Prominent Indonesian Chinese: Biographical Sketches

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Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 299 pages
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 The ethnic Chinese in Indonesia, numbering more than six millions, constitute the largest single group of ethnic Chinese in Southeast Asia. They are economically strong, culturally diversified, and socially active. This book presents the profiles of leading figures in the Indonesian Chinese community in the twentieth century in the economic, political, religious, cultural, academic, and social fields. This is the first systematic and comprehensive book of its kind. It is useful for scholars interested in research on Indonesia or Chinese minorities in Southeast Asia generally. First published in 1971, it was revised and developed into the present format in 1978 and has since been revised several times. This is the third and most up-to-date version. 

 

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Biographies
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Abbreviations and Glossary
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Select Bibliography
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 Leo Suryadinata, Ph.D., is currently Visiting Senior Fellow, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute, and Professor (Adj.), S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

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