Journal of Chinese Overseas (JCO) 
 

Journal of Chinese Overseas (JCO) is an internationally refereed journal published in English twice a year in May and November. It carries academic articles on Chinese overseas worldwide. Topics on places in mainland China , Hong Kong , Macau and Taiwan where the emigrant communities originate, and articles on people of non-Han origins in diaspora who can trace their ancestry to China will also be considered. In addition to well-researched articles, the journal also publishes research reports and book reviews.

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CHINESE HERITAGE CENTRE
By BRILL

Under the auspices of the
International Society for the Studies of Chinese Overseas (ISSCO)

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TABLE OF CONTENTS & ABSTRACTS

  • VOL 1 NO 1 (May 2005)
  • VOL 1 NO 2 (Nov 2005)
  • VOL 2 NO 1 (May 2006)
  • VOL 2 NO 2 (Nov 2006)
  • VOL 3 NO 1 (May 2007)
  • VOL 3 NO 2 (Nov 2007)
  • VOL 4 NO 1 (May 2008)
  • VOL 4 NO 2 (Nov 2008)
  • VOL 5 NO 1 (2009)
  • VOL 5 NO 2 (2009)
  • VOL 6 NO 1 (2010)
  • VOL 6 NO 2 (2010)
  • VOL 7 NO 1 (2011)
  • VOL 7 NO 2 (2011)
  • VOL 8 NO 1 (2012)
  • VOL 8 NO 2 (2012)
  • VOL 9 NO 1 (2013)
  • VOL 10 NO 1 (2014)

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    VOL 1 NO 1 (May 2005)

    Contents
    Articles

    Within and Without: Chinese Writers Overseas
    WANG GUNGWU (
    abstract)

    Preparing Opium for America : Hong Kong and Cultural Consumption in the Chinese Diaspora
    ELIZABETH SINN (
    abstract)

    Mothers, Sons and Lovers: Fidelity and Frugality in the Overseas Chinese Divided Family before 1949
    MICHAEL SZONYI (
    abstract)

    Media and the Chinese Diaspora: Community, Consumption, and Transnational Imagination
    SUN WANNING (
    abstract)

    Overseas Chinese and Merchant Philanthropy in China : From Culturalism to Nationalism
    GLEN PETERSON (
    abstract)

    Reports

    Communication, Language and Identity — Attitudes toward Preserving Children’s Linguistic Identity in the UK among Parents from Mainland China
    ZHANG XIAOLING

    Chinese Cooks and Mexican Tastes: The Encounter of Two
    Culinary Practices in Mexico ’s Chinese Restaurants
    SARAH BAK-GELLER

    Book Reviews

    Leaving China : Media, Migration and Transnational Imagination
    by Sun Wanning
    Reviewed by BRENDA CHAN KIN YING

    Diasporic Chinese Ventures: The Life and Work of Wang Gungwu
    by Gregor Benton and Liu Hong
    Reviewed by HUANG JIANLI

    Transnational Chinese: Fujianese Migrants in Europe
    by Frank N. Pieke, Pal Nyiri, Mette Thuno and Antonella Ceccagno
    Reviewed by LI MINGHUAN

    Singapore Chinese Society in Transition: Business, Politics and Socio-Economic Change, 1945-1965
    by Liu Hong and Wong Sin-Kiong
    Reviewed by ADAM McKEOWN

    Chinese Women and The Global Village: An Australian Site
    by Jan Ryan
    Reviewed by
    DAVID Y.H. WU

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    VOL 1 NO 2 (Nov 2005)

    Contents
    Articles

    A Drug on the Market: Opium and the Chinese in Southeast Asia , 1750-1880
    CARL A. TROCKI (
    abstract)

    Opium and Social Control: Coolies on the Plantations of Peru and Cuba
    EVELYN HU-DEHART (
    abstract)

    Beyond the Assimilation Fixation: Skinner and the Possibility of a Spatial Approach to Twentieth-Century Thai History MICHAEL J. MONTESANO (abstract)

    Vietnamese or Chinese: Viet-kieu in the Vietnam-China borderlands
    CHAN YUK WAH (
    abstract)

    Dalforce at the Fall of Singapore in 1942: An Overseas Chinese Heroic Legend
    KEVIN BLACKBURN and CHEW JU ERN, DANIEL (
    abstract)

    Community Transformation and the Formation of Ethnic Capital: Immigrant Chinese Communities in the United States
    MIN ZHOU and MINGANG LIN (
    abstract)

    Book Reviews

    Jingwai huaren guoji wenti taolun ji (The Citizenship Problems of Chinese Overseas: A Collection of Documents and Articles)
    edited by Zhou Nanjing
    Reviewed by LEO SURYADINATA

    Fujian qiaoxiang diaocha (Identities, Networks and Culture: Fieldwork Reports on the Homeland of Overseas Chinese in Fujian )
    edited by Li Minghuan
    Reviewed by JAMES K.CHIN

    Water Frontier. Commerce and the Chinese in the Lower Mekong Region, 1750-1880
    edited by Nola Cooke and Li Tana
    Reviewed by
    CLAUDINE SALMON

    Chinese Business in the Making of a Malay State , 1882-1941, Kedah and Penang
    by Wu Xiao An
    Reviewed by
    CHIN YEE WHAH

    After the Rush: Regulation, Participation, and Chinese Communities in Australia 1860-1940
    edited by Sophie Couchman, John Fitzgerald, and Paul MacGregor
    Reviewed by CHARLES A.COPPEL

    Chinese Migration in Germany : Making Home in Transnational Space
    by Maggi Wai-Han Leung
    Reviewed by METTE THUNO

    Histories, Cultures, Identities: Studies in Malaysian Chinese Worlds
    by Sharon A.Carstens
    Reviewed by MAK LAU FONG

    Marital Acts:Gender, Sexuality, and Identity among the Chinese Thai Diaspora
    by Jiemin Bao
    Reviewed by
    HUANG SHU-MIN

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    VOL 2 NO 1 (May 2006)

    Contents
    Articles

    Virtual Communities and Chinese National Identity
    BRENDA CHAN (
    abstract)

    “You Can Never Go Home Again”: Cultural Memory and Identity Formation in the Writing of Southeast Asian Chinese
    JAMES ST. ANDRÉ (
    abstract)

    Transnational Homeland Concerns and Participation in US Politics: A Comparison among Immigrants from China, Taiwan and Hong Kong
    PEI-TE LIEN (
    abstract)

    Entanglement of Business and Politics in the Chinese Diaspora: Interrogating the Wartime Patriotism of Aw Boon Haw
    HUANG JIANLI (
    abstract)

    Chinese in Papua New Guinea: Strategic Practices in Sojourning
    TETSU ICHIKAWA (
    abstract)

    Report

    Gender and Migration Networks: New Approaches to Research on Chinese Migration to France and Europe CARINE PINA-GUERASSIMOFF

    Book Reviews

    Qiaowu yu waijiao guanxi yanjiu: Zhongguo fangqi “shuangchong guoji”de huigu yu fansi (Overseas Chinese Affairs and Diplomatic Relations: Retrospect on China’s Abandoning of its Policy of “Dual Nationality”)
    by Cheng Xi
    Reviewed by NING ZHANG

    The Chinese Diaspora: Space, Place, Mobility and Identity
    edited by Laurence J.C.Ma, and Carolyn Cartier
    Reviewed by LIU HAIMING

    East by South: China in the Australasian Imagination
    edited by Charles Ferrall, Paul Miller, and Keren Smith
    Reviewed by JOHN FITZGERAL

    Ethnic Relations and Nation-Building in Southeast Asia. The Case of the Ethnic Chinese
    edited by Leo Suryadinata
    Reviewed by
    AMY L. FREEDMAN

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    VOL 2 NO 2 (Nov 2006)

    Contents
    Articles

    Why China Historians Should Study the Chinese Diaspora, and Vice-versa
    PHILIP A. KUHN

    Transnationalism as a New Mode of Immigrant Labor Market Incorporation: Preliminary Evidence from Chinese Transnational Migrants
    PHILIP YANG (
    abstract)

    Migrant Transnationality and Its Evolving Nature: A Case Study of Mainland Chinese Migrants in Australia
    JIA GAO (
    abstract)

    Expanding the Cantonese Diaspora: Sojourners and Settlers in the West River Basin
    STEVEN B. MILES (
    abstract)

    Extinction and Adventures on the Chinese Diasporic Frontier
    JING TSU (
    abstract)

    The Trading Culture of Jade Stones Among the Yunnanese in Burma and Thailand , 1962–88
    WEN-CHIN CHANG (abstract)

    Report

    Haigui : A New Area in China ’s Policy toward the Chinese Diaspora?
    WANG CANGBAI, WONG SIU-LUN and SUN WENBIN

    Book Reviews

    Anti-Japanese or Pro-Japanese: Overseas Chinese, the Chinese Nationalist Government and the Wang Regime
    by Lee Ying-Hui
    Reviewed by WANG CANGBAI

    Chinese Indonesians: Remembering, Distorting, Forgetting
    Edited by Tim Lindsey and Helen Pausacker
    Reviewed by DEDE OETOMO

    Our History Is Still Being Written: The Story of Three Chinese-Cuban Generals in the Cuban Revolution
    by Armando Choy, Gustavo Chui and Moisés Sío Wong
    Reviewed by LI ANSHAN

    Chinese St. Louis : From Enclave to Cultural Community
    by Huping Ling
    Reviewed by CHENG HONG

    Dutch Colonial Education: The Chinese Experience in Indonesia ,1900–1942
    by Ming Govaars, trans. by Lorre Lynn Trytten
    Reviewed by
    SAI SIEW MIN

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    VOL 3 NO 1 (May 2007)

    Contents
    Articles

    From “Voluntary” to “truly Voluntary” Associations:
    The Structure of the Chinese Community in French Polynesia, 1865-2005
    ANNE-CHRISTINE TRÉMON (
    abstract)

    Activists on the Fringe: Chinese Intelligentsia in Penang in the Early 20th Century
    TAN SOON CHENG (
    abstract)

    The Identity Formation of American-Born Chinese in the 1930s:
    A Review of Lei Jieqiong’s (Kit King Louis) Master’s Thesis
    HAIMING LIU (
    abstract)

    Diverse and Transnational: Chinese (PRC) Immigrants in the United States
    XIA0-HUANG YIN (
    abstract)

    Report

    Chinese Graduate Students’ Adaptation to Learning in America: A Cultural Perspective
    ZHONGHENG ZHANG and JUAN XU

    Book Reviews

    A History of the Hok Tek Chi Loke Yah Teng Association, 1824-2004,
    by Zeng Ling; Hok Tek Chi Loke Yah Teng Archival Collection, vols. 1-3,
    Edited by Zeng Ling
    Reviewed by LEE CHEE HIANG

    Tsinoy: The Story of the Chinese in Philippine Life
    Edited by Teresita Ang See, Go Bon Juan, Doreen Go Yu and Yvonne Chua
    Reviewed by WONG KWOK CHU

    The Chinese in Silicon Valley: Globalization, Social Networks, and Ethnic Identity
    By Bernard P. Wong
    Reviewed by JOSEPH BOSCO

    Voluntary Organizations in the Chinese Diaspora and Ethnic Identity
    Edited by Khun Eng Kuah-Pearce and Evelyn Hu-Dehart
    Reviewed by BRENDA S.A.YEOH

    Caribbean Quarterly. Special issue on The Chinese in the Caribbean
    Reviewed by LOK C.D. SIU

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    VOL 3 NO 2 (Nov 2007)

    Contents
    Articles

    Global Chinese Migrants and Performing Chineseness
    EDGAR WICKBERG (
    abstract)

    The Education Concerns and Political Outlook of Lim Keng Lian (1893-1968)
    JASON LIM (
    abstract)

    Chinese Language Maintenance: A Study of Chinese-American Parental Perceptions and Activities
    WENZHONG (ERIC) YANG (
    abstract)

    An Excursion into Cai Peihuo's Colonial Diary, 1929-1936
    ANN HEYLEN (
    abstract)

    Book Reviews

    Ambition and Identity: Chinese Merchant Elites in Colonial Manila, 1880-1916
    by Andrew Wilson
    Reviewed by TERESITA ANG SEE

    Chinese American Death Rituals: Respecting the Ancestors
    edited by Chung Sue Fawn and Priscilla Wegars
    Reviewed by CHAN YUK WAH

    Memoirs of a Future Home: Diasporic Citizenship of Chinese in Panama
    by Lok C.D. Siu
    Reviewed by KATHLEEN LOPEZ

    Golden Threads: The Chinese in Regional New South Wales
    by Janis Wilton
    Reviewed by CAROLE TAN

    From Urban Enclave to Ethnic Suburb: New Asian Communities in Pacific Rim Countries
    edited by Wei Li
    Reviewed by CHRISTOPHER MERRITT

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    VOL 4 NO 1 (May 2008)

    Contents
    Articles

    Changing Roles, Continuing Ideas: Tan Kah Kee in 1949 and 1950
    LU HU (
    abstract)

    Feature: The Chinese in South Africa
    Karen L. Harris, Guest Editor

    In the Pink of Health or the Yellow of Condition? Chinese Workers, Colonial Medicine and the Journey to South Africa, 1904-1907
    ANDREW MACDONALD (
    abstract)

    From Demand for “Asiatic” Labor to Importation of Indentured Chinese Labor: Race Identity in the Recruitment of Unskilled Labor for South Africa’s Gold Mining Industry, 1903-1910
    TU T. HUYNH (
    abstract)

    State, Myth, and Agency in the Construction of Chinese South African Identities, 1948-1994
    YOON JUNG PARK (
    abstract)

    Chinese Migration and China’s Foreign policy in Africa
    EMMANUEL MA MUNG (
    abstract)

    Reports

    The Estate of a Chinese Woman in the Mid-Eighteenth Century at the Cape of Good Hope
    JAMES C. ARMSTRONG

    Reconciling with History: The Chinese-Canadian Head Tax Redress
    PETER LI

    Book Reviews

    All Under Heaven – The Story of a Chinese Family in South Africa.
    By Darryl Accone
    Reviewed by KAREN L. HARRIS

    活在别处: 香港印尼华人口述历史
    (Life is Elsewhere. Stories of the Indonesian Chinese in Hong Kong)
    edited by Wang Cangbai
    Reviewed by CLAUDINE SALMON

    Chinese Migrants and Internationalism: Foreign Histories, 1917-1945
    by Gregor Benton
    Reviewed by XIANG BIAO

    Chinese in Eastern Europe and Russia: A Middleman Minority in a Transnational Era
    by Nyíri Pál
    Reviewed by JAMES K.CHIN

    The Business of Politics and Ethnicity: A History of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry
    by Sikko Visscher
    Reviewed by YOW CHEUN HOE

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    VOL 4 NO 2 (Nov 2008)

    Contents
    Articles

    Contending for a Claim on Civilization: The Sino-Siamese Struggle to Control Overseas Chinese Education in Siam
    WASANA WONGSURAWAT
    (abstract)

    The Zheng Communities and the Formation of a Transnational Lineage
    SONG PING
    (abstract)

    The Evolution of Chinese Malaysian Entrepreneurship: From British Colonial Rule to Post-New Economic Policy
    CHIN YEE WHAH
    (abstract)

    Kuomingtang Soldiers and Their Descendants in Northern Thailand: An Ethnographic Study
    DUAN YING
    (abstract)

    Reports

    Sophia Chen Zen and Westernized Chinese Feminism
    KATRINA GULLIVER

    Rejecting Assimilation, Immersion and Chinoiserie: Reconstructing Identity for Children Adopted from China
    LISA D. FALVEY

    Book Reviews

    L. Ling-chi Wang: The Quintessential Scholar/Activist Amerasia Journal, vol. 33. no. 1, 2007
    Reviewed by PETER KWONG

    Big White Lie: Chinese Australians in White Australia
    by Johm Fitzgerald
    Reviewed by DAVID IP

    Chinese Americans and the Politics of Race and Culture
    edited by Sucheng Chan and Madeline Y. Hsu
    Reviewed by ZHOU MIN

    Americans First: Chinese Americans and the Second World War
    by k. Scott Wong
    Reviewed by JOSEPH LEE

    新秩序下的混乱。从印尼暴动看华人的政治社会关系
    (Chaos under the New Order: The Socio-Political Dimension of the Chinese in Indonesia as seen from the Riots of 1994-1998)
    by Yang Congrong 杨聪荣
    Reviewed by KENG WE KOH

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    VOL 5 NO 1 (2009)

    Contents
    Articles

    Sinifying New Spain: Cathay's Influence on Colonial Mexico via the Nao de China
    EDWARD R. SLACK, JR
    (abstract)

    Asian Diasporas and Tropical Migration in the Age of Empire: A Comparative Overview
    WALTON LOOK LAI (
    abstract)

    Indispensable Enemy or Convenient Scapegoat? A Critical Examination of Sinophobia in Latin America and the Carribean, 1870s to 1930s
    EVELYN HU-DEHART
    (abstract)

    The Chinese of Central America: Diverse Beginnings, Common Achievements
    ST. JOHN ROBINSON
    (abstract)

    Tusans (tusheng) and the Changing Chinese Community in Peru
    ISABELLE LAUSENT-HERRERA
    (abstract)

    Old Migrants, New Immigrants and Anti-Chinese Discourse in Suriname
    PAUL B. TJON SIE FAT
    (abstract)

    The Revitalization of Havana's Chinatown: Invoking Chinese Cuban History
    KATHLEEN LOPEZ
    (abstract)

    Report

    Archives of Biography and History in God of Luck: A Conversation with Ruthanne Lum McCunn
    LISA YUN

    Book Reviews

    The Coolie Trade: The Traffic in Chinese Laborers to Latin America 1847-1874
    by Arnold J. Meagher
    Reviewed by LI ANSHAN

    Imaging the Chinese in Cuban Literature and Culture
    By Ignacio Lopez-Calvo
    Alternative Orientalisms in Latin America and Beyond
    edited by Ignacio Lopez-Calvo
    Joint review by ALEJANDRO LEE

    The Coolie Speaks: Chinese Indentured Laborers and African Slaves in China
    by Lisa Yun
    Reviewed by EVELYN HU-DEHART

    Beyond Chinatown: New Chinese Migration and the Global Expansion of China
    edited by Mette Thuno
    Reviewed by EDWARD GONZALEZ-TENNANT

    Chinese Human Smuggling Organizations - Families, Social Networks, and Cultural Imperatives
    by Sheldon X. Zhang
    Reviewed by MAGGY LEE

    Chinese Restaurants (DVD)
    produced by Cheuk Kwan
    Reviewed by LOK C. D. SIU

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    VOL 5 NO 2 (2009)

    Contents
    Articles

    "Our native place - our cinema": Nation, State and Colony in the Amoy-Dialect Film Industry of the 1950s
    JEREMY E. TAYLOR
    (abstract)

    "There Are No Chinamen in Singapore": Creolization and Self-Fashioning of the Straits Chinese in the Colonial Contact Zone
    TZE-HUI CELINE HUNG
    (abstract)

    Saying No to Chineseness: The Possibilities and Limits of a Disporic Identity in Janice Lowe Shinebourne's Fiction
    ANNE-MARIE LEE-LOY
    (abstract)

    Radicalization of the Protect Diaoyutai Movement in 1970s-America
    CHEN JINXING
    (abstract)

    The Making of a Diasporic Identity: The Case of the Sydney Chinese Commercial Elite, 1890s-1900s
    KUO MEI-FEN
    (abstract)

    Book Reviews

    Chinese Among Others: Emigration in Modern Times
    by Philip A. Kuhm
    Reviewed by LI MINGHUAN

    Being Maori-Chinese: Mixed Identities
    by Manying Ip
    Reviewed by NIGEL MURPHY

    穿行在东西方文化之间:一位海外华人学者兼社会活动家的回忆录
    (Moving between Eastern and Western Cultures: Memoirs of an Overseas Chinese Scholar and Social Activist)
    by Yen Ching-hwang 颜清湟
    Reviewed by GEOFF WADE

    跨越疆域与文化调适
    (Crossing National Boundaries and Cultural Adaptation)
    edited by Lee Guan Kin 李元瑾
    Reviewed by JANE ZHENG

    移民,性别与华人社会:马来亚华人妇女研究 (1929-1941)
    Yimin, xingbie yu huaren shehui: Malaiya huaren funu yanjiu 1929-1941
    (Immigration, Gender and Overseas Chinese Society: Studies on Chinese Women in Malaya, 1929-1941)
    by Fan Ruolan
    Reviewed by ZHENG LIREN

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    VOL 6 NO 1 (2010)

    Contents
    Articles

    Conceptualizing Chinese Migration and Chinese Overseas: The Contribution of Wang Gungwu
    WANG JIANLI
    (abstract)

    Networks and Emplacement: Jinmen Migrants in Singapore, 1850s-1942
    CHANG-HUI CHI
    (abstract)

    Qiaojuan Politics: Government Policies toward the Left-Behind Family Members of Chinese Overseas, 1880s-1990s
    SHEN HUIFEN
    (abstract)

    Kung Pao Kosher: Jewish Americans and Chinese Restaurants in New York
    HAIMING LIU
    (abstract)

    Reports

    Chinese Migrants in Switzerland: From Mutual Assistance to Promoting Economic Interests
    MARYLENE LIEBER

    Moving from Binondo to the "Chinese Villages" of the Suburbs: A Geographical Study of the Chinese in Metro-Manila
    CATHERINE GUEGUEN

    Book Reviews

    Asian Diasporas: New Formations, New Conceptions
    edited by Rhacel S. Parrenas and Lok C.D. Siu
    Reviewed by LEANDER SEAH

    Contemporary Chinese America: Immigration, Ethnicity, and Community Transformation
    by Zhou Min
    Reviewed by WEI LI

    At Home in the Chinese Diaspora: Memories, Identities and Belongings
    edited by Kuah-pearce Khun Eng and Andrew P. Davidson
    Reviewed by WENDY WEN LI and SHILOH GROOT

    The Dragon and the Taniwha - Maori and Chinese in New Zealand
    edited by Manying Ip
    Reviewed by JOCK PHILLIPS

    印度尼西亚华文教育发展史
    (History of development in Chinese education in Indonesia)
    by Huang Kunzhang 黄昆章
    Reviewed by LEO SURYADINATA

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    VOL 6 NO 2 (2010)

    Contents
    Articles

    Junk Trade, Business Networks, and Sojourning Communities: Hokkien Merchants in Early Maritime Asia
    JAMES K. CHIN
    (abstract)

    The Malayan Communist Party and the Indonesian Communist Party: Features of Co-operation
    HARA FUJIO
    (abstract)

    Chinese Chicago: Transnational Migration and Businesses, 1870s-1930s
    HUPING LING
    (abstract)

    Diaspora in the United States: Chinese and Indians Compared
    WEI LI and EMILY SKOP
    (abstract)

    Reports

    The Hoa of Phu Quoc in Vietnam: Local Institutions, Education, and Studying Mandarin
    GRACE CHEW CHYE LAY

    From Sojourning to Citizenship: The Chinese Community in St. John's, Newfoundland, 1895-1967
    JOHN K. SPARROW

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    VOL 7 NO 1 (2011)

    Contents
    Articles

    Vancouver Chinatown in Transition
    PETER S. LI and EVA XIAOLING LI
    (abstract)

    From Mott Street to East Broadway: Fuzhounese Immigrants and the Revitalization of New York's Chinatown
    KENNETH J. GUEST
    (abstract)

    Chinatown Sydney: A Window on the Chinese Community
    CHRISTINE INGLIS
    (abstract)

    The Chinatown in Peru and the Changing Peruvian Chinese Community(ies)
    ISABELLE LAUSENT-HERRERA
    (abstract)

    Ikebukuro Chinatown in Tokyo: The First "New Chinatown" in Japan
    YAMASHITA KIYOMI
    (abstract)

    Book Reviews

    Diasporic Histories: Cultural Archives of Chinese Transnationalism
    edited by Andrea Riemenschnitter and Deborah L. Madsen
    Reviewed by CHARLES J. WHEELER

    The Scripting of a National History: Singapore and Its Pasts
    by Hong Lisa and Huang Jianli
    Reviewed by LI TANA

    华人的旧金山:一个太平洋的族群的故事, 1850-1943
    (Chinese in San Francisco, 1850-1943: A Trans-Pacific Community)
    by Chen Yong 陈勇
    Reviewed by LI JUNJIE and QIAN JIANG

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    VOL 7 NO 2 (2011)

    Contents
    Articles

    The Huaqiao in Taiwan 1895-1945: Their Ambivalent Localization
    LEO DOUW
    (abstract)

    A Special Intermittence and Continuity in Local History: The Chinese Diaspora and Their Hometown in Battlefield Quemoy during 1949-1960s
    CHIANG BO-WEI
    (abstract)

    Seeking Residency from the Courts: The Chinese Experience in the Post-White Australia Era
    JIA GAO
    (abstract)

    The Chinese Cultural Revolution and the Decline of the Left in Singapore
    YINGHONG CHENG
    (abstract)

    The Internet and Hoisan-wa in the U.S.: Counter-Hegemonic Discourses and Shifting Language Ideologies
    GENEVIEVE Y. LEUNG
    (abstract)

    Bamboo Networks: Chinese Business Owners and Co-Ethnic Networks in Auckland, New Zealand
    CARINA MEARES, TRUDIE CAIN and PAUL SPOONLEY
    (abstract)

    Book Reviews

    Chinois en Polynesie Francaise. Migration, Metissage, Diaspora
    by Anne-Christine Tremon
    Reviewed by JEAN BAFFIE

    Asian America: Forming New Communities, Expanding Boundaries
    edited by Huping Ling
    Reviewed by HEIDI H. KONG

    Stepping Forth into the World: The Chinese Educational Mission to the United States, 1872-81
    by Edward J. M. Rhoads
    Reviewed by WING-KAI TO

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    VOL 8 NO 1 (2012)

    Contents
    Articles

    Chinese Overseas: The Particular and the General
    CHARLES A. COPPEL
    (abstract)

    The Change of Social Spaces within Chinese Settlements in Singapore under National Policies
    YUN-TSUI YEH
    (abstract)

    Cantonese Sojourners and Shiwan Ceramic Roof Decoration in Malaysia
    MA SO MUI
    (abstract)

    Reports

    China's Brain Gain?: Attitudes and Future Plans of Overseas Chinese Students in the US
    RYAN P. KELLOGG

    The Chinese of Sao Paulo: A Case Study
    JOSH STENBERG

    Book Reviews

    Return Migration and Identity: A Global Phenomenon, A Hong Kong Case
    by Nan M. Sussman
    Reviewed by MADELINE Y. HSU

    The Chinese/Vietnamese Diaspora: Revisiting the Boat People
    edited by Chan Yuk Wah
    Reviewed by GLEN PETERSON

    Chinese Presence in Malay-Indonesian Narratives: Founders and Heroes or Merchants and Wife Givers?
    by Mary Somers Heidhues
    Reviewed by DEVISANTHI TUNAS

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    VOL 8 NO 2 (2012)

    Contents
    Articles

    "We Are Not a Docile People": Chinese Resistance and Exclusion in the Re-Imagining of Whiteness in South Africa, 1903-1910
    TU T. HUYNH
    (abstract)

    Luo Di Sheng Gen (落地生根): Early Taiwanese-Chinese Immigrants in Canada and Guam
    LAN-HUNG NORA CHIANG
    (abstract)

    Barriers to Social Integration for Chinese Immigrants in Canada, Then and Now: A Comparison
    YIXUAN WANG, LI ZONG and HUI LI
    (abstract)

    Fuzhou Chinese Speech Group and Associations: Online Debates over the Landmarks of Manhattan Chinatown after 9/11
    ANN SHU-JU CHIU
    (abstract)

    Studying Nonya Ceramics in the Singapore-Melaka Region and Their Larger Historical and Artistic Background
    TEDDY YONG HUEI SIM and SANDY JUN CHIH LIU
    (abstract)

    Book Reviews

    Population Policy and Reproduction in Singapore: Making Future Citizens
    by Shirley Hsiao-Li Sun
    Reviewed by SOPHIE SEUNG-YOON LEE

    Chinese Food and Foodways in Southeast Asia and beyond
    edited by Tan Chee-Beng
    Reviewed by GEOFFREY BENJAMIN

    Overseas Chinese in the People's Republic of China
    by Glen Peterson
    Reviewed by TAN CHEE-BENG

    Transmigration and the New Chinese: Theories and Practices from the New Zealand Experience
    edited by Manying Ip
    Reviewed by ANDREW BUTCHER

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    VOL 9 NO 1 (2013)

    Contents
    Articles

    "Chinese, but not quite": Huaqiao and the Marginalization of the Overseas Chinese
    SOON KEONG ONG
    (abstract)

    The Demise of China's Overseas Chinese State Farms
    HAN XIAORONG
    (abstract)

    Calgary's Chinese Kinship Associations: Their Role in Chinese Canadian Integration
    LLOYD SCIBAN and LLOYD WONG
    (abstract)

    Book Reviews

    The Chinese As Seen by the Western Illustrators in the 19th Century
    Reviewed by MELISSA WEI-TSING INOUYE

    Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China: A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
    Reviewed by NANLAI CAO

    Peranakan Chinese in Penang and the Region: Evolving Identities and Networls
    Reviewed by HUI YEW-FOONG

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    VOL 10 NO 1 (2014)

    Contents
    Articles

    Gods and/or Ancestors: Practising Lineage in Contemporary Singapore (abstract)
    KHEE HEONG KOH and CHANG WOEI ONG

    Planting Good Roots and Creating Affinities: Engaged Buddhism in the Chinese-Filipino Context
    (abstract)
    ARISTOTLE C. DY

    Making the "Invisible" a "Visible Problem" -- The Representation of Chinese Illegal Immigrants in U.S. Newspapers (abstract)
    ZHENG ZHU

    Research Report

    (Re) imaginings of Hong Kong: Voices from the Hong Kong Diaspora and Their Children
    WINNIE TANG


    Book Reviews

    Pacific Crossing: California Gold, Chinese Migration, and the Making of Hong Kong Reviewed by WING CHUNG NG

    The Chinese Face in Australia: Multi-generational Ethnicity among Australian-born Chinese
    Reviewed by MAY S. PARTRIDGE

    Chinese and Indian Business: Historical Antecedents
    Reviewed by PANG YANG HUEI

    Creation of Culture and Identity of Ethnic Chinese in Japan: Chinese School, Lion Dance Guandi Temple, Overseas Chinese History Museum
    Reviewed by TIEN-SHI CHEN

    A Virtual Chinatown: The Diasporic Mediasphere of Chinese Migrants
    Reviewed by HOWARD DUNCAN