Japanese American identity

Identity and values (110)
Japanese American identity (558)

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Americans of Japanese ancestry, Buddhahead, Japanese American Hibakusha, Kotonk

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Lorraine Bannai Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-113-15)
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Increasing awareness of Japanese American community: "I came from a very unique, special culture that had overcome enormous adversity"
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-170-6)
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Interaction with non-Japanese Americans: schoolmates, church members, neighbors
Kats Kunitsugu - Paul Tsuneishi Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-122-17-5)
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Thoughts on the present-day Japanese American community: "we're in transition"

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily ...

Ruby Inouye Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-143-9)
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Emerging awareness of ethnic differences in grade school; father's emphasis on education
Clifford Uyeda Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-122-19-18)
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The effects of both the resistance movement and the World War II actions of the JACL on Japanese American identity today

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the ...

Lorraine Bannai Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-113-6)
vh Lorraine Bannai Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-113-6)
Avoiding the pigeonhole of racial stereotypes during school years
Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-165-8)
vh Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-165-8)
Feeling racially out of place growing up: "We always had to be careful, 'know our place'"
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