A Baba bibliography : a select annotated listing of sources on the Peranakan Chinese in Singapore and Malaysia

This bibliographical work highlights the richness of the National Library's holdings of resources on the Baba community and culture, many of which are located at the Lee Kong Chian Reference Library. Included in the bibliography are thesis and rare items in the collection of the National University of Singapore Libraries. The bibliographical listing is organised according to socio-cultural subject headings together with bibliographic citations, library location code and abstract. An introductory chapter on the definition of the Baba community and its unique culture is provided together with author-title indexes and a glossary of abbreviations.


A Baba bibliography : a select annotated listing of sources on the Peranakan Chinese in Singapore and Malaysia
Peranakan (Asian people)--Singapore--Bibliography
Peranakan (Asian people)--Malaysia--Bibliography
Heritage and Culture
National Library Board Singapore, 2007
Tan, Bonny
Ang, Seow Leng
Noryati A. Samad
Singapore. National Library Board
Digital Description
application/pdf, 22550 KB, 321 p. : col. ill.
Table of Contents
Partial contents: Preface
1. Literature & publishing. 1.1. Translated stories. 1.2. Short stories. 1.3 Modern writings. 1.4 Poetry and performance. 1.5. Drama & plays. 1.6. Newspapers & magazines
2. Language. 2.1. General description. 2.2. Dictionaries & word-lists. 2.3. Linguistics & language studies
3. Social life. 3.1. General description. 3.2. Demography. 3.3. Socio-cultural identity. 3.4. Associations & social groups. 3.5. Family & kinship. 3.6. Religion & festivities. 3.7. Culinary culture. 3.8. Education. 3.9. Entertainment
4. Material culture. 4.1. General description. 4.2. Architecture & place. 4.3. Attire. 4.4. Furniture. 4.5. Ceramics & porcelain. 4.6. Silverware. 4.7. Visual arts. 4.8. Exhibitions & auctions
5. Business & enterprise
6. Biographies
7. Area studies
8. Related studies
9. Bibliographies, collection guides & resources
Author-title index
Journal listing
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