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Between Two EmpiresRace, History, and Transnationalism in Japanese America$
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Eiichiro Azuma

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780195159400

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195159400.001.0001

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Re-Forming the Immigrant Masses

Re-Forming the Immigrant Masses

The Transnational Construction of a Moral Citizenry

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(p.35) 2 Re-Forming the Immigrant Masses
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Between Two Empires
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Eiichiro Azuma (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195159400.003.0003

This chapter examines the convergence of ideas and practices regarding respective nation-building among the educated elements of Issei men and women, Tokyo's diplomats, and white Californians. It also hopes to shed light on their divergence from ordinary Japanese immigrants, who never seriously heeded the elite vision of ideal citizen-subjects. The formation of Japanese immigrant leadership and community, and moral reform under racial exclusion are discussed.

Keywords:   Japanese, Issei, Japanese men, Japanese women, immigrants, leadership, community, moral reform, racial exclusion

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