Generational Change, Identity and the Chinese Diaspora
This study reviews developments in the ethnic and national identity of the descendants of migrants, taking ethnic Chinese as a case study. Our core question is why, in spite of debates worldwide about identity, exclusion and rights, do minority communities continue to suffer discrimination and...
Published November 20th 2014 by Routledge
In recent years a number of countries have introduced affirmative action programmes in order to put right historical injustices and economic inequalities involving ethnic communities. This book examines affirmative action programmes in a range of countries around the world. It discusses how such...
Published October 30th 2012 by Routledge
Ethnicity, Equity and the Nation
First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge
The Malay Dimension
Examining some of the most critical issues in Malaysian politics today, including human rights, law and democracy, gender and Islam, this book explores the contours of the contemporary landscape of Malaysian politics, focusing especially on politics among the majority ethnic Malay community. In...
Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge
This book provides an overview of the current state of Malaysia, looking at political and economic developments and at governance, and discussing the impact of ethnicity, patronage and the reform movement. Apart from discussing issues such as Islamisation and identity transformations within...
Published March 31st 2004 by Routledge
Series: Politics in Asia
The relationship between government and business has become a central issue in East Asia since the financial crisis of 1997. As the Asian economies try to advance the reform process, recent scandals involving corruption and cronyism have demonstrated the ongoing significance of the issue. This...
Published December 5th 2001 by Routledge