Sinophone Southeast Asia : Sinitic voices across the Southern Seas /

"This volume explores the diverse linguistic landscape of Southeast Asia's Chinese communities. Based on archival research and previously unpublished linguistic fieldwork, it unearths a wide variety of language histories, linguistic practices, and trajectories of words. The localized and o...

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Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: JSTOR (Organization)
Other Authors: Chia, Caroline (Editor), Hoogervorst, Tom, 1984- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2021]
Series:Chinese overseas : history, literature, and society, volume 20
Online Access:Connect to the full text of this electronic book
Table of Contents:
  • From ang moh hong mao to phi jun pi jun : the role of Southern Min in early contacts between Chinese and European languages / Picus Sizhi Ding
  • At the periphery of Nanyang : the Hakka community of Timor-Leste / Juliette Huber
  • Language contact and lexical changes in Khmer and Teochew in Cambodia and beyond / Joanna Rose McFarland
  • The nature of Sinitic lexicon in Bazaar Malay and Baba Malay in Singapore / Khin Khin Aye
  • Native lexical innovation in Penang Hokkien : thinking beyond Rojak / Catherine Churchman
  • A preliminary study of Kaoka Kaojia playscripts in the Philippines / Caroline Chia
  • "Do you love China or not" : late-colonial textbooks to learn Mandarin through Malay / Tom Hoogervorst.