in English


Trans-Pacific Japanese American Studies: Conversations on Race and Racializations (Yasuko Takezawa and Gary Y. Okihiro eds.) University of Hawai’i Press.


Japanese Studies, 35:1, Special Issue: Rethinking Race/Racism from Asian Experiences (Koichi Iwabuchi ed.)


“Human Genetic Research, Race, Ethnicity and the Labeling of Populations: Recommendations based on an interdisciplinary workshop in Japan” (Yasuko Takezawa, Kazuto Kato, Hiroki Oota, Timothy Caulfield, et al.) BMC Medical Ethics, 2014. With an official permanent flag, “Highly Accessed.”


Racial Representations in Asia (Yasuko Takezawa ed.,) Kyoto: Kyoto University Press, 2011.


Breaking the Silence: Ethnicity and Redress among Japanese Americans. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1995.

in Japanese


Dismantling the Race Myth (Yasuko Takezawa ed.) University of Tokyo Press.
・Vol. 1, In(Visibility): Representation of Invisible Race (Ayako Saito and Yasuko Takezawa, eds.)
・Vol. 2, Knowledge: Between Science and Society (Toru Sakano and Yasuko Takezawa, eds.)
・Vol. 3, Hybridity: Beyond the Politics of “Blood” (Kohei Kawashima and Yasuko Takezawa, eds.)


Journal of Humanities. Special Issue: The Representation of Difference, 100, 2011.

Migration Studies and Multicultural Coexistence, (The Japanese Association for Migration Studies ed.) (Editor-in-Chief: Yasuko Takezawa), Tokyo: Ochanomizu Shobo, 2011.


The Racial Representation and Social Reality of Race. Tokyo: Iwanami, 2009.


Is Race a Universal Idea?: Transcending the Western Paradigm. Kyoto: Jimbun Shoin, 2005.


Nikkei Amerikajin no Ethnicity (Transformation of Japanese American Ethnicity: The Effects of Internment and Redress). Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, 1994.