Guest People: Hakka Identity in China and Abroad by Nicole ConstableGuest People: Hakka Identity in China and Abroad by Nicole Constable

Guest People: Hakka Identity in China and Abroad

byNicole Constable

Paperback | February 1, 2005

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The essays in this volume analyze and compare what it means to be Hakka in a variety of sociocultural, political, geographical, and historical contexts including Malaysia, Hong Kong, Calcutta, Taiwan, and contemporary China.

Nicole Constable is assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh. Other contributors are Sharon A. Carstens, Myron L. Cohen, Mary S. Erbaugh, Elizabeth Lominska Johnson, Howard J. Martin; and Ellen Oxfeld.
Title:Guest People: Hakka Identity in China and AbroadFormat:PaperbackDimensions:294 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.69 inPublished:February 1, 2005Publisher:UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0295984872

ISBN - 13:9780295984872


Editorial Reviews

Guest People is a thoughtful work of significant intellectual and analytical merit. In a world of rising ethnicities and ethnic conflicts, this timely study should be read by many.

- Jessie G. Lutz - The Journal of Asian Studies