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The Resource Migration, ethnic relations and Chinese business, Chan Kwok-bun, (electronic book)

Migration, ethnic relations and Chinese business, Chan Kwok-bun, (electronic book)

Label
Migration, ethnic relations and Chinese business
Title
Migration, ethnic relations and Chinese business
Statement of responsibility
Chan Kwok-bun
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Incorporating research carried out over the last twenty years, this book documents the personal and collective responses of Chinese migrants and refugees to the prejudice and discrimination they have experienced. Using case studies of Chinese communities in Canada, Chan explores the different defence mechanisms Chinese migrants have created in order to escape the systemic and institutionalized discrimination they face. In particular, the book analyzes Chinese entrepreneurship, arguing that it is a collective response to blocked opportunities in host societies. Drawing upon emp
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Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
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Chan, Kwok B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chinese worlds
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  • Racism
  • Chinese
  • Canada
  • China
Label
Migration, ethnic relations and Chinese business, Chan Kwok-bun, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coping with racism -- Ethnic stereotypes in the media -- Ethnic space, displacement and forced relocation -- Coping with ageing and managing identity -- Racial discrimination and social response -- Unemployment, social support and coping -- Adaptation of refugees -- Voluntary associations and ethnic boundaries -- The many faces of immigrant business -- Ethnic resources, opportunity structure and coping strategies -- State, economy, culture and business networks -- Ethnic capitalism -- Singaporeans doing business in China
Control code
9780203029510
Extent
xii, 196 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203029510
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Migration, ethnic relations and Chinese business, Chan Kwok-bun, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coping with racism -- Ethnic stereotypes in the media -- Ethnic space, displacement and forced relocation -- Coping with ageing and managing identity -- Racial discrimination and social response -- Unemployment, social support and coping -- Adaptation of refugees -- Voluntary associations and ethnic boundaries -- The many faces of immigrant business -- Ethnic resources, opportunity structure and coping strategies -- State, economy, culture and business networks -- Ethnic capitalism -- Singaporeans doing business in China
Control code
9780203029510
Extent
xii, 196 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203029510
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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