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The construction of racial identities in China and Japan

by Frank Dikötter

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Published by Hong Kong University Press in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology,
  • Chinese,
  • Race identity,
  • Jews

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Frank Dikötter ; consulting editor, Barry Sautman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS730 C64 1997b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 217 p.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27026884M
    ISBN 109622094430
    ISBN 109789622094437
    OCLC/WorldCa39861261

    Myths of Descent, Racial Nationalism and Ethnic Minorities in the People's Republic of China, in Frank Dikötter (ed.), The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, pp. 75–95, ISBN China in the World Guidelines for reading report four In this reading report, you will summarize and evaluate the argument in the reading assigned for November 7: Frank Dikötter, “Racial Discourse in China: Continuities and Permutations,” in Dikötter, ed. The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan (Hawaii, ), pp.

    Myths of descent, racial nationalism and ethnic minorities in the People’s Republic of China. In Dikotter, F. (Ed.), The construction of racial identities in China and Cited by: 1. Book Review: Preschool in Three Cultures Revisited: China, Japan and the United StatesTobin, Joseph, Hsueh Yeh and Karasawa, Mayumi Article in Journal of Early Childhood Research 8(3)

      The chapters in this book illustrate how these seven perspectives differ, as well as overlap. *Part I explores ethnicity and race as important variables in explaining minority students' academic performance and schooling in the United States and China. *Part II focuses on ethnic and racial identity issues in Israel, Japan, and South Edition: 1st Edition.   Author of Narcotic culture, Construction of Racial Identities in China And Japan, Exotic commodities, Crime, Punishment and the Prison in China, Nationalism in China (Historical Connections), The Discourse of Race in Modern China, Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe,


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See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: Far from being a negligible aspect of contemporary identity, racialised senses of belonging have often been the very foundation of national, identity in East Asia in the twentieth century.

As this volume shows, the construction of symbolic boundaries between racial categories has undergone many transformations in China and Japan, but the attempt to rationalise and rank real and imagined. The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan.

In this Book. Additional Information. shows that the construction of symbolic boundaries between racial categories has undergone many transformations in China and Japan, but the attempt to rationalize and rank differences between population groups remains widespread.

Cited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Four of the chapters in this book were first presented at the "International Conference on Racial Identities in East Asia" held in Hong Kong on November "--Pv. This study of the construction of racial identities in China and Japan, provides an understanding of the attitudes and beliefs that shape China's view of itself and how it demands to be seen by other It also offers analyses of the "united race" rhetoric of Japanese uniqueness.

Frank Dikötter has put together an excellent collection of articles about the development of racial and national identities in China and Japan.

Starting from where Western scholars fear to tread but need to go, he asserts in the introduction that dismissing the development of racial (or racist) attitudes in Asia as the mere extension of 5/5. identities, racial discourse essentialises presumed biological features.

Racial theories attempt to root culture in nature, to equate social groups with biological units, and give primacy to the imagined or real congenital endowments of people. In Su Xiaokang's recent definition of China given above, human beings do not have aFile Size: KB.

The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan F. Dikotter Published by Hong Kong University Press, HKU Dikotter, F. The Construction of Racial Identities in China and by: The construction of symbolic boundaries between racial categories has undergone many transformations in China and Japan, but this text shows how the attempt to rationalise and rank differences between population groups remains widespread.

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Far from being a negligible aspect of contemporary identity, racialised senses ofbelonging have often been the very foundation ofnational identity in East Asia in the twentieth century. As this volume shows, the construction of symbolic boundaries between racial categories has undergone many transformations in China and Japan, but the attempt to rationahse and rank real and imagined.

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" And is the director of the Contemporary China Institute. He has written The Discourse of Race in Modern China () and Sex, Culture, and Modernity in China: Medical Science and the Construction of Sexual Identities in the Early Republican Period ().

He recently edited a book entitled The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan: Historical and Contemporary Cited by: Social Construction of Race and Minorities in Japan ª Blackwell Publishing Ltd Sociology Compass 7/2 (): –, /soc In ⁄the Japanese government.

UNSPECIFIED () The construction of racial identities in China and Japan. CHINA QUARTERLY (). ISSN Research output not available from this repository, contact author. title = "Constructing nationhood in modern East Asia", abstract = "This is an interdisciplinary study of the cultural politics of nationalism and national identities in modern East Asia.

Combining theoretical insights with empirical research, it explores the cultural dimensions of nationhood and identity-making in China, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong Cited by: The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan Far from being a negligible aspect of contemporary identity, racialised senses ofbelonging have often been the very foundation ofnational identity in East Asia in the twentieth century.

This article provides an overview of the state of the field of racial and other minorities in Japan – a field that has developed in English mostly since the s. The construction of race in Japan conflates race, ethnicity, language, culture, class, and by: 6.Chiang Kai-shek (), the effective head of the Nationalist Republic from to and the leader of the Guomindang, clearly expressed this vision of the nation as a culturally diverse but racially unified entity in his important work entitled China s Destiny, written during the fight against Japan in the Second World War.Dikötter, Frank.

The Construction of Racial Identities in China and Japan: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i, Print. Gladney, Dru. “Representing Nationality in China: Refiguring Majority/ Minority Identities.” Journal of Asian Studies (): Print.

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