Triad Societies: Western Accounts of the History, Sociology and Linguistics of Chinese Secret Societies, Volume 5

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Taylor & Francis, 2000 - Social Science - 608 pages
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This set comprises a comprehensive selection of colonial Western scholarly texts on Chinese secret societies from the early nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. It includes a selection of important papers on Chinese secret societies by a variety of scholars, missionaries, and colonial officials.
 

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LOL. Read page 59 and compare it to what is happening in U.S. politics right now!

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Contents

Section 1
37
Section 2
41
Section 3
102
Section 4
103
Section 5
120
Section 6
128
Section 7
227
Section 8
352
Section 9
427
Section 10
433
Section 11
435
Section 12
455
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Kingsley Bolton is an Associate Professor in the Department of English at the University of Hong Kong, where he lectures on sociolinguistics and World Englishes. He has published a number of books and articles on sociolinguistics, Asian Englishes, Hong Kong English, Chinese pidgin English, and Chinese secret societies.