If They Don't Bring Their Women Here: Chinese Female Immigration Before Exclusion / Edition 1

If They Don't Bring Their Women Here: Chinese Female Immigration Before Exclusion / Edition 1

by George Peffer
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252067778
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Asian American Experience Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
1Invisible Women and Untold Stories1
2A Comparison of Chinese Immigrant Communities12
3A Stop on the Road to Exclusion28
4The Hong Kong Consuls: Erecting Barriers43
5The San Francisco Port Authorities and Judges: Reluctant Liberators57
6The San Francisco Press: Catalyst and Mirror73
7The Census Enumerators: Completing a Cycle of Invisibility87
8The Task of Restoring Female Visibility101
Appendix: Documents and Tables115
Notes123
Bibliography151
Index159

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