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Synopsis: Comprises 20 essays chosen from the nearly 150 papers which were presented in English at the Luodi-shenggen International Conference on Chinese Overseas at the U. of California-Berkeley in 1998. Topics include the political position of the Chinese in post-independence Malaysia; the implications of name change for Indonesian-born Chinese; Chinese and Blacks in 19th century Cuba; the Chinese retail grocery trade in Jamaica; Chinese migration to Italy; the Chinese in Papua New Guinea; and Hong Kong Chinese immigrants in Toronto, Canada. Times Academic Press is in Singapore; distribution in the US is by ISBS. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
About the Author: Wang Ling-chi is Professor of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a distinguished scholar and activist on Asian American issues, and has been an advocate of his department's social activist agenda, particularly in the wake of the 1978 Bakke court decision and other attacks on affirmative action. Wang Gungwu is Professor and Director of the East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore (NUS). He has taught at the University of Malaya (in Singapore and in Kuala Lumpur). Some of his other appointments: Faculty Professor, NUS; Vice-Chancellor University of Hong Kong (1986 to 1995); Distinguished Professorial Fellow, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies; Emeritus Professor, Australian National University.
Title: The Chinese Diaspora: Selected Essays Volume...
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Academic
Publication Date: 1998
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 0th Edition.
Book Description Marshall Cavendish Academic, 1998. Condition: Good. 0th Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP94880589
Book Description Marshall Cavendish Intl, 1998. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P119812100938
Book Description Marshall Cavendish Intl, 1998. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M9812100938