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Japan and the California Problem by Iyenaga

Japan and The California Problem

By T. Iyenaga, Ph.D. Professorial Lecturer in the Department of Political Science, University of Chicago

and

Kenoske Sato, M.A. Formerly Fellow in the University of Chicago

G. P. Putnam's Sons New York and London The Knickerbocker Press 1921

Copyright, 1921 by G. P. Putnam's Sons

_Printed in the United States of America_

CONTENTS

PAGE

CHAPTER I

INTRODUCTORY 3

CHAPTER II

JAPANESE TRAITS AND PHILOSOPHY OF LIFE 9

Emotional Nature--AEsthetic Temperament--Group Consciousness-- Adaptable Disposition--Spirit of Proletarian Chivalry-- Philosophy of Life--New Turn in Thought.

CHAPTER III

JAPAN'S ASIATIC POLICY 33

Korean Situation--Policy of Self-Preservation--Shantung Settlement--Cooeperation with China--Understanding with America--Japan's Proper Sphere of Activity.

CHAPTER IV

BACKGROUND OF JAPANESE EMIGRATION 50

Causes of Emigration and Immigration--Japan's Land Area-- Agriculture--Population--Industry--Social Factors.

CHAPTER V

ATTEMPTS AT EMIGRATION: RESULTS 64

Australia--Canada--South America--The United States--Results.

CHAPTER VI

CAUSES OF ANTI-JAPANESE AGITATION 75

Modern Civilization--Various Attitudes Towards Japanese-- Psychological Nature of the Cause--Chinese Agitation Inherited--Local Polities--"Yellow Peril"--Propaganda-- Racial Difference--Japanese Nationality--Modern Nationalism-- Congestion in California--Fear and Envy Incited by Japanese Progress--Summary.

CHAPTER VII

FACTS ABOUT THE JAPANESE IN CALIFORNIA--POPULATION AND BIRTH RATE 90

Number of Japanese in California--Immigration--"Gentlemen's Agreement"--Smuggling--Birth Rate--What we May Expect in the Future.

CHAPTER VIII

FACTS ABOUT THE JAPANESE IN CALIFORNIA--FARMERS AND ALIEN LAND LAWS 120


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