 The Limits of Left Nationalism: The Campaign to Open the Border 6 Hegemonic Reflections: Inside and Outside the Movement 7 Last Chance to Get Landed: Immigration Department Strategies, 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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