Hokkien Kongsi cover

The Story of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang 槟城福建公司

RM100

2014. Hokkien Kongsi , Penang.
Hardcover, 28.6cm x 26.4cm, 185 pages
100+ colour photographs
Language: English, Chinese
ISBN: 9789671276709

 

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Product Description

The five prominent Hokkien Clan Surnames namely Cheah, Khoo, Lim, Tan and Yeoh in Penang originated from Sam Toh District, Hai Teng County of Fujian Province South Eastern China. The Hokkien Kongsi, Penang was established in 1856 by the five clans and has since become a mainstay in maintaining Chinese culture and heritage in Penang.

在槟城,有五个突出的福建宗族姓氏,即谢氏,邱,林,陈和杨,源于三多区,海澄福建区。槟城福建悬公司,是由五氏族在1856年建立,并从此成为在槟城维护中国文化传统的中流砥柱。

The present volume is the first-ever endeavor of Hokkien Kongsi Penang to present the story of the Penang Hokkiens in general and particularly the five prominent Kongsis.

本卷是槟城福建悬公司的第一次努力,这本书呈现了槟城福建人的历史,也包括了五大福建宗族姓氏的历史。

Table of Contents 目录

19th Century Hokkien Migration to Penang     十九世纪福建迁移到槟城

Segmentary Structure and Social Organizations    区隔结构和社会组织

Origins and Development of The Big Five Kongsis    五大公司的起源与发展

Organizational Structure and Development of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang   组织结构与槟城福建悬公司的发展

The Five Community Temples of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang   槟城福建悬公司的五个社区寺庙

The Architecture of The Five Community Temples of Hokkien Kongsi, Penang    槟城福建悬公司的五个社区寺庙的建筑

 

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Additional Information

Weight 1400 g
Dimensions 28.6 x 26.4 x 1.9 cm