"Little Island into Mighty Base": Indigeneity, Race, and U.S. Empire in Guam, 1944-1962

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Flores, Alfred Peredo;
(2015)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: American history | History of Oceania | Ethnic studies | Empire | Immigration | Indigeneity | Labor | Race

This dissertation examines the creation of Guam’s post-World War II multiracial society through Chamorro land stewardship and the recruitment of non-local labor. This tiny 212-square-mile island in the western Pacific became a crucible of American empire that connected... View more
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