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The Resource Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawaii's Cherry Blossom Festival, Christine R. Yano

Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawaii's Cherry Blossom Festival, Christine R. Yano

Label
Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawaii's Cherry Blossom Festival
Title
Crowning the nice girl
Title remainder
gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawaii's Cherry Blossom Festival
Statement of responsibility
Christine R. Yano
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation After World War II, Japanese Americans in Hawai'i sought to carve a positive niche of public citizenship in the community. In 1953 members of the Honolulu Japanese Junior Chamber of Commerce and their wives created a beauty contest, the Cherry Blossom Festival (CBF) Queen Pageant, which quickly became an annual spectacle for the growing urban population of Honolulu
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yano, Christine Reiko
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cherry Blossom Festival (Honolulu, Hawaii)
  • Cherry Blossom Festival (Honolulu, Hawaii)
  • Beauty contests
  • Japanese American women
  • Japanese American women
  • Japanese American women
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Beauty contests
  • Japanese American women
  • Japanese American women
  • Manners and customs
  • Race relations
  • Hawaii
  • Meisjes
  • Exotisme
  • Schoonheidsideaal
  • Japanners
  • Koninginnen (vorstinnen)
  • Hawaii
  • Ethnische Identität
  • Soziale Situation
  • Ethnische Beziehungen
  • Japanerin
  • Schönheitswettbewerb
  • Honolulu, Hawaii
Label
Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawaii's Cherry Blossom Festival, Christine R. Yano
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Sansei dreams of beauty queens and beyond -- Ch. 1. Beauty pageants as spectacles of gender, race/ethnicity, and community -- Ch. 2. Historicizing the Cherry Blossom Festival : engendering the American way of life in postwar Hawai'i -- Ch. 3. The Cherry Blossom Festival as center stage in Hawai'i : 1950s-1960s -- Ch. 4. Herstories I : 1950s-1960s -- Ch. 5. Struggles toward reform : 1970s-1990s -- Ch. 6. Herstories II : 1970s-1990s -- Ch. 7. Controversy and reform : finding a place in the twenty-first century -- Ch. 8. Herstories III : 1999-2000s -- Ch. 9. Crowning the "nice girl" : the politics and poetics of banality -- App. Cherry Blossom Festival queens, 1953-2005
Control code
ocn256819224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824830076
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 10.21313/9780824862060
  • 9780824830076
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62vc1h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)256819224
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawaii's Cherry Blossom Festival, Christine R. Yano
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Sansei dreams of beauty queens and beyond -- Ch. 1. Beauty pageants as spectacles of gender, race/ethnicity, and community -- Ch. 2. Historicizing the Cherry Blossom Festival : engendering the American way of life in postwar Hawai'i -- Ch. 3. The Cherry Blossom Festival as center stage in Hawai'i : 1950s-1960s -- Ch. 4. Herstories I : 1950s-1960s -- Ch. 5. Struggles toward reform : 1970s-1990s -- Ch. 6. Herstories II : 1970s-1990s -- Ch. 7. Controversy and reform : finding a place in the twenty-first century -- Ch. 8. Herstories III : 1999-2000s -- Ch. 9. Crowning the "nice girl" : the politics and poetics of banality -- App. Cherry Blossom Festival queens, 1953-2005
Control code
ocn256819224
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824830076
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 10.21313/9780824862060
  • 9780824830076
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt62vc1h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)256819224
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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