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Multiculturalism in the new Japan

Multiculturalism in the new Japan

crossing the boundaries within

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Published by Berghahn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Multiculturalism -- Japan,
  • Japan -- Ethnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Nelson Graburn, John Ertl, R. Kenji Tierney.
    SeriesAsian anthropologies -- vol. 6
    ContributionsGraburn, Nelson H. H., Ertl, John., Tierney, R. Kenji.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1271 .M8433 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17844962M
    ISBN 101845452267
    LC Control Number2006100544

      Multiculturalism is a society that consists of many various cultures. And they coexist together. Recently in the world, there are many multicultural cities, such as New York, Los Angeles, London, and Hong Kong. However, Japan is not considered to be the multicultural society, even the biggest city in Japan, Tokyo.


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