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Multiculturalism and Conflict Reconciliation in the Asia-Pacific

Migration, Language and Politics

Editors: Shimizu, K., Bradley, W. (Eds.)

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This book is open access under a CC BY license. This edited collection focuses on theories, language and migration in relation to multiculturalism in Japan and the Asia-Pacific. Each chapter aims to provide alternative understandings to current conflicts that have arisen due to immigration and policies related to education, politics, language, work, citizenship and identity.

About the authors

Takumi Honda, Ryukoku University, Japan Lee Gunderson, University of British Columbia, Canada Toshinobu Nagamine, Kumamoto University, Japan Mitsunori Takakuwa, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan Rieko Karatani, Kansai University, Japan Maria Reinaruth D. Carlos, Ryukoku UniversityJapan Shincha Park Binghamton University-SUNY, USA Julian Chapple, Ryukoku University, Japan

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Shimizu, Kosuke (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • Multicultural Coexistence in Japan: Follower, Innovator, or Reluctant Late Adopter?

    Bradley, William S.

    Pages 21-43

  • A Critical Analysis of Multiculturalism and Deviant Identities: Untold Stories of Japanese Americans without Nations

    Honda, Takumi

    Pages 44-61

  • Theorizing Multiculturalism: Modeling the Dynamics of Inclusion and Exclusion in School-Based Multicultural Settings

    Gunderson, Lee

    Pages 62-78

  • Who Owns Our Tongue? English, Academic Life, and Subjectivity

    Shimizu, Kosuke

    Pages 81-98

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  • ISBN 978-1-137-40360-5
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-46462-0
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Multiculturalism and Conflict Reconciliation in the Asia-Pacific
Book Subtitle
Migration, Language and Politics
Editors
  • K. Shimizu
  • W. Bradley
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and the Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-40360-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-137-40360-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-40359-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-46462-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 237
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