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4 edition of Chinese adolescents in Britain and Hong Kong found in the catalog.

Chinese adolescents in Britain and Hong Kong

identity and aspirations

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese -- Great Britain,
  • Chinese -- China -- Hong Kong,
  • Minority teenagers -- Great Britain,
  • Minority teenagers -- China -- Hong Kong,
  • Chinese -- Great Britain -- Ethnic identity,
  • Chinese -- China -- Hong Kong -- Ethnic identity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-201)

    StatementGajendra Verma ... [et al.]
    ContributionsVerma, Gajendra K
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18109101M
    ISBN 101840149868
    LC Control Number99072979

    A Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People In , four men ventured into the Arctic for a top-secret expedition: an attempt to claim uninhabited Wrangel Island in northern Siberia for Great Britain. Adolescent‐parent conflict was examined in lower‐class Chinese early, mid‐, and late adolescents in Hong Kong. Individually interviewed adolescents described actual family conflicts, rated their frequency and intensity, justified their own and their parents' perspective on disputes, described how conflicts were resolved, and rated their parents' parenting by:

    Great Britain had acquired Hong Kong Island from China in , when the Treaty of Nanking was signed at the end of the first Opium War (). Unsatisfied with incomplete control of the harbour, the British forced China to cede Kowloon Peninsula south of what is now Boundary Street and Stonecutters Island less than 20 years later, after the second Opium War ().   Hong Kong democracy activists have accused Chinese president Xi Jinping of “humiliating” the British government by appearing to rubbish the .

    Family Stress on Adolescents in Hong Kong and the Mainland of China Article (PDF Available) in International journal of adolescence and youth 8(2) March with 87 Reads How we measure 'reads'.   Back in the s, more than children – mostly abandoned, mostly babies and mostly girls – were brought over from Hong Kong to be adopted by British families. The British colony simply Author: Kate Hilpern.


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