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Title Foreign communities in Hong Kong, 1840s-1950s / edited by Cindy Yik-yi Chu
Published Basingstoke [England] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 209 pages)
Summary This collection of essays describes adaptations of ethnic minority groups to cross-cultural situations in Hong Kong from the 1840s through the 1950s. It aims to portray Hong Kong history through the perspectives of foreign communities--the British, Germans, Americans, Indians, and Japanese--and to understand how they perceived the economic situation, political administration, and culture of the colony
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-200) and index
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Subject Ethnic groups -- China -- Hong Kong.
China -- History -- 19th century.
China -- History -- 20th century.
Hong Kong (China) -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Chu, Cindy Yik-yi.
ISBN 1403970599
1403980551 (electronic bk.)
9781403970596
9781403980557 (electronic bk.)