The Global Effects of Japanese and Brazilian Migration: A study of the rise of ultimate fighting

| March 3, 2010

[by Jeremiah Cady] Japanese immigration to Brazil between 1908 and 1988 had profound cultural effects on the populations of both nation-states. Today this diffusion of culture has affected the global marketplace; people from every corner of the globe have practiced Jiu Jitsu and millions of viewers continue to follow the international sport of ultimate fighting. […]