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Japanese Americans : the history and culture of a people / Jonathan H.X. Lee, editor.

Other author/creatorLee, Jonathan H. X., editor.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2018]
Description1 online resource
Supplemental Content Ebook Central
Contents pt. 1. Context of Japanese emigration : coming to America -- pt. 2. Political activity and economic life : business endeavors and involvement in American politics -- pt. 3. Cultural and religions life : people, institutions, and organizations -- ch. 4. Literature, the arts, popular culture, and sports : people, movement, and expressions of identity.
Abstract This book presents the Japanese American experience--from immigration, to discrimination, to adaptation and achievement. It highlights the contributions of Japanese Americans in history, civil rights, politics, economic development, arts, literature, film, popular culture, sports, and religious landscapes. It captures the essence of everyday life for Japanese Americans as they have adjusted their identities, established communities, and interacted with other ethnic groups.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Source of descriptionOnline resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 30, 2017).
Issued in other formPrint version: Japanese Americans. Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, 2017 9781440841897
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2017042430
ISBN9781440841903 (electronic book)
ISBN144084190X (electronic book)
ISBN(hardcover alkaline paper)

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