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Beyond borders : stories of Yunnanese Chinese migrants of Burma

Author: Wen-Chin Chang
Publisher: Ithaca ; London : Cornell University Press, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through a personal narrative approach,this book focuses on the migration history and transnational trading experiences of contemporary Yunnanese Chinese migrants who reside in Burma and those who  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wen-Chin Chang
ISBN: 9780801453311 0801453313 9780801479670 0801479673
OCLC Number: 1012075867
Description: xv : illustrations 278 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Migration history --
The days in Burma: Zhang Dage --
Entangled love: Ae Maew --
Pursuit of ambition: father and son --
Islamic transnationalism: Yunnanese Muslims --
(Transnational) trade --
Venturing into barbarous regions: Yunnanese caravan traders --
Transcending gendered geographies: Yunnanese women traders --
Circulations of the jade trade: the Duans and the Pengs --
Epilogue: from mules to vehicles.
Responsibility: Wen-Chin Chang.

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"Wen-Chin Chang's Beyond Borders is a masterpiece. It is both deeply human and superbly academic. It plunges the readers into the complex life-worlds of Yunnanese Chinese migrating through Burma, Read more...

 
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