Eurasian : mixed identities in the United States, China, and Hong Kong, 1842-1943 / Emma Jinhua Teng

Author(s): Teng, Emma
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Subjects: Chinese Americans--Ethnic identity--History
Chinese American families--Social conditions
Interracial marriage--United States
Chinese Americans--China--Ethnic identity--History
Chinese American families--China--Social conditions
Interracial marriage--China
Chinese Americans--China--Hong Kong--Ethnic identity--History
Chinese American families--China--Hong Kong--Social conditions
Interracial marriage--China--Hong Kong
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2013]
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xvii, 331 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012049224
ISBN: 9780520276260 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0520276264 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780520276277 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0520276272 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: A Canton Mandarin weds a Connecticut Yankee : Chinese-western intermarriage becomes a "problem" -- Mae Watkins becomes a "real Chinese wife" : marital expatriation, migration, and transracial hybridity -- "A problem for which there is no solution" : the new hybrid brood and the specter of degeneration in New York's Chinatown -- "Productive of good to both sides" : the Eurasian as solution in Chinese utopian visions of racial harmony -- Reversing the sociological lens : putting Sino-American "mixed bloods" on the miscegenation map -- The "peculiar cast" : navigating the American color line in the era of Chinese exclusion -- On not looking Chinese : Chineseness as consent or descent? -- "No gulf between a Chan and a smith amongst us" : Charles Graham Anderson's manifesto for Eurasian unity in interwar Hong Kong -- Coda : Elsie Jane comes home to rest -- Epilogue
King copy
OCLC Number: 823473395
ISBN/ISSN: 9780520276260