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Ethnic relations and nation-building in Southeast Asia

the case of the ethnic Chinese

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Published by Singapore Society of Asian Studies, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Other titlesCase of the ethnic Chinese
Statementedited by Leo Suryadinata.
SeriesPolitics/social issues.
ContributionsSuryadinata, Leo., Singapore Society of Asian Studies., Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 251 p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3343816M
ISBN 109812301704, 9812301828
LC Control Number2004348733

The ancestral population of modern Asian people has its origins in the two primary prehistoric settlement centres - greater Southwest Asia and from the Mongolian plateau towards Northern China.. Migrations of distinct ethnolinguistic groups have probably occurred as early as 10, years ago. However, about BCE early Iranian speaking people and Indo-Aryans have arrived in Iran and.   Is the process of state building a unilateral, national venture, or is it something more collaborative, taking place in the interstices between adjoining countries? To answer this question, Asymmetrical Neighbors takes a comparative look at the state building process along China, Myanmar, and Thailand's common borderland area.

Both historical and social anthropological approaches are used to explore ethnic and religious identities and integration in Southeast Asia About the Editors Ooi Keat Gin is an award-winning author and editor, a professor of history and coordinator of the Asia Pacific Research Unit (APRU-USM), School of Humanities, Universiti Sains Malaysia.   Table of Contents. Preface Tan Tai Yong Politics of Religion in South and Southeast Asia Ishtiaq Ahmed on as a Political Ideology in South Asia Ali Riaz sm beyond the Islamic Heartland: The Case Study of Bangladesh Taj Hashmi r versus Hindu Nation-Building: Dalit, Adivasi, Muslim and Christian Experiences in India Ishtiaq Ahmed 5.

This volume is the first of a series of histories on nation-building in Southeast Asia. The idea of having such a series had its beginnings in Bangkok at the 14th Conference of the International Association of the Historians of Asia (IAHA) in , where I noted that nation-building in Southeast Asia began fifty years ago and suggested that it was time for historians to write about that. This book comprises eight papers which deal with various aspects of ethnic Chinese and nation-building in Southeast Asia: ethnic Chinese and the concept of nation in the region, Chinese political participation, government's policies towards ethnic Chinese, ethnic Chinese and indigenous economics nationalism, ethnic Chinese and Sino-Indonesian relations, and China's policies towards Southeast.


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