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Author Kurashige, Lon, 1964-

Title Japanese American celebration and conflict [electronic resource] : a history of ethnic identity and festival, 1934-1990 / Lon Kurashige.

Published Berkeley, Cal. : University of California Press, ©2002.

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Physical description 1 online resource (xxii, 274 pages) : illustrations.
Series American crossroads ; 8
American crossroads ; 8.
Books at JSTOR All Purchased
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-263) and index.
Contents Illustrations; Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Problem of Racial Rearticulation; One: Succeeding Immigrants: Ethnic Leadership and the Origins of Nisei Week; Two: Rise and Fall of Biculturalism: Consumption, Socialization, and Americanism; Three: War and the American Front: Collaboration, Protest, and Class in the Internment Crisis; Four: Defining Integration: The Return of Nisei Week and Remaking of Japanese American Identity; Five: The New Cosmopolitanism: From Heterodoxy to Orthodoxy.
Summary Do racial minorities in the United States assimilate to American values and institutions, or do they retain ethnic ties and cultures? In exploring the Japanese American experience, Lon Kurashige recasts this tangled debate by examining what assimilation and ethnic retention have meant to a particular community over a long period of time.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Japanese Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Japanese Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Japanese Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Ethnic identity.
Ethnic festivals -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Citizens' associations -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Humaniora Historie.
Electronic books.
History.
ISBN 9780520926479
0520926471
9780520227422
0520227425
9780520227439
0520227433
1597346896
9781597346894