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Demobilization, Rising Expectations, and Postwar Realities

Shirley Ann Wilson Moore

in To Place Our Deeds: The African American Community in Richmond, California, 1910-1963

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520215658
eISBN:
9780520927124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520215658.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The most instant penalty of demobilization for black Richmondites was a sharp decline in economic stability and severely strained marriages and families. Many black Richmondites credited racially ... More


A Fight on All Fronts: The Chinese Civil War, Restored Migration, and Emigration as National Policy

Meredith Oyen

in The Diplomacy of Migration: Transnational Lives and the Making of U.S.-Chinese Relations in the Cold War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501700149
eISBN:
9781501701474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501700149.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the reopening of transportation leading to repatriation and new migration during the Chinese civil war. China endured four years of civil war on the heels of its eight-year ... More


“Put Fighting Blood in Your Business”: The U.S. War Department and the Reemployment of World War I Soldiers

Nancy Gentile Ford

in Veterans' Policies, Veterans' Politics: New Perspectives on Veterans in the Modern United States

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813042077
eISBN:
9780813043456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813042077.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The demobilization of some four million American soldiers at the end of World War I occurred simultaneously with widespread social unrest, rising unemployment, and economic hardship characterized by ... More


Initial Challenges: Postwar and Demobilization Planning

in From Hot War to Cold: The U.S. Navy and National Security Affairs, 1945–1955

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756662
eISBN:
9780804770965
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756662.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the U.S. Navy's postwar and demobilization planning process, which began with the creation of Harry Yarnell's Special Planning Section under Vice Chief of Naval Operations ... More


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