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Contemporary Chinese diasporas

Author: Min Zhou
Publisher: Singapore, Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, imprint published by Springer Nature, [2017]
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This book focuses on International migration among the Chinese long before European colonists set foot on the Asian continent. It reveals why the Chinese moved across sea and land, seasonally or permanently, to other parts of Asia and the rest of the world to pursue economic opportunities and alternative means of livelihood. Emigration from China ebbed after World War II, but has surged again as China implemented  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Min Zhou
ISBN: 9789811055959 9811055955 9811055947 9789811055942
OCLC Number: 1018389397
Description: 1 online resource (xliii, 435 pages)
Contents: 1. Intra-Asian Chinese Migrations: A Historical Overview --
2. The Politics of Chineseness in South Africa: From Apartheid to 2015 --
3. Chinese Traders in Ghana: The Liminality Trap and Challenges for Ethnic Formation and Integration --
4. Integration of Newcomers into Local Communities: An Analysis of New Chinese Immigrants in Zimbabwe --
5. Debating Integration in Singapore, Deepening the Variations of the Chinese Diaspora --
6. Chinese Migrant Communities in South Korea: Old Huaqiao, Chaoxianzu, and Xinyimin --
7. The Formation and Development of Contemporary Chinese Diaspora in Japan --
8. Chinese Immigration to the Philippines since the late 1970s --
9. Ethnicized Networks and Local Embeddedness: The New Chinese Migrant Community in Cambodia --
10. Rediscovering the New Gold Mountain: Chinese Immigration to Australia since the Mid-1980s --
11. New Chinese Immigration to New Zealand: Policies, Immigration Patterns, Mobility and Perception --
12. Identity Formation and Social Integration: Creating and Imagining the Chinese Community in Prague, the Czech Republic --
13. New Chinese Immigrants in Spain: Migration Process, Demographic Characteristics, and Adaptation Strategies --
14. Chinese Student Migration and Community Building: An Exploration of New Diasporic Formation in England --
15. New Chinese Migrants in Latin America: trends and Patterns of adaption --
16. The Chinese Presence In Cuba: Heroic Past, Uncertain Present, Open Future --
17. The Making of New Chinese Immigrants in Canada --
18. Immigrant Entrepreneurship and Diasporic Development: The Case of New Chinese Migrants in the United States.
Responsibility: Min Zhou, editor.

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"A collection of essays from the International Symposium on the Formation and Development of New Chinese Diasporas, this is an important title in the emerging scholarship of Chinese diaspora and Read more...

 
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