Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Kosuke Shimizu, William S. Bradley
      Pages 1-18 Open Access
  3. Theories and Identities

  4. Language and Language Policies

  5. Migration and Citizenship

  6. Afterword

    1. William S. Bradley, Kosuke Shimizu
      Pages 229-231 Open Access
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 232-237

About this book


This book is open access under a CC BY license. This edited collection focuses on theories, language and migration in relation to multiculturalism in Japan and the Asia-Pacific. Each chapter aims to provide alternative understandings to current conflicts that have arisen due to immigration and policies related to education, politics, language, work, citizenship and identity.


Multiculturalism Japan Asia-Pacific Conflict Reconciliation Migration Immigration Identity Inclusion and Exclusion International Relations English Language Policies Foreign Language Education Dual Citizenship Female Immigrant Workers Globalization Japanese Higher Education World Englishes Global Citizenship Global Human Resources education education policy English globalization identity inclusion international relations migration society

Editors and affiliations

  • Kosuke Shimizu
    • 1
  • William S. Bradley
    • 1
  1. 1.Ryukoku UniversityJapan

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