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Perspectives on race and culture in Japanese society

the mass media and ethnicity

by Peter B. Oblas

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Japan,
    • Mass media -- Japan,
    • Japan -- History -- To 645

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-216) and index.

      StatementPeter B. Oblas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS830 .O25 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 220 p. ;
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1112490M
      ISBN 10077348986X
      LC Control Number94038356

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        Racism in the United States played a significant role in World War II. Shortly after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, , President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order , which resulted in the placement of more than , Japanese Americans on the West Coast into detention camps. The president largely made this move because much like Muslim Author: Nadra Kareem Nittle. We have organized society to reproduce and reinforce our racial interests and perspectives. Further, we are centered in all matters deemed normal, universal, benign, neutral and good. Thus, we move through a wholly racialized world with an unracialized identity (e.g. white people can represent all of humanity, people of color can only represent.


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