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The Hong Kong Reader: Passage to Chinese Sovereignty

An Interdisciplinary Reader (Hong Kong Becoming China)

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Published by M.E. Sharpe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Colonization & independence,
  • Nationalism,
  • Political economy,
  • Hong Kong (China),
  • Education,
  • Contemporary Politics - Asia,
  • Politics and government,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Hong Kong,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • General,
  • Asia - China,
  • Asia - General,
  • Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMing K. Chan (Editor), Gerard A. Postiglione (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8643076M
    ISBN 101563248700
    ISBN 109781563248702

    British nationality law as it pertains to Hong Kong has been unusual ever since Hong Kong became a British colony in From its beginning as a sparsely populated trading port to today's cosmopolitan international financial centre and world city of over seven million people, the territory has attracted refugees, immigrants and expatriates alike searching for a new life. A Modern History of Hong Kong. London and New York: I. B. Tauris & Co. Ltd. This history covers the foundation of modern Hong Kong, its development from a small Chinese fishing community into a cosmopolitan business center during a century and a half of British imperial rule, and its return to Chinese sovereignty in


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This paperback reader provides the student and general reader with easy access to the major issues of the Hong Kong transition crisis. Contributors include both editors, as well as Frank Ching, Berry F. Hsu, Reginald Yin-wang Kwok, Peter Kwong, Julian Y.M.

Leung, Ronald Skeldon, Alvin Y. So, Yun-wing Sung, and James T.H. Tang - the majority of whom live and work in Hong Kong and experience the.

This paperback reader provides the student and general reader with easy access to the major issues of the Hong Kong transition crisis. Contributors include both editors, as well as Frank Ching, Berry F.

Hsu, Reginald Yin-wang Kwok, Peter Kwong, Julian Y.M. Leung, Ronald Skeldon, Alvin Y. The Hong Kong Reader: Passage to Chinese Sovereignty (Hong Kong Becoming China: The Transition to ) - Kindle edition by Chan, Ming K., Postiglione, Gerard A.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "An East gate book." Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Foreword / Ezra F.

Vogel Introduction: Hong Kong's Uneasy Passage to Chinese Sovereignty / Ming K. Chan and Gerard A. Postiglione Democracy Derailed: Realpolitik in the Making of the Hong Kong Basic Law, / Ming K. The Hong Kong reader: passage to Chinese sovereignty: an interdisciplinary reader Item PreviewPages: Table of Contents.

Introduction - Hong Kong's Uneasy Passage to Chinese Sovereignty, Ming K. Chan and Gerard A. Postiglione; Democracy Derailed - Realpolitik in the Making of the Hong Kong Basic Law,Ming K. Chan; The MacLehose-Youde Years - Balancing the "Three-Legged Stool",James T.H.

Tang and Frank Ching; Judicial Development of Hong Kong on the Eve of 1 July. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "An East gate book." Description: xii, pages: illustrations, map ; 23 cm: Contents: Foreword / Ezra F.

Vogel Introduction: Hong Kong's Uneasy Passage to Chinese Sovereignty / Ming K. Chan and Gerard A. Postiglione Democracy Derailed: Realpolitik in the Making of the Hong Kong Basic Law.

Global Implications of Hong Kong's Retrocession to Chinese Sovereignty, Ming K. Chan; The Internationalization of Hong Kong and "Greater China", Byron S.J. Weng; Playing the International Card. The View from Australia, The Hong Kong Reader: Passage to Chinese Sovereignty book and the United States, Kim Richard Nossal; Hong Kong and the Newly Industrializing Economies, Lai On Kwok and Alvin Y.

The transfer of sovereignty over Hong Kong, commonly known as the handover of Hong Kong (or simply the Handover, also the Return in mainland China and Hong Kong), occurred at midnight at the start of 1 Julywhen the United Kingdom ended administration for the colony of Hong Kong and returned control of the territory to China.

Hong Kong became a special administrative region and continues Participants: People's Republic of China. Hong Kong has been a special administrative region of China and before that it was a British colony from until its return to Chinese control since Many of the Hong Kong Americans hold both United States citizenship and right of abode in Hong Kong.

When he lived in Hong Kong in the years before its return to Chinese sovereignty inlocal writers would tell him that mainland politics had no place in local prose, which they felt should be.

Read "Crisis and Transformation in China's Hong Kong" by Ming K. Chan available from Rakuten Kobo. Hong Kong has undergone sweeping transformation since its return to Chinese sovereignty in This is a multidiscipli Brand: Taylor And Francis.

A scholarly study on industrialization in the context of the colonial regime's laissez-faireis Stephen Chiu, The Politics of Laissez-faire: Hong Kong's Strategy of Industrialization in Historical Perspective(Hong Kong: Hong Kong Institute of Asia- Pacific Studies, The Cited by: The Hong Kong Reader: Passage to Chinese Sovereignty By Ming K.

Chan; Gerard A. Postiglione M. Sharpe, Read preview Overview Eurasian: Mixed Identities in the United States, China, and Hong Kong, By Emma Jinhua Teng University of California Press,   The World of Lily Wong, a long-running comic strip in Hong Kong, documented the final days of British colonial rule leading up to the transition to Chinese an anxious audience, the strip defined the nature of Hong Kong's transition by simplifying a highly complex event, relying heavily on mythical images of communists, capitalists, and bureaucrats to portray the transition Cited by: 6.

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Postiglione, G. A Te, A., Postiglione, G. () Hong Kong students entering Mainland China universities: a review of the admission scheme, Public [Review of the book Corruption and its control in Hong Kong, by R.

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Chan & Gerard A. Postiglione, eds., M.E. Sharpe, Inc. Essays include: * Judicial Development of Hong Kong on the Eve of 1 July Hong Kong reverted from British to Chinese sovereignty on July 1, (the handover).

As a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong enjoys a high degree of autonomy except in defense and foreign affairs and remains a free society with legally protected rights.

‘The Australian’ reported on 2 August that “the incident called into question the efficacy of the rule of law in Hong Kong then and after the transition to Chinese sovereignty in ”; and ‘The Times’ reporting on Martin Lee’s incident in its article entitled “Who Will Defend Hong Kong” on 7 September said that.

The transfer of sovereignty of Macau from the Portuguese Republic to the People's Republic of China (PRC) occurred on 20 December Macau was settled and governed by Portuguese merchants induring the Ming Dynasty (– AD). Portugal's involvement in the region was formally recognized by the Qing in The Portuguese governor João Maria Ferreira do Amaral.

A protester display a U.S. flag and a placard reading 'resist Beijing, liberate Hong Kong' during a rally at the University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong on September The Hong Kong Reader: Passage to Chinese Sovereignty: Passage to Chinese Sovereignty (Hardback) Ming K.

Chan £ Hardback. The Hong Kong reader () passage to Chinese sovereignty ; an interdisciplinary reader. in: An East Gate book. Hong Kong reverted from British to Chinese sovereignty on July 1, (the handover).

As a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People's Republic of China (PRC), Hong Kong enjoys a high degree of autonomy except in defense and foreign affairs and remains a free society with legally protected rights. Despite many Hong Kongers have dreaded the prospect of Hong Kong's return to Chinese sovereignty (which has proven to be worrisome in the recent rally against the passage of Article security and subversion law), Patten sanguinely asserts that the die-hard Chinese leadership, while intending to demonstrate the feasibility of co-existence of /5(3).

Infive men associated with a book shop in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay disappeared and turned up on the mainland, some abducted from Hong Kong or in one case from Thailand, according to news reports.

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In Cheng, Pei-kai; Fan, Ka Wai (eds.). New Perspectives on the Research of Chinese Culture. Springer. 17–   Mark Hampton’s Hong Kong and British Culture, examines the British cultural engagement with Hong Kong between the end of the Second World War and China’s resumption of sovereignty over Hong Kong.

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