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Some Useful Subject Headings (Control vocabularies) in Quick Search , Article+, Orbis or WorldCat :
Aliens -- Japan
Immigrants -- Japan
Japan -- Emigration and immigration
Ainu -- Religions ( Rites and ceremonies, Social life and customs, etc) *
Koreans—Japan (Or, Chinese, Philippines, Brazilian, Peruvian—Japan, etc)
Sexual minorities -- Japan
Emigration and immigration law -- Japan.
* If you find more specific subject heading after a large heading. For example, -- History, Social conditions, -- Languages, --Attitudes, -- 20th century, etc.
** Also, you can further divide by source type like “interviews”, "periodicals", “statistics” and “Pictorial works" in Subject Headings.
*** Be creative to come up with other keywords such as: Zainichi.to discover other subject headings
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