Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Colin Mackerras.|
|LC Classifications||DS523.3 .E87 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 232 p. :|
|Number of Pages||232|
|ISBN 10||0415258162, 0415258170|
|LC Control Number||2003005288|
Ethnicity in Asia. This book is designed as a comprehensive comparative introduction to ethnicity in East and Southeast Asia since Each chapter covers a particular country looking at such. The book is a collection of articles written by various experts of the South East Asian region; the focus of these articles is on ethnic realities of South East Asia. There is a common belief about the ethnic background of the inhabitants of South East Asia and they are commonly referred to as Yellow Race. This volume examines ethnicity in relation to one major facet of Asian life—the military. Ethnicity, now being studied on a variety of scholarly and geographical fronts, is a fruitful topic for consideration in the study of the relationships between the Asian armed forces and their governments and : Hardcover. This book is designed as a comprehensive comparative introduction to ethnicity in East and Southeast Asia since Each chapter covers a particular country looking at such core issues as: the ethnic minorities or groups in the country of concern, how many ethnic groups, population, language and culture group they belong to, traditional religions and arts.
DOI link for Ethnicity in Asia. Ethnicity in Asia book. Ethnicity in Asia. DOI link for Ethnicity in Asia. Ethnicity in Asia book. By Colin Mackerras. Edition included the Burmese and all other ‘ethnic races’, including the Shan, the Karen, the Mon, the Kachin and more than other nationalities. This is, however, historically and. This book explores the importance, and construction, of ethnic identity among college students, and how ethnicity interfaces with students interactions on campus, and the communities in which they live. Nationalism and Ethnicity in Southeast Asia Ingrid Wessel — Asia, Southeastern. book review The Uyghur community: diaspora, identity and geopolitics edited by Güljanat Kurmangaliyeva Ercilasun and Konuralp Ercilasun Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY, , pp., €91,62 (eBook), ISBN Abstract. Southeast Asia as we know it today it is a product of the region’s colonial past. The borders of the present nation states largely coincide with imperial borders established in the late nineteenth and early twentieth by: 1.
Ethnicity in Asia. This book is designed as a comprehensive comparative introduction to ethnicity in East and Southeast Asia since Each chapter covers a particular country looking at such. 'For scholars whose specialized knowledge is often confined within the boundaries of one or a handful of particular nation-states, this volume offers a very useful, broad survey ot ethnicity in Asia, with contributions of consistent scope and quality. The writing style is also consistently accessible to general readers.'. New Books: Race/Ethnicity in Contemporary America As part of this blog’s mission of making academic research and data more easily accessible, understandable, and applicable to a wider audience and to practical, everyday social issues, I highlight new sociological books about Asian Americans and other racial/ethnic groups as I hear about them. This series provides a timely and important outlet for research outputs on ethnicity in Asia. It encourages social science debates on theoretical issues related to Asian ethnicity and promotes multidisciplinary approaches to the study of ethnicity in Asia.