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Qiaoxiang ties : interdisciplinary approaches to 'cultural capitalism' in South China / edited by Leo Douw, Cen Huang and Michael R. Godley
Bib ID 166376
Format BookBook
Description London : Kegan Paul International in association with International Institute for Asian Studies, 1999 
346 p. : map ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0710306539
Series

Studies from the International Institute for Asian Studies.

Full contents
  • Introduction / Leo Douw
  • The Chinese sojourner discourse / Leo Douw
  • Mobilization politics : the case of Siyi businessmen in Hong Kong, 1890-1928 / Stephanie Po-yin Chung
  • Cohesion and fragmentation : a county-level perspective on Chinese transnationalism in the 1940s / Elizabeth Sinn
  • Bridges across the seas : Chinese social organizations in Southeast Asia and the links with qiaoxiang, 1900-49 / Hong Liu
  • Government policy in the reform era : interactions between organs responsible for overseas Chinese and qiaoxiang communities / Joseph Y.S. Cheng and King-lun Ngok
  • The Singapore-Anxi connection : ancestor worship as moral-cultural capital / Khun Eng Kuah
  • Getting things done across the Hong Kong border : economic culture in theory and practice / Alan Smart
  • Overseas Chinese entrepreneurs : cultural norms as resources and constraints / Isabelle Thireau and Hua Linshan
  • The qiaoxiang irony : migrant labour in overseas Chinese enterprises / Cen Huang
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Immigrants -- China -- Hong Kong -- Social life and customs.  |  Immigrants -- Taiwan -- Social life and customs.  |  Immigrants -- Singapore -- Social life and customs.  |  Chinese -- Foreign countries -- Social life and customs.  |  Business networks -- Social aspects -- China.  |  Social networks -- Economic aspects -- China.  |  Capitalism -- China.  |  National characteristics, Chinese.
Other authors/contributors Douw, Leo  |  Huang, Cen  |  Godley, Michael R  |  International Institute for Asian Studies

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