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The Chinese in Malaysia - Lee Kam Hing & Tan Chee Beng
The Chinese in Malaysia - Lee Kam Hing & Tan Chee Beng
$172.00
Manufacturer Number: ML675
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The Chinese in Malaysia... Edited by... Lee Kam Hing & Tan Chee Beng... New. This collection of essays from Malaysian academics of Chinese origin takes in the broad sweep of Chinese life of the country. Malaysia hosts the largest Chinese minority community outside China, in percentage terms. So the focus...

The Chinese in Malaysia

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Lee Kam Hing & Tan Chee Beng (eds)

This collection of essays from Malaysian academics of Chinese origin takes in the broad sweep of Chinese life of the country. Malaysia hosts the largest Chinese minority community outside China, in percentage terms. So the focus of this work is an examination as to ways in which they have or have not adapted and contributed to national life in such a context. 418 pages. The essays include

  • 1 - Historical Background by Yen Ching-hwang,
  • 2- Socio-cultural Diversities and Identities by Tan Chee-Beng,
  • 3 - Demographic Processes and Changes by Chan Kok Eng & Tey Nai Peng,
  • 4 - The Economic Role of the Chinese in Malaysia by Phang Hooi Eng,
  • 5 - The Chinese Business Community in Peninsular Malaysia, 1957-1999 by Heng Pek Koon & Sieh Lee Mei Ling,
  • 6 - The Emergence and Demise of the Chinese Labour Movement in Colonial Malaya, 1920-1960 by Leong Yee Fong,
  • 7 - The Chinese in the Malaysian Political System by Lee Kam Hing and Heng Pek Koon,
  • 8 - Chinese Schools in Malaysia: A Case of Cultural Resilience by Tan Liok Ee,
  • 9 - Chinese New Villages: Ethnic Identity and Politics by Francis Loh Kok Wah,
  • 10 - The Religions of the Chinese in Malaysia by Tan Chee-Beng,
  • 11 - The Chinese Performing Arts and Cultural Activities in Malaysia by Tan Sooi Beng,
  • 12 - Malaysian Literature in Chinese: A Survey by Tang Eng Teik,
  • 13 - The Chinese in Sarawak: An Overview by Daniel Chew &
  • 14 - The Chinese in Sabah: An Overview by Danny Wong Tze-ken.

Weight: 1kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by:Oxford University Press, Shah Alam, 2000. 2004 Reprint. ISBN:9789835600562

Condition:New. Hardback in a similar dust jacket.