US Religion and the East 3-17

US Religion and the East 3-17 - US Religion and...

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Unformatted text preview: US Religion and the "East" Background issues: Ethnicity Nationality Class Japanese Prison Camps Manzanar, California (194145) Internment camp for "Persons of Japanese Ancestry" Population: 10,046 Anti-German Propaganda World War I Propaganda Poster Fear that German "Kultur" is invading America Another Familiar Example.. Immigration Legislation 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act 188591 Alien contract labor laws 1907 US/Japan "Gentleman's Agreement" 19171924 Quota system established > Becomes increasingly restrictive > All Asians banned except some Japanese Restrictions loosened during 1940s50s 1965 Immigration quotas based on national origin abolished ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course REL 2121 taught by Professor Horton during the Spring '08 term at FSU.

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