Item description for Chinese Overseas: Comparative Cultural Issues by Tan Chee-Beng & Chee Beng Tan...
Chinese Overseas examines issues of cultural change and identity construction of Chinese overseas, Chinese and non-Chinese relations, and their cultural and economic performance. It offers a perspective of understanding Chinese overseas in nation-states and beyond, in a global context which the author describes as the Chinese ethnological field.
This informative and theoretically interesting book enables readers to have a deeper understanding of the issue of Chinese and Chinese-ness in the diaspora.
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Studio: University of Washington Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.06" Width: 6.06" Height: 0.87" Weight: 1.19 lbs.
Publisher University of Washington Press
ISBN 9622096611 ISBN13 9789622096615
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More About Tan Chee-Beng & Chee Beng Tan
Tan Chee-beng is chairperson and professor of anthropology at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is also the program director of the Cultural Relations and Identities in East Asia Program at the Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies.