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HSS-11.7.5 (History–Social Science)

Standard Identifier: HSS-11.7.5
Content Area: History–Social Science
Grade: 11
Course: United States History and Geography: Continuity and Change in the Twentieth Century, Grade 11

Overarching Standard:
HSS-11.7 Students analyze America’s participation in World War II.

Discuss the constitutional issues and impact of events on the U.S. home front, including the internment of Japanese Americans (e.g., Fred Korematsu v. United States of America) and the restrictions on German and Italian resident aliens; the response of the administration to Hitler’s atrocities against Jews and other groups; the roles of women in military production; and the roles and growing political demands of African Americans.

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