Chinese Among Others: Emigration in Modern Times

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This book tells the remarkable worldwide story of Chinese emigration since the sixteenth century, a process that is integral to the history of state and society in China. Distinguished historian Philip A. Kuhn explores the creative opportunism that has allowed Chinese migrants to adapt to different environments around the world. The various human ecologies they confronted presented Chinese settlers with diverse challenges and opportunities in the colonial and postcolonial states of Southeast Asia, in the settler societies ...

Chinese Among Others: Emigration in Modern Times 2009, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780742567498

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Chinese Among Others: Emigration in Modern Times 2008, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9780742510708

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