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Introduction: Ethnic Heritage across the Generations: Racialization, Transnationalism, and Homeland

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This introduction provides theoretical background for understanding ethnic heritage differences among different generations of Japanese Americans. It also addresses the importance of ethnic heritage ... More


Ethnic Revival among Fourth-Generation Japanese Americans

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines how fourth-generation yonsei youth are attempting to recover their lost ethnic heritage and reconnect with their ancestral homeland, despite their complete assimilation and ... More


Cultural Cohesive Forces

Harlan Lane, Richard C. Pillard, and Ulf Hedberg

in The People of the Eye: Deaf Ethnicity and Ancestry

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199759293
eISBN:
9780199863372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199759293.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Chapter 1 compares the culture of the Deaf-World to cultural properties of ethnic groups. The terms of comparison include language, bonding to one's kind, cultural rules and values, social ... More


Conclusion: Japanese American Ethnic Legacies and the Future

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Returning to the various factors that cause some generations of Japanese Americans to emphasize ethnic heritage more than others, the concluding chapter reemphasizes that Japanese Americans have not ... More


Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Takeyuki Tsuda

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book explores the contemporary ethnic experiences of Japanese Americans from the second to the fourth generations and the extent to which they remain connected to their ancestral cultural ... More


New “Heads” And Multicultural Navigators: Race, Ethnicity, Poverty, and Social Capital

Prudence L. Carter

in Keepin' It Real: School Success Beyond Black and White

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195168624
eISBN:
9780199943968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168624.003.0034
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter describes low-income African American and Latino students' primary social networks and discusses the so-called multicultural navigators as social capital. It explains that multicultural ... More


Assimilation and Loss of Ethnic Heritage among Third-Generation Japanese Americans

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter focuses on the third-generation sansei, who have followed the assimilative trajectory of their prewar nisei parents. Raised in white, middle-class suburbs, they are well integrated into ... More


Violence in the Home: An Introduction

Karel Kurst-Swanger and Jacqueline L. Petcosky

in Violence in the Home: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195165180
eISBN:
9780199864966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165180.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

This chapter introduces the reader to the complex phenomenon of family violence. It explores the conceptual framework from which the subject matter is approached and working definitions of family and ... More


The Postwar Nisei: Biculturalism and Transnational Identities

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter looks at the postwar second-generation shin-nisei, who are the children of post-1965 Japanese immigrants and came of age in a multicultural and increasingly globalized America at a time ... More


Performative Authenticity and Fragmented Empowerment through Taiko

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

For Japanese Americans, taiko provides an authentic experience of ethnic heritage even though it is not an unchanged cultural tradition that provides a direct link to an ethnic homeland or an ancient ... More


Japanese American Taiko and the Remaking of Tradition

Takeyuki Tsuda

in Japanese American Ethnicity: In Search of Heritage and Homeland Across Generations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479821785
eISBN:
9781479834976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479821785.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter analyzes how later-generation Japanese Americans have enthusiastically embraced taiko in an attempt to recover their cultural heritage, as well as how they have remade and reinvented the ... More


The Gathering of Traditions: The Reciprocal Alliance of History, Ecology, Health, and Community among the Contemporary Chumash

Julianne Cordero

in Religion and Healing in America

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195167962
eISBN:
9780199850150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195167962.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Today, one of the most pernicious stumbling blocks on the path to greater individual and community health in Chumash country is an assumption held by many that (largely non-Indian) social scientists ... More


National identity and the ‘great divide’

Alex J. Bellamy

in The Formation of Croatian National Identity: A Centuries-Old Dream?

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719065026
eISBN:
9781781700440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719065026.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

According to Tom Nairn, ‘the reason why the dispute between modernists and primordialists is not resolved is because it is irresolvable’. Nairn described the so-called ‘Warwick debate’, between ... More


Enchanted Europe

Euan Cameron

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199257829
eISBN:
9780191698477
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257829.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Ideas

Since the dawn of history people have used charms and spells to try to control their environment, and forms of divination to try to foresee the otherwise unpredictable chances of life. Many of these ... More


Performing Jazz Diaspora with Sidney Bechet

Rashida K. Braggs

in Jazz Diasporas: "Race, Music, and Migration in Post-World War II Paris"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520279346
eISBN:
9780520963412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520279346.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter examines the later life and career of New Orleans-style clarinetist and saxophonist Sidney Bechet. The 1949 International Jazz Festival in Paris drew Bechet from New York, seducing him ... More


Prelude

Vibert C. Cambridge

in Musical Life in Guyana: History and Politics of Controlling Creativity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781628460117
eISBN:
9781626746480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628460117.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter explains this book's contribution to the study of the interactions between the national governance practices and musical communities in the Caribbean. Specifically, it examines these ... More


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