The Shek Kip Mei Myth - Squatters, Fires, and Colonial Rule in Hong Kong, 1950-1963 (Paperback)Alan Smart (author)
Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 01/06/2006
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"The Shek Kip Mei Myth" provides a new explanation for the beginnings of Hong Kong's massive public housing program, tracing it to the colonial govenrment's inability to resolve the squatter problem due to constraints posed by the geopolitics of the early Cold War.
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 466 g
Dimensions: 224 x 149 x 18 mm
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