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The Sociology of Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia

Challenges and Prospects

Editors: Santasombat, Yos (Ed.)

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  • Considers how Capitalism from China interacts with diverse forms of Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia
  • Examines strategies employed by local communities to cope with the challenges of Chinese Capitalism 
  • Addresses the phenomenon of Chinese ethnic economic migration, particularly the social capital of being Chinese in South East Asia
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About this book

Set within the context of ASEAN integration, this book considers how Capitalism from China interacts with the ASEAN Economic Community, considering the issue from a variety of sociological, cultural and economic perspectives. It examines some of the creative strategies – de-sinicization, re-sinicization and re-balancing – employed by local Chinese communities and ASEAN countries to cope with the pressures of Chinese capitalism. The book addresses the phenomenon of Chinese ethnic economic migration, particularly the social capital of being Chinese in South East Asia, as well as community building, the interplay between domestic politics and globalization, and the rise of Chinese tourism related entrepreneurship.

About the authors

Dr Yos Santasombat is Professor of Anthropology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. He is the author of numerous books, including Impact of China’s Rise on the Mekong Region (Palgrave, 2015).

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-26

    Santasombat, Yos

  • Chinese Capitalism and the Development of the ASEAN Economic Community: A Perspective of Desecuritization

    Pages 27-54

    Sung, Hsing-Chou

  • New Chinese Capitalism and the ASEAN Economic Community

    Pages 55-73

    Liu, Hong (et al.)

  • The Social Capital of Being Chinese in Thai Politics

    Pages 75-92

    Wongsurawat, Wasana

  • Philippines–China Relations: Interplay Between Domestic Politics and Globalization

    Pages 93-122

    Palanca, Ellen (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-13-0065-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-13-0064-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $119.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-13-4321-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Sociology of Chinese Capitalism in Southeast Asia
Book Subtitle
Challenges and Prospects
Editors
  • Yos Santasombat
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-981-13-0065-3
DOI
10.1007/978-981-13-0065-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-13-0064-6
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-4321-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 333
Number of Illustrations
28 b/w illustrations
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