Racialized Bodies and Phantom Limb Citizenship: The Case of the Filipino World War II Veterans

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Valiente-Neighbours, Jimiliz Maramba;
(2016)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Sociology | body | citizenship | empire | Filipino | race | veterans

The United States recruited more than half a million Filipino soldiers and guerrillas in the Philippines during World War II with the promise of American citizenship in return for their wartime service. Even after the official victory of the United States and its allies... View more
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