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The Empire Thesis and its Critics

Baogang He

in Governing Taiwan and Tibet: Democratic Approaches

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748699711
eISBN:
9781474416139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699711.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 3 examines the historically-based thesis on empire that argues that the democratic process evolving from ‘empire’ to nation-state presents a challenge for China’s territorial integrity. It ... More


A Terror to the Chinese Community (1879–82)

Scott D. Seligman

in The First Chinese American: The Remarkable Life of Wong Chin Foo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139897
eISBN:
9789888180745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139897.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Wong began to speak out on the ‘Chinese question’ and partisan politics in a public debate. Later in 1879, he became involved in a clash over the ownership of a laundry between two members of the ... More


I Shall Drive Him Back to His Sand Lots (1883)

Scott D. Seligman

in The First Chinese American: The Remarkable Life of Wong Chin Foo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139897
eISBN:
9789888180745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139897.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Denis Kearney, an active Irish-American member in the labour movement, arraigned multitudes of Chinese ‘coolie labour’ for keeping workers’ wages low. He helped to establish the Workingmen’s Party of ... More


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