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The governing of men
general principles and recommendations based on experience at a Japanese relocation camp
Alexander H. Leighton

Published 1968 by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The story of Poston. Evacuation ; Beginning of Poston ; "Intake" ; Early days ; Community planning ; Self-government ; Social organization ; Social disorganization ; Fires ; Beginning of the strike ; Deadlock ; End of the strike ; Self-management after the strike ; Reconsideration
Principles and recommendations. Fundamental postulate ; Individuals under stress ; Systems of belief under stress ; Social organization under stress.

Edition Notes

"Princeton paperback edition, 1968."

"Applied anthropology in a dislocated community, by Alexander H. Leighton and Edward H. Spicer": p. [371]-397.

Bibliography: p. 369-370.

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D809.J3 L4 1968

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xvi, 404 p. :
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