Enfolding silence: the transformation of Japanese American religion and art under oppression

Japanese Americans have developed complex silences in response to social and religious marginalization. Utilizing histories and ethnographies of Japanese American arts - gardening, origami, jazz, and monuments - 'Enfolding Silence' uncovers silences that are mixtures of silences from relig...

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Main Author: Esaki, Brett J. (Author)
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: New York, NY Oxford University Press 2016
Series/Journal:American Academy of Religion
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B USA / Japanese / Marginal group / Racism / Religion / Art
Further subjects:B Silence ; Social aspects ; United States ; History
B Marginality, Social United States History
B Japanese Americans Religion
B Arts, Japanese ; United States ; History
B Japanese Americans ; Religion
B Social change United States History
B Racism ; United States ; History
B United States ; Race relations ; History
B Arts and society United States History
B Japanese Americans ; Intellectual life
B Arts and society ; United States ; History
B Japanese Americans Intellectual life
B Japanese Americans Social conditions
B Social change ; United States ; History
B Japanese Americans ; Social conditions
B Silence Social aspects United States History
B United States Race relations History
B Racism United States History
B Marginality, Social ; United States ; History
B Arts, Japanese United States History
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System; OUP)
Parallel Edition:Print version: 9780190251420
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Summary:Japanese Americans have developed complex silences in response to social and religious marginalization. Utilizing histories and ethnographies of Japanese American arts - gardening, origami, jazz, and monuments - 'Enfolding Silence' uncovers silences that are mixtures of silences from religion, art, and oppression
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
Previously issued in print: 2016
Zielgruppe - Audience: Specialized
ISBN:0190251352
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190251420.001.0001