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The Chinese in Southeast Asia and beyond : socioeconomic and political dimensions / Ching-Hwang Yen.

Yan, Qinghuang. (Author).
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Subject: Chinese > Southeast Asia.
Chinese > Foreign countries.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9789812790484
  • ISBN: 9812790489
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 457 pages)
  • Publisher: Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific Pub., ©2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: pt. 1: The Chinese in Malaysia and Singapore ; Introduction ; Malaysian Chinese Society in Transition (1903-2003) ; A Century of Chinese Business in Malaysia (1904-2004) ; The Roles of Hokkiens in the History of Malaysia and Singapore ; Kinship and Organization: The History of the Gan (Yan or Yen) Clansmen in Singapore and Malaysia (1850-1993) ; The Development and Future of the Chinese Kinship Associations in Singapore and Malaysia ; Reflections on My Study of Ethic Chinese History in Singapore and Malaysia ; Sun Yat-sen and the Chinese in Singapore and Malaya (1900-1911) ; Tongmenghui, Sun Yat-sen, and the Chinese in Singapore and Malaya: A Revisit ; Lim Lian Geok and His Struggle for the Chinese Education in Malaya (1949-1961) -- pt. 2: The Chinese in Southeast Asia and Beyond ; Social Change in the Ethnic (Overseas) Chinese Communities: A Historical Perspective ; A Preliminary Study of Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia (1842-1941) ; Confuicianism and the Ethnic Chinese Business in East and Southeast Asia ; The Overseas Chinese Nationalism: A Historical Study ; Nanyang Chinese and the 1911 Revolution ; Hakka Chinese in Southeast Asian History ; Hong Kong, China, and the Overseas Chinese ; Dr Sun Yat-sen and 21st Century China.
Review: "The Southeast Asian Chinese as an economic force and their growing importance with China are, to a certain extent, determined by the nature and development of their communities. This book uses a multifaceted approach to unravel the forces that helped to transform the communities in the past, Containing 17 papers written within a span of six and a half years, from 2000 to 2006, the book focuses on the social, economic and political aspects of these communities, with special emphasis on the Chinese in Malaysia and Singapore."--Jacket.
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