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.
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 Social change (United States) History
B Silence ; Social aspects ; United States ; History
B Arts and society (United States) History
B Japanese Americans Intellectual life
B Arts, Japanese ; United States ; History
B Japanese Americans ; Religion
B Racism ; United States ; History
B United States ; Race relations ; History
B Japanese Americans Religion
B Marginality, Social (United States) History
B Japanese Americans ; Intellectual life
B Arts and society ; United States ; History
B United States Race relations History
B Social change ; United States ; History
B Japanese Americans ; Social conditions
B Arts, Japanese (United States) History
B Japanese Americans Social conditions
B Marginality, Social ; United States ; History
B Racism (United States) History
B Silence Social aspects (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 indexPreviously issued in print: 2016Zielgruppe - Audience: Specialized
ISBN:0190251352
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190251420.001.0001