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The Heathen Chinese A Study of American Attitudes Toward China, 1890-1905 by Robert McClellan

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Published by Ohio State University Press .
Written in English


Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11352443M
ISBN 10081420144X
ISBN 109780814201442

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Here, in addition to Harte's text, are the illustrations from three different paperback republications of the poem, all titled The Heathen first, with drawings by S. Eytinge, was brought out by Harte's official publisher: James R. Osgood & Co, Boston, Other articles where The Heathen Chinee is discussed: Bret Harte: (), better known as “The Heathen Chinee,” although it attracted national attention in a manner unintended by Harte, who claimed that its satirical story—about two men, Bill Nye and Ah Sin, trying to cheat each other at cards—showed a form of racial equality. (print) xiii, p. ; 22 cm. Introduction xi -- 1 Chinese Immigration and the Rationale for Exclusion 3 -- 2 The Chinese in American Life and Letters 31 -- 3 Americans View the Chinese in China 69 -- 4 Useful Aliens: A More Favorable Evaluation of the Chinese -- 5 China as an Ancient Civilization -- 6 China: The American El Dorado -- 7 The Awakening Dragon -- 8 Conclusion Cited by: 6. BFI Books. Competitions. Supporting UK film. BFI Film Fund. Production and development funding. Distribution and exhibition funding. Diversity. Skills and business development funding. International strategy. British certification and tax relief. Search for Lottery awards. Future learning and skills. Education & research. BFI Reuben Library.

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Beth Lew-Williams shows how American immigration policies incited violence against Chinese workers, and how that violence provoked new exclusionary policies. Locating the origins of the modern American 'alien' in this violent era, she makes clear that the present resurgence of xenophobia builds mightily upon past fears of the 'heathen Chinaman.'. The heathen Chinee; a study of American attitudes toward China, [Robert F McClellan] -- "It is the purpose of this study to explore the background of American orientation to China and to illuminate the image which was shaped at the turn of the century as result of the confrontation. Genre/Form: Humor: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harte, Bret, Heathen Chinee. Chicago: The Western News Co., © (OCoLC) heathen translate: 無宗教信仰的;異教徒的, 無宗教信仰的人;異教徒, 粗鄙的人,沒受過教育的人. Learn more in the Cambridge English-Chinese traditional Dictionary.