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Author Wu, Xiao An, 1965-
Title Chinese business in the making of a Malay state, 1882-1941 : Kedah and Penang / Wu Xiao An.
Imprint London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.

Series Chinese worlds.
Chinese worlds.
Subject Business networks -- History.
Business networks -- China -- History.
Family-owned business enterprises -- History.
Family-owned business enterprises -- China -- History.
Chinese -- Economic conditions.
Business and politics -- History.
Kedah (Malaysia) -- Economic conditions.
Kedah (Malaysia) -- Politics and government.
Kedah (Malaysia) -- Ethnic relations.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 239 pages) : illustrations, portraits.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION -- chapter 2 SETTINGS -- chapter 3 NETWORKING REGIONAL INTERACTIONS, 1882-9 -- chapter 4 FAMILY AND STATE, 1889-95 -- chapter 5 AN OLD FRAMEWORK AND A NEW DEVELOPMENT, 1895-1905 -- chapter 6 TRANSITION, 1905-9 -- chapter 7 CONFRONTATION AND ACCOMMODATION, 1909-18 -- chapter 8 ANOTHER ROUND OF ADJUSTMENT, 1918-28 -- chapter 9 A new profile of community and business, 1928-41 -- chapter 10 CONCLUSION.
Summary An examination of how Chinese family and business networks have been closely interlocked with economic and social structures, around which government and states developed.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203417798 (electronic bk.)
9780203417799 (electronic bk.)
9780415301763
0415301769
9786610058136
661005813X
0415301769 (Cloth)
OCLC # 252902935
Additional Format Print version: Wu, Xiao An, 1965- Chinese business in the making of a Malay state, 1882-1941. London : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003 (DLC) 2002027540.