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Yoo broadens the scope of Japanese-American history beyond its usual confines to examine how the second generation — the Nisei — has shaped its identity and negotiated its place within American society.

Table of Contents

Preface — Introduction — The ABCs of a Nisei education — Keeping the faith — Making the headlines — The firestorm of war and incarceration — Insiders on the outside, Nisei journalists and wartime editorials — Recording Nisei experiences, the Kikuchi life histories — Epilogue — Notes — Selected bibliography — Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780252068225
Foreword:
Daniels, Roger
Author:
Daniels, Roger
Author:
Yoo, David
Author:
Yoo, David K.
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Location:
Urbana :
Subject:
California
Subject:
History
Subject:
Minority Studies - Ethnic American
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Emigration & Immigration
Subject:
Japanese Americans
Subject:
Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
California History 1850-1950.
Subject:
California Race relations.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies-Immigration
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Asian American Experience Paperback
Series Volume:
105-393
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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