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The overseas Chinese

ethnicity in national context

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Foreign countries.,
  • Foreign countries
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese -- Foreign countries.,
    • Chinese -- Foreign countries -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-226) and index.

      Statementedited by Francis L.K. Hsu and Hendrick Serrie.
      ContributionsHsu, L. K. Francis, 1909-, Serrie, Hendrick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS732 .O93 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 241 p. ;
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL358892M
      ISBN 10076181163X
      LC Control Number98018865

      The Chinese overseas now number 25 to 30 million, yet the 2,year history of the Chinese's attempts to venture abroad and the underlying values affecting that migration have never before been presented in a broad overview. In pursuing this story, international scholar Wang Gungwu uncovers some major themes of global history.   But few overseas Chinese speak Chinese, making it hard to access information online. Huihan Lie, founder of My China Roots, surveys his own family book in .

      The theme of the book, the multi-thousand-year rise and rise of the Overseas Chinese maffiosi, is so important and fascinating that one forgives a very amateur historian and very professional investigative journalist his inability to keep to a coherent time-line - he simply cannot resist putting in all the anecdotes he had unearthed about all Reviews: For over years, China's interactions with its diaspora have evolved according to the domestic and international geopolitical environment. This relationship (broadly described as qiaowu) is most visible in the form of cultural and economic activities; however, its main purpose is to cultivate, influence, and manage ethnic Chinese as part of a global transnational project to rally support.

      /08/14 Turkish Adviser, Overseas Community Affairs Council Zhou Ru-yi visited the OCAC; /08/05 The Overseas Compatriot Culture and Education Foundation(OCCEF) held a board meeting on July ; /07/27 Welcome to join “ Language Study Program for Compatriot Youth (Distance Learning)”; /07/17 Taiwan-Africa Business Association (TABA) visits OCAC, “to help Taiwanese.   The first of its kind, this book offers a panoramic view of past and present overseas Chinese communities worldwide. From their arrival as laborers in the British colonies to their emergence as a force in Indonesia, Chinese emigrants have carried the experiences of China to other continents and civilizations, in the process modifying and enriching them/5(7).


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mitchison, Lois. Overseas Chinese. London: Bodley Head, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. First, essays analyze the origins of the overseas Chinese, their migrations, institutions, and relations with the motherland and with non-Chinese peoples.

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A compilation of self-contained essays, lectures and papers, chronologically arranged and appearing together for the first time in print, this book provides insight into a complex issue - the true identity of the overseas I traces the history of Chinese migration, focusing upon particular types of immigrants, migrant communities in Southeast Asia and migration/5(6).

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Originally published inthis is a detailed examination of the policy of the People's Republic of China towards the overseas Chinese - those people of Chinese origin living outside China, mostly in.

The Encyclopedia of the Chinese Overseas - Chinese Heritage Center (Singapore) - Google Books. The first of its kind, this book offers a panoramic view of past and present overseas Chinese. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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Although several articles and books written in Chinese on the returned Overseas Chinese (guiguo huaqiao) are now available, this important book is a very substantial one to examine China’s policies towards returned Overseas Chinese and the links between ethnic Chinese overseas and their homeland (qiaoxiang).Exactly forty years ago, Stephen Fitzgerald published his excellent study on.

With the rise of China and massive new migrations, China has adjusted its policy towards the Chinese overseas in Southeast Asia and beyond. This book deals with Beijing's policy which has been a response to the external events involving the Chinese overseas as well as the internal needs of China.

The Chinese Overseas: From Earthbound China to the Quest for Autonomy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, E-mail Citation» Originally delivered as three Reischauer lectures at Harvard University, the book offers a long-term overview of the Chinese overseas experience.

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Nationalists Among Transnationals: Overseas Chinese and the Idea of China, – By Prasenjit Duara The problem with modern territorial nationalism is that while it is the only acceptable form of sovereignty in the modern world, it is an inadequate basis of affective identification within the nation-state.

Contents Biographical Note Preface Notes on Romanization of Chinese List of Acronyms and Abbreviations Introduction Diasporas and Transnational Loyalties Diasporas and International Relations Theory Introduction to the Extant Literature Aims of this Book Qiaowu and Foreign Relations Qiaowu and Social Control Methodology Layout .The overseas Chinese in New Zealand by Greif, Stuart W.

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