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Macau, the imaginary city : culture and society, 1557 to the present
AuthorPorter, Jonathan
Pub. LocationBoulder, COPublisherWestview Press
Date2000Phys. Desc.xiv, 240 p : ill, maps ; 23 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberDS796.M2 P66 2000
Macau, the imaginary city : culture and society, 1557 to the present / Jonathan Porter.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-232) and index.

Contents: Introduction -- The Imaginary City - Departures; 1 -- Two Worlds - Origins: Portugal and China; 2 -- Boundaries - On the Periphery; 3 -- Memories - The Architecture of History; 4 -- Transitions - Crossing the Threshold; 5 -- Moments - The Culture of Everyday Life; 6 -- Images - Spiritual Topography; Conclusion -- Illusions - Epilogue

Subject(s)East and West
Portugal--Colonies--Asia--History
Macau 澳門--History
Macau 澳門--Civilization
Macau 澳門--Social life and customs
Jesuits--China--Macau--History
Macau 澳門--Church history
SeriesNew perspectives on Asian history
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute [AEC]Rec. #19243
ISBN0813337496 ; 9780813337494LCCN99047016OCLC42429358