Foreign Communities in Hong Kong, 1840s–1950s

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This collection of essays describes adaptations of minority ethnic 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.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages209
ISBN (Electronic)9781403980557
ISBN (Print)9781403970596, 9781349532230, 1403970599
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2005

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)

User-Defined Keywords

  • China
  • India
  • Japan


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