作者 Oikawa, Mona, 1955-
書名 Cartographies of violence : Japanese Canadian women, memory, and the subjects of the internment / Mona Oikawa
出版項 Toronto : University of Toronto Press, c2012
國際標準書號 9780802099013 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0802099017 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780802096012 (paper : acid-free paper)
0802096018 (paper : acid-free paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  D768.155.C35 O39 2012    在架上    30530001164300
說明 xvii, 457 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., 2 maps, ports. ; 24 cm
系列 Studies in gender and history
Studies in gender and history
附註 "In 1942, the federal government expelled more than 22,000 Japanese Canadians from their homes in British Columbia. From 1942 to 1949, they were dispossessed, sent to incarceration sites, and dispersed across Canada. Over 4,000 were deported to Japan. Cartographies of Violence analyses the effects of these processes for some Japanese Canadian women. Using critical race, feminist, anti-colonial, and cultural geographic theory, Mona Oikawa deconstructs prevalent images, stereotypes, and language used to describe the 'internment' in ways that masks its inherent violence. Through interviews with women survivors and their daughters, Oikawa analyses recurring themes of racism and resistance, as well as the struggle to communicate what happened. Disturbing and provocative, Cartographies of Violence explores women's memories in order to map the effects of forced displacements, incarcerations, and the separations of family, friends, and communities"--Publisher's website
Includes bibliographical references and index
The forgetting subjects and the subjects forgotten -- The silencing continues : 'speaking for' Japanese Canadian subjects of the internment -- Method, memory, and the subjects of the internment -- Cartographies of violence : creating carceral spaces and expelling Japanese Canadians from the nation -- Gendering the subjects of the internment : the interior camps of British Columbia -- Economies of the carceral : the 'self-support' camps, sugar beet farms, and domestic work -- The known and unknown : subjects lost, subjects re-membered -- 'It is part of my inheritance' : handing down memory of the internment -- 'Crushing the white wall with our names' : re-membering the internment in white spaces -- Conclusion: Re-membering the subjects of the 'internment'
主題 Japanese -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Japanese -- Canada -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Women -- Canada -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Japanese -- Canada -- Interviews
Women -- Canada -- Interviews
Women concentration camp inmates -- Canada -- Interviews
Collective memory -- Canada
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Canada
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Canada
Canada -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century