The Tung Wah Hospital was founded in 1869 to provide medical and charitable services for the Chinese population of Hong Kong. This book's description of the hospital's work illustrates how Chinese voluntary associations functioned in the nineteenth century and shows the important social and
political role the Hospital Committee played in Hong Kong in the nineteenth century. This title also appears in the History of Medicine section of the Science and Medicine Quarterly Bulletin.
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Elizabeth Sinn, Resources Officer and Honorary Lecturer in the Department of History, University of Hong Kong.
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Book Description Hong Kong ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. viii, 304 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm. Bookseller Inventory # 3rb456
Book Description Oxford University Press, Hong Kong, 1989. orig.boards. 8pp plates. (illustrator). 22x14cm, viii,304,(8)pp, Some rubbing to dustwrapper. Contents: The Chinese Community before the Tung Wah Hospital; The Origin of the Tung Wah Hospital; Management, Organization & Development, 1869-1894; The Tung Wah Hospital Committee as the Local Elite; Criticism, Confrontation & Control;Crisis: The Plague, 1894; A New Crisis: Toward Integration; Epilogue. Minor rubbing. Bookplate. Small tear to dustwrapper. VG., dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 024866
Book Description Oxford Univ Pr, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0195827392