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Watching Over Hong Kong - Private Policing, 1841-1941, Paperback / softback Book

Watching Over Hong Kong - Private Policing, 1841-1941 Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Sheilah E. Hamilton shows the colonial administration introduced harsh legislation to control Chinese watchmen.

She examines the growth of a "hybrid" police and argues the existence of such posts within the civil service resulted in greater social control of the local Chinese community.


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