Chinese Filipinos

The Ateneo de Manila University Chinese Studies Program in cooperation with Xavier School and the Jesuit Communication Foundation Inc undertook a non-profit project of producing a coffee-table book that depict the unique life of the Chinese Filipinos (HuaFei). The books, with Clinton Palanca and Jonathan Chua as editors, has twelve chapters on significant topics ranging from History, Customs and Tradition, Business, Arts, Literature, Language and Education, Medicine, Food, Chinatown, and Ethnic Chinese Outside Metro Manila; and thirty-seven sidebars.

The book is a readable coffee-table book that attempts to paint a portrait of the Chinese Filipinos as they are today, in terms of their function and status within the larger context of Philippine society as a whole, as well as within themselves in terms of their values, culture, traditions, etc.