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Author Yong, Kee Howe, 1960- author

Title The Hakkas of Sarawak : sacrificial gifts in Cold War era Malaysia / Kee Howe Yong
Published Toronto [Ontario] : University of Toronto Press, [2013]
Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 242 pages)
Series Anthropological horizons
Anthropological horizons.
Contents Overseas Chinese -- The greater Malaysia plan -- The Sri Aman Treaty -- Any other day at the bus station -- What's there to tell? -- Virtuous subjects -- Sites of impermanence -- Facing the artefact
Summary This book tells the story of the Hakka Chinese in Sarawak, Malaysia, who were targeted as communists or communist sympathizers because of their Chinese ethnicity the 1960s and 1970s
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Anti-communist movements -- Malaysia -- Sarawak -- History -- 20th century.
Hakka (Chinese people) -- Relocation -- Malaysia -- Sarawak.
Hakka (Chinese people) -- Malaysia -- Sarawak -- History -- 20th century.
Malaysia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Sarawak (Malaysia) -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.
Sarawak (Malaysia) -- History -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442667974 (electronic bk.)
9781442667976 (electronic bk.)