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Title Macao : the formation of a global city / edited by C.X. George Wei.

Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon New York, NY Routledge, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  951.26 MACA    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Macao (Routledge (Firm) : Wei)
Physical description xxxv, 235 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia ; 87.
Routledge studies in the modern history of Asia ; 87.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Faith and property : pressures of urban development on worship in Macau : the Mou Tai-Tin Hau Temple in Cheok Ka Chun, Macao / Peter Zabielskis, University of Macau -- The earth god worship in Macao : the transformation of communal earth god worship in urban setting / Tianshu Zhu, University of Macau -- Darwinism, freemasonry and print culture : the construction of identity of the Macanese colonial elites in the late nineteenth century / Isabel Morais, University of Saint Joseph -- The Holy House of Mercy and its impact on Macao's women / Leonor Diaz de Seabra, University of Macau -- Dutch attacks against the Goa-Macao-Japan route, 1603-1618 / André Murteira, New University of Lisbon -- Early British presence in China : the first Anglo-Portuguese voyage to Macao / Rogério Miguel Puga, New University of Lisbon -- The Cushing mission to Macao and US imperial expansion in nineteenth-century Asia / He Sibing, Huaqiao University -- Macao : an early modern cosmopolis / Iona Man-Cheong, Stony Brook University-SUNY -- Macao's urban identity quest 1557-1999/2009 : spatialization of territory / Paula Morais, London School of Economics -- State, market force, and building national identity in China's Hong Kong and Macao / Bill K.P. Chou, University of Macau -- The implications of the special administrative regions for the international system : Macao as a successful case study / Carmen Amado Mendes, University of Coimbra.
Summary "This book explores how Macau was formed over the centuries. It puts forward substantial new research findings and new thinking, and covers a wide range of issues. It is a companion volume to Macau - Cultural Interaction and Literary Representation"--
Related to Complemented by (work) Macao (Routledge (Firm) : Wong) (DLC) 2013007983 (OCoLC)783168735.
Other author Wei, C. X. George, editor.
Zabielskis, Peter. Faith and property.
Subject Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) -- History.
ISBN 9780415625845 (hardback)
9780203797242 (ebook)