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Title Exile in colonial Asia : kings, convicts, commemoration / Ronit Ricci
Published Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 294 pages) : illustrations
Series Perspectives on the global past
Perspectives on the global past
Contents A global history of exile in Asia, c. 1700-1900 / Clare Anderson -- Out of Ceylon : the exile of the last king of Kandy / Robert Aldrich -- "Near China beyond the seas far far distant from Juggernath" : the mid-nineteenth century exile of Bhai Maharaj Singh in Singapore / Anand A. Yang -- From Java to Jaffna : exile and return in Dutch Asia in the eighteenth century / Ronit Ricci -- Caught between empires : Babad Mangkudiningratan and the exile of Sultan Hamengkubuwana II of Yogyakarta, 1813-1826 / Sri Margana -- Exile, colonial space, and deterritorialised people in Eastern Indonesian history / Timo Kaartinen -- Belongings and belonging : Indonesian histories in inventories from the Cape of Good Hope / Jean Gelman Taylor -- An exile's lamentations? : the convict experience in New South Wales 1788-1840 / Carol Liston -- Prisoners from Indochina in the nineteenth-century French colonial world / Lorraine M. Paterson -- Watching the detectives : the elusive exile of Prince Myingoon of Burma / Penny Edwards
Summary This volume explores the phenomenon of exile within and from colonial Asia between the 17th and early 20th centuries from several disciplinary perspectives: anthropology, gender studies, literature, history, and Asian, Australian, and Pacific studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Exiles -- Asia -- History
British colonies.
French colonies.
HISTORY / Asia / General
Netherlandish colonies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
France -- Colonies -- Asia
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Asia
Netherlands -- Colonies -- Asia
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Ricci, Ronit, editor
ISBN 082485375X
0824853768 (electronic bk.)
9780824853761 (electronic bk.)