PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY ›› 1997, Vol. 16 ›› Issue (4): 27-34.doi: 10.11820/dlkxjz.1997.04.004

• Original Articles • Previous Articles     Next Articles

A STUDY ON THE ECONOMIC PREPONDERANCE AND GEOSTRATEGICAL BASE OF OVERSEAS CHINESE HOMETOWNS IN GUANGDONG PROVINCE

Wen Yunchao   

  1. Institute of Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing,100101
  • Received:1997-11-01 Online:1997-12-25 Published:1997-12-25

Abstract: This paper deals with the economic preponderance of overseas chinese hometowns in relation to the distribution of overseas Chinese from Guangdong province and its geostrategical setting. It studies the fundamental elements affecting the decision of geostrategy from the viewpoint of geopolitics, geoeconomics and geoculture, combining with the actual conditions of South Eastern Asia. Finally it points out how to reestablish a 21st century oriented preponderence of overseas Chinese hometowns.

Key words: economic preponderance, geostrategical base, overseas Chinese hometown

CLC Number: 

  • F127