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Race, Ethnicity and Migration in Modern Japan Japan, Race and Identity (Routledge Library of Modern Japan) by Michael Weiner

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Written in English


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Number of Pages1336
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ISBN 100415208548
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  This book examines underlying assumptions. The author provides an analysis of racial discourse in Japan, its articulation and re-articulation over the past century, against the background of labour migration from the colonial periphery. He deconstructs the myth of a `Japanese race'. Today, the idea of monoethnicity is largely viewed as a “myth”, and no longer has serious political or social meaning. In fact, after a long history of downplaying (if not denying) the existence of ethnic minorities, there is now renewed interest in examining race and ethnic relations in Japan. This chapter is devoted to the description of these ethnic groups and their role in Japanese society. Here is a short, simple book examining the role and place of the ever-growing Japanese-Brazilian population in Japan. Overall, it is a well written piece of work that I found helpful in my reseach. Although it is not the most comprehensive book on Japan's new ethnic minoritiy population,the Brazilians, Roth's work is worthwhile s: 5. Race, Ethnicity and Migration in Modern Japan: Japan, Race and Identity by Michael Weiner (Editor).