The Mandarin-Capitalists from Nanyang: Overseas Chinese Enterprise in the Modernisation of China 1893-1911 / Edition 1

The Mandarin-Capitalists from Nanyang: Overseas Chinese Enterprise in the Modernisation of China 1893-1911 / Edition 1

by Michael R. Godley
     
 

This book examines the contribution of Chinese entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia to China's early modernization.See more details below

Overview

This book examines the contribution of Chinese entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia to China's early modernization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521526951
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/25/2002
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature and Institutions Series
Edition description:
First Paperback Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Note; Map; Introduction; Part I. The Rise of the Overseas Chinese Capitalist: 1. The foreign experience; 2. Environment and Chinese values; 3. China's discovery of the Nanyang Chinese; 4. The recruitment of Chang Pi-shih; Part II. Overseas Chinese Enterprise in the Modernization of China: 5. A program for the development of industry and commerce; 6. The search for overseas Chinese talent and wealth; 7. South China's railroad offensive 1904–8; 8. The overseas Chinese and economic change; Epilogue; Notes; Select bibliography; Glossary; Index.

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