World Cultures

Links To Cultures Around The World

Japan

Ainu of Japan (Japan)                                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.isei.or.jp/books/75/Plurality.html

http://nativenet.uthscsa.edu/archive/nl/ainu.html

http://nativenet.uthscsa.edu/archive/nl/9304/0031.html

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/cultural/oldworld/asia/ainu_language.html

http://www.mnh.si.edu/arctic/features/ainu/

http://www.jlgc.org/jlgcnews/025/ainu.htm

http://www.ainu-museum.or.jp/english/english.html

http://ramat.ram.ne.jp/ainu/                                                         LANGUAGE

http://www.suite101.com/article.cfm/fourth_world/22057

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/hokkaido/ainu.html

http://www.islandnet.com/~edonon/ainu.htm                        +LANGUAGE

http://linguistics.byu.edu/classes/ling450ch/reports/ainu.htm LANGUAGE

http://www.sacred-texts.com/shi/safl/

http://www.nativeplanet.org/indigenous/ainu/ainu.htm

http://www.coastalfog.net/languages/ainuenglish.html         LANGUAGE

http://arabiatimes.tripod.com/ainu.htm                                      LANGUAGE

http://www.geocities.com/timessquare/fortress/5072/ainu.html

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/9479/ainu.html

http://www.ucpress.edu/books/pages/9244.html

http://www.planet.org.nz/pacific_action/voices/ainu.html

http://japan.chez.tiscali.fr/Th-Index/E-Th-Ainu.htm

http://www.fun.ac.jp/~seberry/ainu.html

 

Americans in Japan [USA] (Japan)                (national gp – present)

http://www.tac-club.org/

http://www.kto.co.jp/

http://www.tac-club.org/

 

Argentinians in Japan [Argentina] (Japan)   (national gp – present)

http://ar.geocities.com/argentinayjapon/

 

Armenians in Japan [Armenia] (Japan)          (national gp – present)

http://www.3noor.org/nnp00/armig_asia.html

http://www15.dht.dk/~2westh/uk/valg_af_katolikos_1999_ii-e.html

 

Australians in Japan [Australia] (Japan)       (national gp – present)

http://www.australiasociety.jp/

http://www.onyx.dti.ne.jp/~janznet/eigo.html

http://www.max.hi-ho.ne.jp/yoshi-ko/indexe.htm

http://www.australia.or.jp/

http://www.nbnet.co.jp/jans/shizuokacity/

http://www.osaka-web.com/nichigo/

 

Baraku / Barakumin of Japan (Japan)            (ethno-caste gp – present)

http://www.blhrri.org/index_e.htm

http://www.nancho.net/kyoto/nadamoto.html

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

 

Belgians in Japan [Belgium] (Japan)             (national gp – present)

http://www.belgium.co.jp/santabelgica/

http://www.belgium.co.jp/vincentvds/index.html

 

Bengali / Bangladeshi in Japan [Bangladesh/India] (Japan)  (ethnic gp – present)

http://bssapporo.faithweb.com/

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/bangladeshsaitama/

http://www.angelfire.com/sd/bangladeshsaitama/

http://www.batj.org/

 

Brazilians in Japan [Brazil] (Japan)                 (national gp – present)

http://www.mofa.go.jp/announce/event/2003/2/0205.html

http://www.ipcdigital.com/portugues/

http://www.minpaku.ac.jp/research/symposia/2001/20011211/22.pdf

http://www.brazzil.com/cvrmar96.htm

 

British in Japan [UK] (Japan)                          (national gp – present)

http://www.kto.co.jp/

 

Cambodians in Japan [Cambodia] (Japan)    (national gp – present)

http://www.csaj-khmer.org/newsite/

 

Canadians in Japan [Canada] (Japan)            (national gp – present)

http://www.tokyocanadianclub.com/

 

Chinese in Japan [China] (Japan)                    (national gp – present)

http://www.huaren.org/diaspora/asia/japan/

http://www.pathfinder.com/asiaweek/97/0509/nat6.html

http://www.huaren.org/diaspora/asia/japan/news/112498-2.html

http://www.isei.or.jp/books/75/Plurality.html

http://huaren.org/diaspora/asia/japan/

http://gsti.miis.edu/CEAS-PUB/200107Zha.pdf

 

Dutch in Japan [Netherlands] (Japan)           (national gp – present)

http://www.ikjeld.com/holland/

http://ikjeld.com/holland/

http://www.j-nls.org/index2.htm

http://www.kantokring.com/

 

Egyptians in Japan [Egypt] (Japan)               (national gp – present)

http://esaj.net/

 

Ethiopians in Japan [Ethiopia] (Japan)          (national gp – present)

http://www.ethiasso.jp/index.html

 

Filipinos in Japan [Philippines] (Japan)         (national gp – present)

http://fmn-jp.itgo.com/

http://www.hirokim.ph/

http://japan.co.jp/~ystakei/pwl.HTML

http://www.philippinestoday.net/

 

French in Japan [France] (Japan)                    (national gp – present)

http://france-japon.net/fjnet/html/

 

Indians in Japan [India] (Japan)                     (national gp – present)

http://www.manicat.org/home.shtml

http://www.geocities.com/tsukubaindians/

http://www.shiratori.riec.tohoku.ac.jp/~deba/IND_HOME/Indian-home.html

http://geocities.com/indiansinjapan

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/indiansinhiroshima/

http://www.geocities.com/arjunl/

http://www.geocities.com/CollegePark/Campus/6625/

 

Iranians in Japan [Iran] (Japan)                       (national gp – present)

http://www.fps.chuo-u.ac.jp/~jon/adv96/yuri/html/summary.html

 

Irish in Japan [Ireland] (Japan)                        (national gp – present)

http://www.sm.rim.or.jp/~jogama/inn/index.shtm

http://www.comhaltas-jp.com/

http://www.irlfunds.org/japan/

http://www.inj.or.jp/

 

Italians in Japan [Italy] (Japan)                       (national gp – present)

http://www.italjapan2001.it/

 

Japanese (Japan)                                               (national gp – present)

http://www.japanese-online.com/language/                       LANGUAGE

http://www.joyo96.org/                                                          LANGUAGE

http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/wwwjdic.html       LANGUAGE

http://www.jekai.org/                                                              LANGUAGE

http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/japanese.html

http://www.geocities.com/fuukatz/funstuff.html               LANGUAGE

http://www.studyingjapanese.com/                                     LANGUAGE

http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e641.html

http://www.askasia.org/frclasrm/readings/t000013.htm

http://www.belmont.edu/philosophy/courses/Japanhist.html

http://users.snowcrest.net/jmike/japan.html

http://www.isei.or.jp/books/75/Plurality.html

http://www.isei.or.jp/books/75/Front.html

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

http://www.japanlink.co.jp/ka/home.html

http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/jptoc.html

http://jin.jcic.or.jp/

http://www.japan.co.jp/top.php

http://www.japoo.net/

 

Japanese Chinese in Japan [China] (Japan)   (ethno-regional gp – present)

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

 

Japanese-Peruvians/Brazilians / Nikkei Brazilians in Japan (Japan)  (ethno-regional gp – present)

http://www.conncoll.edu/academics/departments/transnat/history/pbhist.html

http://camel2.conncoll.edu/academics/departments/transnat/history/histoizumi.html

http://www.atimes.com/japan-econ/AJ16Dh01.html

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/overview.htm#timeline

http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/las/studies/pdfs/capuano.pdf

http://www.columbia.edu/cu/cup/catalog/data/023112/023112838X.HTM

http://www.brazzil.com/2003/html/news/articles/sep03/p130sep03.htm

http://www.minpaku.ac.jp/research/symposia/2001/20011211/21.pdf

http://www.semcoop.com/detail/0822331489

http://www.cultstud.org/crossroads/session/decarvalho-wilks.htm

 

Jews in Japan (Japan)                                        (ethno-religious gp – present)

http://www.opus1.com/emol/nihongo/japanlinks/japanesejewish.html

http://www.kashrus.org/asian/japan.html

http://xenon.stanford.edu/~tamar/Kobe/Kobe.html

http://www.haruth.com/JewsJapan.html

http://www.amyisrael.co.il/asia/japan/index.htm

http://www5.ocn.ne.jp/~magi9/isracam2.htm

http://realestatetucson.com/emol/nihongo/japanlinks/japanesejewish.html

http://www.jccjapan.or.jp/

http://www5.ocn.ne.jp/~magi9/isracame.htm

http://www.japanfile.com/living_in_japan/life_in_japan/Jewish-1.shtml

http://www.haruth.com/JewsJapan.html

 

Kachin in Japan [Myanmar] (Japan)              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.h2.dion.ne.jp/~kachin/

 

Koreans of Japan (Japan)                                (ethno-national gp – present)

http://www.isei.or.jp/books/75/Plurality.html

http://www.han.org/

http://www.aasianst.org/absts/2000abst/Border/BC-61.htm

http://www.jpri.org/WPapers/wp69.html

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

http://merton.sscnet.ucla.edu/issr/paper/issr53.pdf

http://koreaweb.ws/ks/ksr/ksr01-13.htm

http://www.jauc.org/20006/testi/leee.htm

http://www.tsujiru.net/compass/compass_1995/reg/gotoh_1.htm

http://www.cidcm.umd.edu/inscr/mar/data/japkorea.htm

http://www.cidcm.umd.edu/inscr/mar/data/japkoreachro.htm

http://www.kisc.meiji.ac.jp/~yamawaki/gmj/immigrants.htm

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/index.html

http://www.crwflags.com/fotw/flags/jp-kr.html

http://www.meijigakuin.ac.jp/~kokusai/ascj/1999/9906.htm

http://www.annie.ne.jp/~ishn/

http://www.mindan.org/

http://www.tabunka.jp/tokyo/

 

Kuwaiti in Japan [Kuwait] (Japan)                  (national gp – present)

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/kuwaiti-in-japan/

 

Marathi in Japan [India] (Japan)                     (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.sutra.co.jp/marathi/intro.htm

 

Nepalese in Japan [Nepal] (Japan)                 (national gp – present)

http://www.big.or.jp/~jns/

 

New Zealanders in Japan [NZ] (Japan)          (national gp – present)

http://www.onyx.dti.ne.jp/~janznet/eigo.html

 

North Koreans in Japan [North Korea] (Japan)  (national gp – present)

http://www.kimsoft.com/korea/jp-nk1.htm

http://www.freenorthkorea.net/archives/freenorthkorea/000627.html

 

Okinawan of Japan (Japan)                               (ethnic gp – present)

http://nvokinawa.net/facesvoices/hougen/index.html        LANGUAGE

http://www.isei.or.jp/books/75/Plurality.html

http://64.224.246.46/Occpapers/op8.html

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

http://members.tripod.com/~MickMc/history.html

http://www.okinawatimes.co.jp/eng/ryukyu/index.html

http://www.arts.auckland.ac.nz/online/japanese150/lecture10.pdf

http://www.virtualokinawa.com/about_okinawa/articles/history.html

http://www.okinawa.com/

http://www.okinawa.com/language.html                                  LANGUAGE

http://ucsu.colorado.edu/~jheath/okinawa.html

http://www.geocities.com/crisfielddojo/Okinawa.html

http://aris.ss.uci.edu/rgarfias/japan99/okinawa.html

http://ilc2.doshisha.ac.jp/users/kkitao/et/okinawa/okinawa.htm

http://www.okinawan-shorinryu.com/okinawa/uchina.html  LANGUAGE

 

Peruvians in Japan [Peru] (Japan)                  (national gp – present)

http://www.apjp.org.pe/

 

Polish in Japan [Poland] (Japan)                    (national gp – present)

http://japonia.klubpolski.org/

http://www.gazeta.jp/

http://www.polonia.org/japonia.htm

 

Puerto Ricans in Japan [Puerto Rico] (Japan)  (national gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/Pentagon/Quarters/7233/

 

Rhodesians / White S. Africans in Japan [Zimb/South Africa] (Japan)   (ethno-racial gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Garden/9255/

 

Rohingya in Japan [Myanmar] (Japan)           (ethnic gp – present)

http://ahro.rohingya.com/braj.htm

 

Russians in Japan [Russia] (Japan)                 (national gp – present)

http://webpost.net/mi/mishka/

http://www.race.u-tokyo.ac.jp/~yuri/RiJ/

http://www.russiantokyo.com/

http://www.yaponist.com/

 

Singaporeans in Japan [Singapore] (Japan)  (national gp – present)

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/saij/

http://www.meissenia.com/2.htm

http://ssaj2.tripod.com/index.htm

 

Spanish in Japan [Spain] (Japan)                    (national gp – present)

http://www.spain-japan.com/colonia/

 

Telugu in Japan [India] (Japan)                       (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Ginza/2906/

http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Temple/1335/

http://www.jtsamakhya.org/

 

Thai in Japan [Thailand] (Japan)                      (national gp – present)

http://www.tsaj.org/

http://thai-tsukuba.netfirms.com/

http://www.geocities.com/thai_fukuoka/

 

Vietnamese in Japan [Vietnam] (Japan)         (national gp – present)

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Vietnam_Japan/

 

Welsh in Japan [UK] (Japan)                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://cds.ibcjapan.com/

 

Zainichi Koreans of Japan (Japan)                 (sub-ethno gp – present)

http://www.kyy.saitama-u.ac.jp/~fukuoka/non-jap.html

http://www.wm.edu/SO/monitor/spring2000/paper1.htm

http://www.meijigakuin.ac.jp/~kokusai/ascj/2000/200004.htm

 

Japanese in Argentina (Argentina)                (national gp – present)

http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/chu/chinos/asians.html

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/sc_higa.htm

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_argentina.htm

http://research.berkeley.edu/haas_scholars/pastscholars/9900/scholars/song.html

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/argentine/index.html

 

Japanese in Australia (Australia)                   (national gp – present)

http://www.austjpnsoc.asn.au/

 

Japanese in Bolivia (Bolivia)                           (national gp – present)

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_bolivia.htm

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/bolivia/

http://yushu.or.jp/english/e_sdate/99jpn/com99/99jun03c1.html

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/bolivia/index.html

 

Japanese in Brazil (Brazil)                                (national gp – present)

http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/chu/chinos/asians.html

http://www.psg.com/~walter/japao.html

http://barthes.ens.fr/clio/art/eng/jair.html

http://www.ucsc.edu/currents/01-02/03-04/reading.html

http://www.conncoll.edu/academics/departments/transnat/history/braziltimeline.html

http://www.conncoll.edu/academics/departments/transnat/history/pbhist.html

http://www.ojw.or.jp/cafecreole/travelogue/karen-e.html

http://www.sotozen-net.or.jp/kokusai/friends/zen11_1_03.html

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_brazil.htm

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/brazil/index.html

http://ist-socrates.berkeley.edu:7001/Research/graduate/summer2001/rivas/

 

Japanese in Canada (Canada)                         (national gp – present)

http://www.najc.ca/

http://www.magmacom.com/~cjso/

http://www3.bc.sympatico.ca/jcca/

http://www2.excite.sfu.ca/pgm/depress/ethnic/japanese.html

http://www.communityzero.com/ojcc

http://collections.ic.gc.ca/albertans/people/japanese.html

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_canada.htm

http://collections.ic.gc.ca/pasttopresent/opportunity/japanese_settlers.html

http://www.asian.ca/community/

http://jccc.on.ca/

http://collections.ic.gc.ca/heirloom_series/volume7/countries/japan.html

 

Japanese in Chile (Chile)                                   (national gp – present)

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_chile.htm

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/chile/

 

Japanese in Denmark (Denmark)                     (national gp – present)

http://www.jdnet.dk/JP/

 

Japanese in Dominican Republic (Dominican Rep.)  (national gp – present)

http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/chu/count-aia/Country/DR.htm

http://www.sgi.org/english/Features/quarterly/0210/world1.htm

 

Japanese in Guam (Guam)                                 (ethno-national gp – present)

http://www.guam-online.com/people/people.htm

http://www.hagatna.us.emb-japan.go.jp/english/ereratio.htm

 

Japanese in Ireland (Ireland)                            (national gp – present)

http://www.hibernihon.com/kyoko.htm

 

Japanese in Mexico (Mexico)                           (national gp – present)

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_mexico.htm

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/mexico/index.html

http://www.embassy-avenue.jp/mexico/relate.html

 

Japanese in Netherlands (Netherlands)        (national gp – present)

http://www.sieboldhuis.org/

http://62.235.14.14/nedjap01/

 

Japanese in New Zealand (NZ)                       (national gp – present)

http://www.eastwind.co.nz/

http://www.nzjapan.org/

 

Japanese in North Korea (North Korea)        (national gp – present)

http://www.worldrover.com/history/north_korea_history.html

http://www.smn.co.jp/e/key/0164k01e.html

 

Japanese in Paraguay (Paraguay)                  (national gp – present)

http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/chu/chinos/asians.html

http://www.childresearch.net/CYBRARY/YRP/GROBAL/PAPER8.HTM

http://www.embassy-avenue.jp/paraguay/front.html

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_paraguay.htm

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/paraguay/index.html

 

Japanese in Peru (Peru)                                    (national gp – present)

http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/chu/chinos/asians.html

http://www.gseis.ucla.edu/faculty/chu/count-aia/Country/peru.htm

http://www.conncoll.edu/academics/departments/transnat/history/pbhist.html

http://camel2.conncoll.edu/academics/departments/transnat/history/perutimeline.html

http://www.atimes.com/japan-econ/AJ16Dh01.html

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_peru.htm

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/dire_peru.htm

http://www.tarrazona.net/rei.kimura/fuji03.htm

http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/peru/index.html

http://www.fukuokalatina.com/uk/reader/peru.html

http://www.apjp.org.pe/

http://www.wfu.edu/users/muroaf1/asia-pacific/index.html

http://www.kent.k12.wa.us/KSD/SJ/Nikkei/LatinNikkei.html

 

Japanese in Singapore (Singapore)                (national gp – present)

http://www.jas.org.sg/

http://www.aikido.com.sg/dojos/jpassoc.htm

http://www.np.edu.sg/sdar/clubs/jtc/jtc.htm

http://www.singaaso.or.jp/e-home.html

 

Japanese in South Korea (South Korea)        (national gp – present)

http://www.sjchp.co.kr/

 

Japanese in Thailand (Thailand)                      (national gp – present)

http://www.chiangraiprovince.com/guide/eng/37.htm

http://embjp-th.org/en/jtrela/jtrel8.htm

http://www.jat.or.th/

 

Japanese in Britain (UK)                                    (national gp – present)

http://www.japancentre.com/

http://homepages.tcp.co.uk/~kiyo/eindex.htm

http://www.walesjapan.com/

 

Japanese in America (USA)                              (national gp – present)

http://www.jacl.org/

http://www.janet.org/

http://www.janm.org/

http://www.njahs.org/

http://www.nikkeiheritage.org/

http://www.jaccc.org/

http://www.jcyc.org/

http://www.vjcc.com/

http://www.janm.org/main.html

http://janet.org/~pjci/

http://www.nikkeibridge.org/

http://www.hudsonwebworks.com/mhjca/index.cfm

http://www.nikkeiwest.com/

http://www.napost.com/

http://www.janm.org/inrp/english/time_us.htm

http://www.jlsboston.org/jagb-web/jagb_index_e.htm

http://www.japansociety.org/

http://www.jasgp.org/

http://www.jinaonline.org/

 

Okinawans in Brazil (Brazil)                              (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.okinawatimes.co.jp/eng/ryukyu/ryu3_2.html

 

Okinawans in America (USA)                          (ethnic gp – present)

http://www.oaamensore.org/index.htm

http://www.huoa.org/

http://www.hawaiiokinawa.com/