lecture923

lecture923 - Lecture September 23, 2003 Asian American...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lecture – September 23, 2003 Asian American Studies 20a Immigration Japanese - By 1945 75% of Japanese in Hawaii lost their land - Reasons – o Japanese Imperialism – 1875 Treaty of Khagua. (A) gave them trading rights (B) extra territory (C) more ports (D) 1905- territory , 1910- Japanization – gave Koreans Japanese names , teachers, etc. Ethnic conversion (E) 2.5 million Koreas living in Japan after WWII , recruited or made into volunteers for the War (F) 400,000 Koreans enlisted as comfort women for Japanese Army ( sex slaves) a. Never got apology from the Japanese o To check Japanese labor military (A) When Japanese found out, jpanese stopped issuing passports to Koreans and Korean immigration stopped. Immigration mainly between 1903- 1905 (81,000) (B) Koreans considered to be Japanese until got their own identity in 1952. Like the Japanese, they couldn’t be citizens until the Japanese could. Some even put into internment camps. o
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course AS AM 1 taught by Professor Zhao during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.

Page1 / 3

lecture923 - Lecture September 23, 2003 Asian American...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online