Prominent Indonesian Chinese

First published in 1971, it was revised and developed into the present format in 1978 and has since been revised several times. This is the third and most up-to-date version.

Prominent Indonesian Chinese

Prominent Indonesian Chinese

The ethnic Chinese in Indonesia, numbering more than six millions, constitute the largest single group of ethnic Chinese in Southeast Asia. They are economically strong, culturally diversified, and socially active. This book presents the profiles of leading figures in the Indonesian Chinese community in the twentieth century in the economic, political, religious, cultural, academic, and social fields. This is the first systematic and comprehensive book of its kind. It is useful for scholars interested in research on Indonesia or Chinese minorities in Southeast Asia generally. First published in 1971, it was revised and developed into the present format in 1978 and has since been revised several times. This is the third and most up-to-date version.

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Prominent Indonesian Chinese
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Leo Suryadinata
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies

The ethnic Chinese in Indonesia, numbering more than six millions, constitute the largest single group of ethnic Chinese in Southeast Asia. They are economically strong, culturally diversified, and socially active. This book presents the profiles of leading figures in the Indonesian Chinese community in the twentieth century in the economic,
Prominent Indonesian Chinese
Language: en
Pages: 495
Authors: Leo Suryadinata
Categories: Chinese
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

Indonesia is the largest country in Southeast Asia where there is a significant number of ethnic Chinese, many of whom have played an important role. This book presents biographical sketches of about 530 prominent Indonesian Chinese, including businessmen, community leaders, politicians, religious leaders, artists, sportsmen/sportswomen, writers, journalists, academics, physicians, educators,
Prominent Indonesian Chinese in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 124
Authors: Leo Suryadinata
Categories: Biography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

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The Chinese of Indonesia and Their Search for Identity
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Aimee Dawis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Cambria Press

This book examines how the Indonesian Chinese who were born after 1966 negotiate meanings about their culture and identity through their collective memory of growing up in a restrictive media environment that specifically curtailed Chinese language and culture. The restrictive media environment was the result of a series of policies
Indonesian Chinese Investment in China
Language: en
Pages: 67
Authors: Scott Waldron
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

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