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Forgotten SoulsA Social History of the Hong Kong Cemetery$
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Patricia Lim

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9789622099906

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789622099906.001.0001

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The Chinese and Their Position in Relation to the Europeans

The Chinese and Their Position in Relation to the Europeans

(p.286) Chapter 14 The Chinese and Their Position in Relation to the Europeans
Forgotten Souls

Patricia Lim

Hong Kong University Press

This chapter discusses the Chinese and their position in Hong Kong in relation to the Europeans. The Chinese saw the Europeans as having inflicted two humiliating defeats on the Chinese Empire and felt that they had forced the Chinese to sign much disliked treaties during the previous century. These two communities had little communication and there was little trust between them. They also both developed their own sets of guidelines and rules for administering to the needs of those they considered their people.

Keywords:   Chinese, position, Europeans, disliked treaties, communication trust, guidelines, rules, needs

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