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Migration and ethnicity in Chinese history

Hakkas, Pengmin, and their neighbors

by Sow-Theng Leong

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Hakka (Chinese people) -- Ethnic identity -- History,
    • Migration, Internal -- China -- History,
    • China -- Economic conditions -- To 1644 -- Regional disparities,
    • China -- Economic conditions -- 1644-1912 -- Regional disparities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-219) and index.

      StatementSow-Theng Leong ; edited by Tim Wright, with an introduction and maps by G. William Skinner.
      ContributionsWright, Tim, 1948-, Skinner, G. William 1925-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS731.H3 L46 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL655379M
      ISBN 100804728577
      LC Control Number97000413

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Migration and ethnicity in Chinese history by Sow-Theng Leong Download PDF EPUB FB2

"A fascinating story of migration, ethnic warfare, economic expansion and disintegration, technological and agricultural innovation, and political response over the course of over 1, years of Chinese history.

This is the kind of work that makes one appreciate how truly illuminating a work of painstaking scholarship can by: Migration and Ethnicity in Chinese History: Hakkas, Pengmin, and Their Neighbors | Sow-Theng Leong Edited by Tim Wright Introduction and Maps by G.

William Skinner This book analyzes the emergence of ethnic consciousness among Hakka-speaking people in late imperial China in the context of their migrations in search of economic opportunities.

This book analyzes the emergence of ethnic consciousness among Hakka-speaking people in late imperial China in the context of their migrations in search of economic opportunities. It poses three central questions: What determined the temporal and geographic pattern of Hakka and Pengmin (a largely Hakka-speaking people) migration in this era.

中国历史上的移民与族群性: 客家人, 棚民及其邻居 = Migration and ethnicity in Chinese history: Hakkas, Pengmin and their neighbors /Zhongguo li.

This book analyzes the emergence of ethnic consciousness among Hakka-speaking people in late imperial China in the context of their migrations in search of economic opportunities. It poses three central questions: What determined the temporal and geographic pattern of Hakka and Pengmin (a largely Hakka-speaking people) migration in this era?Author: Sow-Theng Leong.

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