The Oriental question : consolidating a white man's province, 1914-41 (eBook, 2008) []
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The Oriental question : consolidating a white man's province, 1914-41

The Oriental question : consolidating a white man's province, 1914-41

Author: Patricia Roy
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, [2008], ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Patricia E. Roy continues her study into why British Columbians were historically so opposed to Asian immigration.


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Genre/Form: Livre électronique (Descripteur de forme)
Ressource Internet (Descripteur de forme)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Roy
OCLC Number: 757511728
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 5 déc. 2008).
Awards: Winner of Patricia E. Roy is the recipient of the Canadian Historical Association's Lifetime Achievement Award for 2013. 2013 (Canada)
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: AcknowledgmentsIntroduction1 "The least said, the better": The War Years, 1914-182 "We Could Never Be Welded Together": The Inassimilability Question, 1914-303 "Putting the Pacific Ocean Between Them": Halting Immigration, 1919-294 "Shoving the Oriental Around": Checking Economic Competition, 1919-305 "A Problem of Our Own Peoples": An Interlude of Apparent Toleration, 1930-386. Inflaming the Coast: The "Menace" from Japan, 1919-417 "Poisoned by Politics": The Danger Within, 1935-41ConclusionNotesIndex
Responsibility: Patricia E. Roy.


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This complex and meticulous study will reward an attentive reader. It is an admirable contribution to the historiography of British Columbia and Canada. -- Hilary K. Blair * The International History Read more...

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