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Author Hicks, George.

Title Japan's hidden apartheid : the Korean minority and the Japanese / George Hicks
Published Aldershot ; Brookfield, VT : Ashgate, [1997]
©1997

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Description viii, 175 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Pt. 1. Overview. 1. Japan's hidden minorities. 2. What it means to be a Korean in Japan. 3. Divisions in the Korean community: The Soren, the Mindan, the Mintoren -- Pt. 2. Legal issues. 4. The evolution of the Korean community's legal status. 5. Names. 6. Nationality and naturalization. 7. Alien Registration and immigration control. 8. The vote -- Pt. 3. Conflict between the two cultures. 9. Marriage. 10. Accommodation. 11. The Utoro mass eviction case. 12. Work. 13. Violence and the school system -- Pt. 4. Cultural issues. 14. Education. 15. Religion. 16. Apartheid in death: The Korean atomic bomb memorial. 17. Korean writers in Japanese. 18. Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-170)
Subject Koreans -- Japan -- Ethnic identity.
Koreans -- Ethnic identity.
Koreans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Japan.
Koreans -- Japan -- Social conditions.
Koreans -- Japan.
Race discrimination -- Japan.
Racism -- Japan.
Japan -- Ethnic relations.
Japan -- Race relations.
LC no. 98118696
ISBN 1840141689