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Rightlessness : testimony and redress in U.S. prison camps since World War II / A. Naomi Paik.

By: Paik, A. Naomi [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Studies in United States culture: Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781469628097; 1469628090.Subject(s): War and emergency legislation -- United States | Detention of persons -- United States | Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation -- United States | Detention of unlawful combatants -- United States | Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States | Haitians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: RightlessnessDDC classification: 345.73/013 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Internment remains : the 1988 Civil Liberties Act and racism re-formed -- Residues of rightlessness : ghosts and the afterlife of internment -- Just to stay alive : Haitian refugees and Guantánamo's carceral quarantine -- Not a place to live : resisting rightlessness through word and body -- Creating the enemy combatant: performances of justice and realities of rightlessness -- Living in a dying situation: preserving life at Guantánamo -- Conclusion.
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Based on author's thesis (doctoral - Yale University, 2009) issued under title: Testifying to rightlessness : redressing the camp in narratives of U.S. culture and law.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Internment remains : the 1988 Civil Liberties Act and racism re-formed -- Residues of rightlessness : ghosts and the afterlife of internment -- Just to stay alive : Haitian refugees and Guantánamo's carceral quarantine -- Not a place to live : resisting rightlessness through word and body -- Creating the enemy combatant: performances of justice and realities of rightlessness -- Living in a dying situation: preserving life at Guantánamo -- Conclusion.

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