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A Discontented Diaspora

Japanese Brazilians and the Meanings of Ethnic Militancy, 1960-1980

by Jeffrey Lesser

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • ASIA,
  • South America,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • Social History,
  • Asian American Studies,
  • JEWISH STUDIES,
  • Race and Ethnicity,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Brazil,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Japanese,
  • National characteristics, Brazilian

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11422438M
    ISBN 10082234081X
    ISBN 109780822340812

    Of the million migrants from the global South, 48 million have moved to other countries in the South, while 52 million have moved to the North (Chikanda and Crush ). A Discontented Diaspora - Japanese Brazilians and the Meanings of Ethnic Militancy, Durham, NC: Duke University Press, Nagata, Yuriko () Review of JEFFERY LESSER.

    Table of Contents for A discontented diaspora: Japanese-Brazilians and the meanings of ethnic militancy, / Jeffrey Lesser, available from the Library of Congress. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. Jeffrey Lesser’s A Discontented Diaspora is outstanding history. He dedicates his book in part to his mentor Warren Dean, who, he notes, ‘‘demand(ed) that his stu-dents look for the agency among historical actors’’ (xi). Lesser has taken the counsel to heart. The Japanese Brazilians (Nikkei) he .

    Jeffrey Lesser, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor, Director of the Halle Institute for Global Research and Learning, and Chair, Department of History; modern Latin American history, focusing on ethnicity, immigration and race, especially in Brazil. My interests surround the construction of national thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.com past work has focused on how ethnic groups understand their own and national space. Dr Yuriko Nagata's research interests include: Japanese diaspora in Australia and Pacific, and culture in Japanese language studies. The Asian diaspora in the Torres Strait (pp. ) Pandanus Books: Canberra, Australia. Nagata, Yuriko (). The Japanese in Torres Strait. A Discontented Diaspora - Japanese Brazilians and the Meanings.


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Sep 09,  · In A Discontented Diaspora, Jeffrey Lesser investigates broad questions of ethnicity, the nature of diasporic identity, and Brazilian culture.

He does so by exploring particular experiences of young Japanese Brazilians who came of age in São Paulo during the s and s, an intensely authoritarian period of military rule.1/5(1).

In A Discontented Diaspora, Jeffrey Lesser investigates broad questions of ethnicity, the nature of diasporic identity, and Brazilian culture. He does so by exploring particular experiences of young Japanese Brazilians who came of age in São Paulo during the s and s, an intensely authoritarian period of military rule.

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He does so by exploring particular experiences of young Japanese Brazilians who came of age in São Paulo during the s and s, an intensely authoritarian period of military thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.com: Duke University Press. “A Discontented Diaspora is an important contribution to our understanding of Brazilian culture and society.” — James N.

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In A Discontented Diaspora, Jeffrey Lesser investigates broad questions of ethnicity, the nature of diasporic identity, and Brazilian thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.com does so by exploring particular experiences of young Japanese Brazilians who came of age in São Paulo during the s and s, an intensely authoritarian period of military rule.1/5(1).

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Dec 03,  · A Discontented Diaspora: Japanese Brazilians and the Meanings of Ethnic Militancy, – Victoria Langland. A Discontented Diaspora: Japanese Brazilians and the Meanings of Ethnic Militancy, – By Jeffrey Lesser. in this book Jeffrey Lesser demonstrates some of the ways in which young Japanese-Brazilians from São Paulo in.

Jan 30,  · A Discontented Diaspora successfully fills out the time gap in his own studies on Japanese immigrants and their descendants, between his previous monograph, Negotiating National Identity (), an examination of pre-war Japanese immigration to Brazil, and his edited volume Searching for Home Abroad (), focused on Japanese Brazilians' "return" labor migrations to.

Jan 30,  · A Discontented Diaspora successfully fills out the time gap in his own studies on Japanese immigrants and their descendants, between his previous monograph, Negotiating National Identity (), an examination of pre-war Japanese immigration to Brazil, and his edited volume Searching for Home Abroad (), focused on Japanese Brazilians Author: Mieko Nishida.

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