Looking beyond the mask : when American women marry Japanese men / Nancy Brown Diggs

Author(s): Diggs, Nancy Brown
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Subjects: Interracial marriage--United States
Interracial marriage--Japan
Women, White--United States--Attitudes
Men--Japan--Attitudes
Japanese Americans--Marriage customs and rites
Japanese American families
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Albany : State University of New York Press, c2001
LC Classification: H, HQ
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
Pt. I. Beginnings
1. Love Stories 7
2. In-Laws 25
Pt. II. Culture Shock
3. Customs and Manners 45
4. Values 61
5. Living Conditions 75
6. Medical Matters 89
7. Religion 99
8. Communication 113
9. Sex and Gender 125
Pt. III. Children
10. Mother's Role 143
11. Being Different 155
Pt. IV. Meeting the Challenge
12. What It Takes 171
13. Can We Go Home Again? 185
14. The Gains 193
15. Looking Ahead 199
Conclusion 203
Notes 211
References 217
Index 225
Notes: LCCN: 00067104
ISBN: 0791450708 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0791450694 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-223) and index
Physical Description: vi, 231 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 45437365
ISBN/ISSN: 0791450708
0791450694

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