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

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

Label
Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawai'i's Cherry Blossom Festival
Title
Crowning the nice girl
Title remainder
gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawai'i's Cherry Blossom Festival
Statement of responsibility
Christine R. Yano
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Yano, Christine Reiko
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1220.U5
LC item number
Y36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cherry Blossom Festival (Honolulu, Hawaii)
  • Beauty contests
  • Japanese American women
  • Japanese American women
  • Japanese American women
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
  • Honolulu (Hawaii)
  • Meisjes
  • Exotisme
  • Schoonheidsideaal
  • Japanners
  • Koninginnen (vorstinnen)
  • Hawaii
Label
Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawai'i's Cherry Blossom Festival, Christine R. Yano
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-286) and index
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
62782161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 294 p.
Isbn
9780824830595
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005037657
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62782161
Label
Crowning the nice girl : gender, ethnicity, and culture in Hawai'i's Cherry Blossom Festival, Christine R. Yano
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-286) and index
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
62782161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 294 p.
Isbn
9780824830595
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005037657
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62782161

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