By Nobuko Adachi
Adachi explores the motivations for racial and ethnic boundary-making dependent totally on values and rules instead of only physiological positive aspects via targeting Kubo and its advertising of supposedly conventional jap cultural values, even with the commune being positioned within the inside of Brazil. to do that she contains notions from linguistic anthropology and sociolinguistics, together with difficulties of language upkeep, the relationships among language and symbolic strength, and the intricacies of language and gender. Doing so is helping theorize the tensions among hybridity and purity entailed within the complexities of identification dynamics.
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Ethnic Capital in a Japanese Brazilian Commune: Children of Nature (AsiaWorld) by Nobuko Adachi