Us, Hawai'i-born Japanese

Storied Identities of Japanese American Elderly from a Sugar Plantation Community

By Gaku Kinoshita

© 2006 – Routledge

300 pages | 5 B/W Illus.

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780415654739
pub: 2012-12-15
Hardback: 9780415977982
pub: 2006-02-28

About the Book

This is a book about the collective identities of Japanese American elderly in a former sugar plantation community in the rural town of Puna, Hawai'i.

About the Author

Gaku Kinoshita was born in Japan and educated in both Japan and the US. He earned his Ph.D. in anthropology at the university of Hawai'i at Manoa.

About the Series

Studies in Asian Americans

Reconceptualizing Culture, History, Politics

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gerontology
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies