Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
Publication Date: June 10, 2019
Binding: Kobo eBook
The book documents over 700 years of Singapore's history from her early years, even before Sir Stamford Raffles' arrival. More specifically, it documents the life and development of the Chinese community in Singapore, as well as the role of the Chinese community in growing the nation's economic, societal, cultural and even political scenes.
With 'Pride in our Past, Legacy for our Future' as its key objective, this book aims to preserve the Singapore Chinese story, history and heritage for future generations, as well as keep our cultures and traditions alive. Therefore, the book aims to serve as a comprehensive guide for Singaporeans, new immigrants and foreigners to have an epitome of the Singapore society.
Singapore before Raffles
Singapore Chinese Community
Qing Government and Singapore Chinese Community
China-born and Straits-born Chinese
Chinese Printing and Dailies in Singapore
Traditional Chinese Culture and Religious Beliefs
Chinese Education in Singapore
Culture and Art
Money by Mail to China: Chinese Remittance and Remittance Houses in Singapore
Chinese Business Community
Overseas Chinese National Salvation Movement
Life in Syonan-To
Political Awakening and Nation-Building
Chinese Society in the 21st Century: Consolidation and Integration
Readership: Researchers, students, historians and the general public interested in the history of the Chinese community in ...