Japanese American identity

Identity and values (127)
Japanese American identity (571)

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

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Akiko Kurose Interview I Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-41-5)
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Differences between prewar life and incarceration: learning the value of positive thinking
Lorraine Bannai Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-113-6)
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Avoiding the pigeonhole of racial stereotypes during school years
Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-165-8)
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Feeling racially out of place growing up: "We always had to be careful, 'know our place'"
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
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
Keith One Interview Segment 5 (ddr-chi-1-10-5)
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Being made fun of for ethnicity, realizing Japanese American identity
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 …

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 …

Alice Matsumoto Ando Interview Segment 10 (ddr-one-7-73-10)
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Reflections

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

George Azumano Interview Segment 24 (ddr-one-7-32-24)
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Reflections

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

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