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Schooling Diaspora: Women, Education, and the Overseas Chinese in British Malaya and Singapore, 1850s-1960s

Author:
Teoh, Karen M. (Associate Professor of History and Director of Asian Studies, Stonehill College)

ISBN:
978 0 19 049561 9
Format:
Hardback
Pages:
240
List price(s):
74.00 USD
47.99 GBP

Publication date:
2 January 2018

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Schooling Diaspora looks into the motivations and strategies of missionaries, colonial authorities, and Chinese reformists and revolutionaries for educating girls, as well as the impact that this education had on identity formation among overseas Chinese women and larger society.

Biography: 

Karen M. Teoh is Associate Professor of History and Director of Asian Studies at Stonehill College.

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