Chinese Malay literature of the Peranakan Chinese in Indonesia 1880-1942
The novels with a Chinese or Peranakan setting generally claim to convey an edifying or moralistic message.
The socio-political background of the Peranakans, their everyday life and the realities of their society, the Westernized Peranakans and the relationship of the ethnic groups in Indonesia are discussed and then viewed as settings for the latter novels, including those with indigenous Indonesian themes.
School Location:New Zealand
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Date of Publication:01/01/1978