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By Joshua Fan

ISBN-10: 041558261X

ISBN-13: 9780415582612

China's Homeless Generation is a examine of approximately million chinese language who have been displaced from domestic in Mainland China to the island of Taiwan. because of the the chinese language civil warfare among the chinese language Nationalist social gathering (KMT) and the chinese language Communist social gathering (CCP), this huge migration begun round 1948 and persisted for greater than a decade. The displacement formally lasted until eventually November 1987, after they have been legally allowed to come back for the 1st time in approximately 40 years.


Collectively, known as the ‘Homeless Generation’, this particular examine makes wide use of those survivors’ personal voices to formulate a really interesting tale of a new release of chinese language who chanced on themselves outsiders not only in Taiwan, yet within the areas they known as domestic. Joshua Fan presents a close photograph of the exodus, the fight to discover a brand new domestic in Taiwan, either bodily and psychologically, and finally the reviews and results of returning to the mainland a long time later.


This publication might be of curiosity to scholars and students of chinese language heritage, the chinese language civil warfare, chinese language Diasporas, and China experiences in general.

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