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The Resource Pure beauty : judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants, Rebecca Chiyoko King-O'Riain, (electronic resource)

Pure beauty : judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants, Rebecca Chiyoko King-O'Riain, (electronic resource)

Label
Pure beauty : judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants
Title
Pure beauty
Title remainder
judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Chiyoko King-O'Riain
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
791.6/2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1220.U5
LC item number
K56 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Pure beauty : judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants, Rebecca Chiyoko King-O'Riain, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mccc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/mccc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=310759
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-254) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Negotiating racial hybridity in community beauty pageants -- Race work and the effort of racial claims -- The Japanese American community in transition -- Japanese American beauty pageants in historical perspective -- Cultural impostors and eggs : race without culture and culture without race -- Patrolling bodies : the social control of race through gender -- The "ambassadress" queen : moving authentically between racial communities in the United States and Japan -- Percentages, parts, and power : racial eligibility rules and local versions of Japanese Americanness in context -- Conclusion: Japanese Americanness, beauty pageants, and race work
Control code
EBC310759
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 276 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC310759
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL310759
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10173885
  • (OCoLC)476096146
Label
Pure beauty : judging race in Japanese American beauty pageants, Rebecca Chiyoko King-O'Riain, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mccc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/mccc-ebooks/detail.action?docID=310759
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-254) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Negotiating racial hybridity in community beauty pageants -- Race work and the effort of racial claims -- The Japanese American community in transition -- Japanese American beauty pageants in historical perspective -- Cultural impostors and eggs : race without culture and culture without race -- Patrolling bodies : the social control of race through gender -- The "ambassadress" queen : moving authentically between racial communities in the United States and Japan -- Percentages, parts, and power : racial eligibility rules and local versions of Japanese Americanness in context -- Conclusion: Japanese Americanness, beauty pageants, and race work
Control code
EBC310759
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 276 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC310759
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL310759
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10173885
  • (OCoLC)476096146
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