Diaspora at War

The Chinese of Singapore between Empire and Nation, 1937-1945

Ernest Koh, Monash University

Status: 
€104,00
$121.00
ISBN13: 
9789004174764
E-ISBN: 
9789047428220
Publication Date: 
April 2013
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 172 pp.
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ISSN: 
1876-3847
Volume: 
6

By Miriam Herrera Jerez, Department of Cultural Heritage, Mayabeque Province, Cuba and Mario Castillo Santana, Cuban Institute of Anthropology. Edited by David L. Kenley, Elizabethtown College, and trans. by Charla Neuroth Lorenzen, Elizabethtown College.

Contested Community analyzes the Chinese immigrant community in Cuba between the years 1900–1968, highlighting the asymmetrical power relations that permeated its economic, political, and ethnic structures.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004339132
E-ISBN: 
9789004339149
Publication date: 
February 2017
€116,00
$134.00

Jessieca Leo

In Global Hakka: Hakka Identity in the Remaking Jessieca Leo offers a needed update on Hakka history and a reassessment on Hakka identity in the global and transnational contexts, and views the concept of ‘being Hakka’ in the 21st century as Hakkaness – a quality determined by lifestyle and...
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300262
E-ISBN: 
9789004300279
Publication date: 
September 2015
€181,00
$234.00

Huei-Ying Kuo, Johns Hopkins University

In Networks beyond Empires, Kuo finds that Chinese speech-group ties were key to understanding diasporic businesses and nationalism. These transnational networks transformed the Hong Kong-Singapore corridor into a space autonomous from Chinese official nationalism and British as well as Japanese...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281080
E-ISBN: 
9789004281097
Publication date: 
August 2014
€149,00
$179.00

James Jiann Hua To, International Pacific College

Qiaowu: Extra-Territorial Policies for the Overseas Chinese is a comprehensive analysis of the rival policies and practices of the Chinese Communist Party, Nationalist Kuomintang and Democratic Progressive Party governments of Taiwan concerning strategic cohorts of the Chinese diaspora.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272279
E-ISBN: 
9789004272286
Publication date: 
May 2014
€149,00
$179.00

Phoebe Hairong Li, Tsinghua University

A Virtual Chinatown explores the reciprocal relationship between ethnic media and transnational communities by examining the adaptation of Chinese immigrants to New Zealand.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258631
E-ISBN: 
9789004258624
Publication date: 
August 2013
€110,00
$130.00

HUI Yew-Foong

Focusing on the historical experiences of Chinese from West Kalimantan, Indonesia, whether in terms of migratory trajectories or ethnic and state violence, this book interrogates the role of history in the formation of the Chinese Diasporic subject.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173408
E-ISBN: 
9789047426868
Publication date: 
September 2011
€153,00
$185.00

Edited by Marleen Dieleman, Juliette Koning, and Peter Post

By taking regime change as its main theme this book offers a new perspective on the multiple roles that Chinese Indonesians played in terms of shaping, moderating, and stimulating social change in Indonesia.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004191211
E-ISBN: 
9789004191228
Publication date: 
November 2010
€115,00
$140.00

Edited by Jing Tsu and David Der-wei Wang

Presenting an array of cutting edge perspectives on modern Chinese literature in different Sinophone contexts, this volume of essays offers a wide range of critical approaches to the study of an emerging interdisciplinary field.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187658
E-ISBN: 
9789004186910
Publication date: 
September 2010
€118,00
$143.00

Jason Lim

Drawing on Chinese-language archival materials, this book offers a comprehensive study on the changes taking place in the Fujian tea industry and the fluctuations of the Fujian-Singapore tea trade from 1920 to 1960.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004182431
E-ISBN: 
9789004186903
Publication date: 
July 2010
€130,00
$157.00

Richard T. Chu

Taking a micro-historical approach to the study of ethnic identities in the Philippines, this book offers a fascinating portrait of how Chinese merchant families in Manila negotiated the meanings of “Chinese,” “Chinese mestizo,” “Catholic,” and “Filipino” from 1860s to 1930s.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004173392
E-ISBN: 
9789047426851
Publication date: 
January 2010
€148,00
$177.00