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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Charles S. Young.

in Name, Rank, and Serial Number

May 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Military History. 3536 words.

In both the Korean and Vietnam wars, some prisoners collaborated with the enemy. Why were POWs villains after Korea, but heroes after Vietnam? Returning prisoners as a group were suspected...

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Charles S. Young.

in Name, Rank, and Serial Number

May 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Military History. 4897 words.

For concerned cold warriors, Korea POWs represented a double vulnerability. They collaborated with the enemy and then a sentimental public made excuses for them. The supposed weakness in...

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Digital Resources: The Sandino Rebellion Digital Historical Archive, Nicaragua, 1927–1934

Michael J. Schroeder.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); Social and Cultural History; Public History; Military History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 9153 words.

From May 1927 to December 1932, the Nicaraguan nationalist Augusto C. Sandino waged guerrilla war against the U.S. Marines and Guardia Nacional de Nicaragua to expel the “Yankee invaders”...

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