1st Edition

Sovereignty And The Status Quo The Historical Roots Of China's Hong Kong Policy

By Kevin P. Lane Copyright 1990
    182 Pages
    by Routledge

    167 Pages
    by Routledge

    Kevin Lane discusses the tension existed between China's traditional claim to sovereignty over Hong Kong. He believes that on historical track record China has the capacity for flexibility on Hong Kong that would enable arrangements about its future to work successfully.

    Foreword -- Note on Romanization -- The Hong Kong Question -- Emerging Chinese Nationalism and Hong Kong, 1912–1927 -- The Nationalist Government and the Struggle for Hong Kong's Return -- The People's Republic: Anti-Imperialism and British Colonialism -- Modernization, Reunification and the PRC's Hong Kong Policy After Mao -- One Country, Two Systems: An Agreement on Hong Kong's Future -- 1997 and Beyond


    Kevin P. Lane