Upsurge of Xenophobia in Contemporary Japan: Its Causes and Uniqueness

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: F203
RC05 Racism, Nationalism and Ethnic Relations (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Kikuko NAGAYOSHI, Tohoku University, Japan and Shunsuke TANABE, Waseda University, Japan
Hirohisa TAKENOSHITA, Sophia University, Japan
Social Structure, Race, and Racial Relations in Japan (Oral Presentation)
Miho IWATA, University of Connecticut, USA

Making"Koreans" in Japan: Policy, Category and Negotiation (Oral Presentation)
Sara PARK, Kyoto University, Japan

An Intertemporal Comparative Analysis of Japanese Xenophobia Between 2009 and 2013 (Oral Presentation)
Shunsuke TANABE, Waseda University, Japan

Causal Relationship Between the Feeling of Alienation and Anti-Foreignism in Contemporary Japan (Oral Presentation)
Kunisuke HAMADA, Tokyo Jogakkan College, Japan

Immigration and Public Opinion in Japan: Keys to Fostering Integration (Oral Presentation)
David GREEN, Nagoya University, Japan