Author:Jayati Bhattacharya


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Beyond the Myth: Indian Business Communities in Singapore

By: Jayati Bhattacharya

Price: $142.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2012

Seller ID: 1200820

ISBN: 8173049548

Condition: New

This book is a macro-study of Indian business communities in Singapore through different phases of their growth since colonial times. It goes beyond the conventional labour-history approach to study Indian immigrants to Southeast Asia, both in terms of themselves and their connections with the peoples' movements. It looks at how Indian business communities negotiated with others in the environments in which they found themselves and adapted to them in novel ways. It especially brings into focus the patterns and integration of the Indian networks in the large-scale transnational flows of capita... View more info