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100 1  Yamashita, Bruce I.,|eauthor. 
245 10 Fighting Tradition :|bA Marine's Journey to Justice /
       |cBruce I. Yamashita. 
264  1 Honolulu :|bUniversity of Hawaii Press,|c[2003] 
264  4 |c©2003 
300    1 online resource 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
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505 00 |tFrontmatter --|tContents --|tPrologue --
       |tAcknowledgments --|tIntroduction --|t1. "A Clear 
       Demonstration of Patriotism and Loyalty" --|t2. "Exactly 
       What I Had Expected" --|t3. "Go Back to Your Own Country!"
       --|t4. "The White Boys Still Make the Decisions" --|t5. 
       "Neither Fish Nor Fowl" --|t6. "Urah!" --|t7. "Leadership 
       in Action" --|t8. "The Workhorse" --|t9. "Do You Wanna 
       Quit?" --|t10. "I Guess the Sun Is Still Shining" --|t11. 
       Destined to Fail --|t12. "Too Many JAPS around Here" --
       |t13. "The Writing on the Wall" --|t14. "Disenrolled!" --
       |t15. "Were You Treated Fairly?" --|t16. First Step, False
       Hope --|t17. Decision to Fight --|t18. "My Neck Was on the
       Line" --|t19. Face-Off --|t20. "Totally Unacceptable" --
       |t21. "Barely above Water" --|t22. The Tide Begins to Turn
       --|t23. "Smoking Gun" --|t24. The Naval Discharge Review 
       Board --|t25. The Pressure Mounts --|t26. My Chance to Be 
       Heard --|t27. The Floodgates Open --|t28. A Formal Offer -
       -|t29. Standing Firm --|t30. "We Were on Our Own" --|t31. 
       The Commandant Speaks --|t32. "There Will Be No Ratcheting
       Up" --|t33. Breakthrough --|t34. Calling the Shots --|t35.
       "The Struggle Goes On" --|t36. "Justice Will Triumph!" --
520    Determined to be a U.S. Marine Corps officer, Bruce 
       Yamashita enrolled in Officer Candidate School, where he 
       was the target of persistent racial harassment by officers
       and staff. After enduring nine weeks of emotional and 
       physical abuse, Yamashita was "disenrolled" in April 1989-
       -kicked out of the Marine Corps because of the color of 
       his skin. Fighting Tradition is Yamashita's own story of 
       his courageous struggle to expose a pattern of racial 
       discrimination against minorities that has existed at 
       various levels of the Corps. With the support of a broad 
       coalition of community and civil rights organizations, the
       Hawaii-born law school graduate fought a five-year-long 
       legal, political, and media battle against the military 
       establishment that ended in his commissioning as a captain
       and the revision of Marine Corps policies and procedures. 
       Fighting Tradition not only is a moving story of personal 
       sacrifice and vision, but contributes also both directly 
       and indirectly to our understanding of the complexities of
       institutional racism in a politically conservative, 
       demographically shifting society. It is a unique window 
       into the dynamics of race, government, and the law and a 
       stirring reminder of the importance of political 
       mobilization by the individual to achieve justice. 
546    In English. 
600 10 Yamashita, Bruce I.|xTrials, litigation, etc. 
610 10 United States.|bMarine Corps|xOfficers|vBiography. 
610 10 United States.|bMarine Corps|xLawyers|vBiography. 
650  0 Race discrimination|zUnited States|vCase studies. 
650  0 Japanese Americans|xCivil rights|vCase studies. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
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