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Asian Country Research @ Pitt: Hong Kong (China)

This guide features selected high-quality resources on the global, political, economic, social and cultural aspects of the continent of Asia and its countries. It features individual country pages as well as sources searchable by topic or country.

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The Hong Kong Island is a Special Administrative Region of China. The  Island became a colony of the British Empire after the First Opium War (1839–42). Since 1898, Hong Kong was under lease to the UK. In 1997, China resumed sovereignty when the lease ended. 



Hong Kong and U.S. Relations

National Profile Resources

Books from the Catalogue


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