The Chinese in Southeast Asia. by Victor William Williams Saunders Purcell

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  • Asia, Southeastern.


  • Chinese -- Asia, Southeastern.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [574]-610. Bibliographical footnotes.

Book details

ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs.
LC ClassificationsDS509.5.C5 P87 1965
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 623 p.
Number of Pages623
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5936638M
LC Control Number65004234

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Learn about Author Central Cited by:   He is the author of Scenic Spots: Chinese Tourism, the State, and Cultural Authority; coauthor of S eeing Culture Everywhere: From Genocide to Consumer Habits; and coeditor of Chinese Encounters in Southeast Asia: How People, Money, and Ideas from China Are Changing a Region.

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More than 80 per cent of the Chinese outside China live in Southeast Asia and many of them have been integrated into the local societies. However, the resurgence of China and ethnic Chinese investment in their ancestral land have caused concern among some non-Chinese Southeast Asian elites.

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This sourcebook aims to introduce to English readers the political thinking of the Chinese minority in Indonesia spanning almost a century from Comprising the writings, speeches, letters, and memoirs of Indonesian Chinese leaders or individuals who have been significant in the development of Chinese minority thinking in Indonesia, translated from Peranakan Malay, Indonesian, Chinese.Victor William Williams Saunders Purcell CMG (26 January – 2 January ) was a British colonial public servant, historian, poet, and Sinologist in Malaya (now Malaysia).

He was educated at Bancroft's School and joined the British Army as an officer in He fought in France in the First World War and was severely wounded in combat on two occasions.

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