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Title The Hadhrami diaspora in Southeast Asia : identity maintenance or assimilation? / edited by Ahmed Ibrahim Abushouk, Hassan Ahmed Ibrahim
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 297 pages) : illustrations
Series Social, economic and political studies of the Middle East and Asia, 1385-3376 ; v. 107
Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia ; v. 107
Contents Contents; Acknowledgments; Foreword --- Dato' Seri Syed Hamid Albar; A Note on Transliteration; Introduction --- Ahmed Ibrahim Abushouk and Hassan Ahmed Ibrahim; I. Reflections on the Longevity of the Hadhrami Diaspora in the Indian Ocean --- Ulrike Freitag; II. Arabophobia and tarekat: How Sayyid 'Uthmän Became Advisor to the Netherlands Colonial Administration --- Nico J.G. Kaptein; III. Arab Hadhramis in Malaysia: Their Origins and Assimilation in Malay Society --- Abdul Rahman Tang Abdullah
IV. Tea and Company: Interactions between the Arab Elite and the British in Cosmopolitan Singapore --- Nurfadzilah YahayaV. Economic Crisis and State-Building in Hadhramaut, 1941-1949: The Impact of the Decline of Southeast Asian Remittances --- Christian Lekon; VI. The Decline of Arab Capitalism in Southeast Asia --- Rajeswary Ampalavanar Brown; VII. Entrepreneurial Strategies of Hadhrami Arabs in Southeast Asia, c. 1750s-1950s --- William Gervase Clarence-Smith; VIII. Al-Manär and the Hadhrami Elite
Summary Based on the proceedings of an international conference convened by the Department of History and Civilisation, International Islamic University Malaysia, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Yemen in Kuala Lumpur, from 26th to 28th August 2005, this title reviews twelve out of thirty-five papers presented at the conference
Analysis Arabs Southeast Asia Congresses
Hạdramawt (Yemen : Province) Emigration and immigration Congresses
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-285) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Arabs -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Ḥaḍramawt (Yemen : Province) -- Emigration and immigration -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Abushouk, Ahmed Ibrahim.
Ibrahim, Hassan Ahmed.
LC no. 2009001096
ISBN 9004172319 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
9047425782 (electronic bk.)
9789004172319 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
9789047425786 (electronic bk.)