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Ethnic Groups and Boundaries: The Social Organization of Culture Difference
The seven brief essays appearing in this collection were, with a few others, originally written for a symposium held in Bergen in 1967. They bear the marks of a well-prepared and well-managed
The Functions of Social Conflict
Titles in this highly international set consider every problem of socio-political importance that affected society in the years following the Second World War. This set includes important texts by
The Industrial Colour Bar in South Africa
Chinese lineage and society: Fukien and Kwangtung
I. VILLAGE, LINEAGE, AND CLAN I 2. FAMILY 43 3. SOCIAL STATUS, POWER, AND GOVERNMENT 68 4. RELATIONS BETWEEN LINEAGES 97 5. GEOMANCY AND ANCESTOR WORSHIP 118 6. LINEAGES IN CHINA 155 BIBLIOGRAPHICAL
A Chinese Village in Early Communist Transition
Immigrants and Associations: Chinese in nineteenth-century Singapore
  • M. Freedman
  • History
    Comparative Studies in Society and History
  • 1 October 1960
The society built up by Overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia has always been remarkable for its wealth of voluntary associations. In the various historical and sociological studies of Southeast Asian
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