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Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas

An Illustrated History of the Nikkei

by Kikumura-Yano Akemi

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Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian studies,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Reference works,
  • United States - General,
  • Japanese,
  • Genealogy,
  • Social Science,
  • Reference,
  • Sociology,
  • Japan,
  • Latin America,
  • North America,
  • North American,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Children of immigrants,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • America,
  • History,
  • Immigrants

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8007139M
    ISBN 100759101493
    ISBN 109780759101494

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    The Nikkei include all of the world's Japanese immigrants and their descendants. The Issei were born in Japan, and their cultural perspective was primarily Japanese; but they were in America by choice. ii JACL | A Lesson in American History: The Japanese American Experience In this study guide students will be reminded that the actions of foreign nations often hold consequences for their descendants living in the United States. This is especially true for groups that are physically iden-tifiable. For example, just as Japanese Americans were.

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Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas by Kikumura-Yano Akemi Download PDF EPUB FB2

Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas: An Illustrated History of the Nikkei Hardcover – J by Akemi Kikumura-Yano (Editor), Senator Daniel K. Inouye (Foreword), Gary Y.

Okihiro (Contributor), Eiichiro Azuma et al (Contributor), Isabel Laumonier (Contributor), Iyo Kunimoto (Contributor), Masato Ninomiya (Contributor), Audrey Kobayashi (Contributor), Naomi 5/5(1).

This encyclopedia is an important contribution to the study of the Nikkei, the descendants of the Japanese, who settled in the various countries of the Americas. Nikkei in their respective country who wrote about their own history and experiences developed each of Author: Akemi Kikumura-Yano.

Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas: An Illustrated History of the Nikkei Akemi Kikumura-Yano (Editor), Senator Daniel K. Inouye (Foreword), Gary Y. Okihiro (Contributor), Eiichiro Azuma et al (Contributor), Isabel Laumonier (Contributor), Iyo Kunimoto (Contributor), Masato Ninomiya (Contributor), Audrey Kobayashi (Contributor).

Buy Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas by Akemi Kikumura-Yano, Senator Daniel K. Inouye from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: * Bc Reviews, October * This encyclopedia is an important contribution to the study of the Nikkei, the descendants of the Japanese, who settled in the various countries of the Americas.

Nikkei in their respective country who wrote about their own history and experiences developed each of. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas: An Illustrated History of the Nikkei at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

Up to 90% off Textbooks at Amazon Canada. Plus, free two-day shipping for six months when you sign up for Amazon Prime for Students.5/5(1). This book addresses the forced removal and confinement of Japanese Americans during World War II—a topic significant to all Americans, regardless of race or internment of Japanese Americans was a violation of the Constitution and its guarantee of equal protection under the law—yet it was authorized by a presidential order, given substance by an act of Congress, and affirmed by.

13 Japanese Internment in America. From toover one hundred and twenty thousand Japanese Americans living along the Pacific Coast were detained in internment camps (places in which people are confined in wartime) by the United States government.

In Canada, about twenty-three thousand people of Japanese descent were removed from their homes in British Columbia and. Japanese American internment, the forced relocation by the U.S. government of thousands of Japanese Americans to detention camps during World War II. Between anda total of 10 camps were opened, holding approximatelyJapanese Americans in California, Arizona, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, and Arkansas.

The Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy is a six-volume compendium of vital facts relating to some of the Quaker meetings in a few states. What You Can Find in the Records. Hinshaw’s Encyclopedia does not include images of the meeting minutes. Copyists abridged the relevant details onto cards which were assembled into alphabetical order by surname, within each meeting.

Encyclopedia of Japanese American history by Brian Niiya,Facts on File edition, in English - Updated ed. Michi Weglyn, a Japanese American who had been incarcerated at the Gila River War Relocation Center, suggested in her book, Years of Infamy, that the Japanese Latin Americans had been "kidnapped." [13] Nevertheless, the United States refused to accept responsibility, placing the blame instead on countries like Peru.

Largely excluded from. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Nikkei is derived from the term nikkeijin (日系人) in Japanese, used to refer to Japanese people who emigrated from Japan and their descendants.

[50] [51] Emigration refers to permanent settlers, excluding transient Japanese :  Jennifer Raff. Jennifer is a geneticist who specialises in the study of human variation among contemporary and ancient populations.

Wed 15 Nov EST Last modified on Wed 14 Feb EST. Monica Sone's Nisei Daughter is a memoir about growing up as a Japanese American in the United States prior to and during World War II. The author, born on American soil to Japanese immigrant parents, is a Nisei, or second-generation Japanese American.

Herparents, as first-generation Japanese immigrants to America, are considered Issei. ↑ Jesus K. Akachi, Carlos T. Kasuga, Manuel S. Murakami, Maria Elena Ota Mishima, Enrique Shibayama, René Tanaka, "Japanese Mexican Historical Overview," in Encyclopedia of Japanese Descendants in the Americas, edited by Akemi Kikumura-Yano (Walnut Creek, Calif.: AltaMira Press, ), ; Steven R.

Niblo, "Allied Policy Toward Axis. Get this from a library. Encyclopedia of Japanese American history: an A-to-Z reference from to the present.

[Brian Niiya; Japanese American National Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.);]. Daniel M. Masterson, author of The Japanese in Latin America, wrote that many of the Issei stayed after the war ended because they became used to contact with the Japanese community and that many Issei were too old to restart their lives on the former seized lands.

As I read the comment listed here I watch the back and forth of New Zealand, Tonga, Samoa, Tahiti and Hawai’i. It would help considerably that when you speak of Polynesians you need to realize that all the way up until the early 20th century there had been inter-island travel thus inter-island connections via language, bloodlines-ali’i/royalty, na koa/warrior and kahuna/preistly and.Racism and xenophobia, but also resilience and community building, characterize the return of thousands of Japanese Americans, or Nikkei, to the West Coast after World War II.

Although the specific histories of different regions shaped the resettlement experiences for Japanese Americans, Los Angeles provides an instructive case study. For generations, the City of Angels has been home to one of.This list should really just be called best American books as authors appear more than once and that seems to be the way the ranking works.

Also Ian Banks (author of the wasp factory #82) is not American he is Scottish so he shouldn't be on here, however good/relevant to this list his book may be.