City of Protest

City of Protest

A Recent History of Dissent in Hong Kong

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Hong Kong is a city with a long history of civil disobedience. Antony Dapiran explores the historical and social stimuli and implications of public dissident movements from the turbulent 1960s until the most recent wave of protests, which became apparent in the 2014 Occupy Central movement. What emerges from these grassroots movements is a unique Hong Kong identity, one shaped neither by Britain nor China. City of Protest is a compelling look at the often-fraught relationship between politics and belonging, and a city's struggle to assert itself.
Publisher: United Kingdom : Penguin Books, 2017
ISBN: 9780734399625
0734399626
Branch Call Number: 951.25 D21c
Characteristics: 125 pages ; 19 cm

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