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Jesus Loves Japan Return Migration and Global Pentecostalism in a Brazilian Diaspora

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ISBN-10: 1503609340

ISBN-13: 9781503609341

Edition: 2019

Authors: Suma Ikeuchi

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After the introduction of the "long-term resident" visa, the mass-migration of Nikkeis (Japanese Brazilians) has led to roughly 190,000 Brazilian nationals living in Japan. While the ancestry-based visa confers Nikkeis' right to settlement virtually as a right of blood, their ethnic ambiguity and working-class profile often prevent them from feeling at home in the supposed ethnic homeland. In response, many have converted to Pentecostalism, reflecting the explosive trend across Latin America since the 1970s.Jesus Loves Japanoffers a rare window into lives at the crossroads of return migration and global Pentecostalism.Suma Ikeuchi argues that charismatic Christianity appeals to Nikkei…    
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Book details

List price: $30.00
Copyright year: 2019
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 6/18/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.98" wide x 9.02" long x 0.59" tall
Weight: 1.474
Language: English