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Author Onishi, Yuichiro,
Title Transpacific antiracism : Afro-Asian solidarity in twentieth-century Black America, Japan, and Okinawa / Yuichiro Onishi.
Imprint New York : New York University Press, 2013.

Author Onishi, Yuichiro,
Subject Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 -- Political and social views.
African Americans -- Race identity -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Relations with Japanese -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Foreign public opinion, Japanese.
Anti-racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Anti-racism -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Study and teaching -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Okinawa-shi (Japan) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Add Title Afro-Asian solidarity in 20th-century Black America, Japan, and Okinawa
Description 1 online resource (xi, 243 pages) : illustrations
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-232) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Introduction : Du Bois's challenge -- Discourses. New Negro radicalism and pro-Japan provocation ; W.E.B. Du Bois's Afro-Asian philosophy of world history -- Collectives. The making of "colored-internationalism" in postwar Japan ; The presence of (black) liberation in occupied Okinawa -- Conclusion : we who become together.
Summary In this book, the author uncovers a hidden history of Afro-Asian radicalism and internationalism. The book presents arguments about the ways in which the affiliation of kindred spirits across the Pacific enabled anti-racist intellectuals and activists from Japan and the U.S. to forge a new philosophy of world history and formulate practical programs for liberation.
ISBN 9780814762653 (electronic bk.)
0814762654 (electronic bk.)
9780814762660 (electronic bk.)
0814762662 (electronic bk.)
9780814762646
0814762646
1479897329
9781479897322
OCLC # 846495921
Additional Format Print version: Onishi, Yuichiro. Transpacific antiracism. New York : New York University Press, 2013 9780814762646 (DLC) 2012038064 (OCoLC)813220883.


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