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Chinese labour in the Transvaal

Wm Des Voeux

Chinese labour in the Transvaal

a justification

by Wm Des Voeux

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Published by [s.n.] in [London?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese -- South Africa -- Transvaal.,
  • South Africa -- History -- 1836-1909.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1901-1910.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Nineteenth century.
    StatementWm. Des Voeux.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 581-594 ;
    Number of Pages594
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18530801M

    The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. The Labour Commission Report () The Protector of Asiatics in the Transvaal () An Appeal () Petition to the Transvaal Council () Lord Harris and Indian Labour () Indian Licences in Ladysmith () The Government and Barberton Indians () The "Morning Post" and Asiatic Labour (). More editions of Chinese Mine Labour in the Transvaal: Chinese Mine Labour in the Transvaal: ISBN () Hardcover, Macmillan Pub Ltd,   China has browbeaten , Tibetan farmers into forced-labor camps where they’re subjected to militarized vocational training aimed to reform “backward thinking” and improve “work.


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Chinese Mine Labour in the Transvaal. Authors (view affiliations) Peter Richardson; Book. 52 Citations; 54 Downloads; About this book.

Chinese labour in the Transvaal book. Chinese economics labor labour. Authors and affiliations. Peter Richardson. 1; 1. University of Melbourne Australia. The Post-war Crisis in the Transvaal, – Pages Richardson, PeterBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Chinese labour also made a major contribution to the long-term structural transformation of the gold mining industry. The direct association of indentured labour with the burgeoning mining industry of South Africa was significantly enlarged by the exploitation of extensive gold deposits of payable ore on the Witwatersrand in the Transvaal after Cited by: 1.

Join Forgotten Books 1, books Unlimited reading Dedicated support Small monthly fee Click here to learn more Continue as guest Some pages are restricted Please support our book restoration project by becoming a Forgotten Books member. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Richardson, Peter.

Chinese mine labour in the Transvaal. London: Macmillan Press, chinese labout (in the transvaal) being a study' of" its moral, economic, and imperial aspects by c. kinloch cooke reproduced from "the empire review with amendments and additions te nth tho (isand) i.

macmillan & co., ltd., st. martin's- street, londo?~4 w:c. Bright R.K. () The Transvaal Labour ‘Problem’ and the Chinese Solution. In: Chinese Labour in South Africa, – Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial : Rachel K. Bright. Chinese ‘Slavery’ - Chinese Mine Labour in the Transvaal.

By Peter Richardson. London: Macmillan, Pp. xiii + £ - Volume 24 Issue 3 - Colin Newbury. CHINESE LABOUR IN THE TRANSVAAL. Sin,—Might I claim the courtesy of your columns for a few observations on your article, " The Truth about Chinese Labour," which appeared in the Spectator of October 15th.

No one, I am sure, is in greater sympathy with you than the mining representatives themselves in the policy you advocate of the.

MACNAMARA (Camberwell, N.) said he rose to move the Adjournment of the House for the purpose of discussing a definite matter of urgent public importance, namely— The promulgation of the Ordinance providing for the introduction of indentured Chinese Labour into the Transvaal before the Ordinance and its regulations have been discussed by the House of Commons in their complete and.

This book explores the decision of the British Empire to import Chinese labour to southern Africa despite the already tense racial situation in the region. It enables a clearer understanding of racial and political developments in southern Africa during the reconstruction period and places The Transvaal Labour ‘Problem’ and the Chinese.

He shows that the Chinese Labour Corps derived its organisational structure from earlier Chinese units Chinese labour in the Transvaal book foreign service, for example the Canton Coolie Corps recruited by the British and French.

Other groups dealt with include the aboriginal workers in Australia and the Chinese workers in the Transvaal.

Overall, this book is comprehensive and far-reaching in its scope and the complex issues which it raises. The Chinese Labor Controversy in the Transvaal * Racializing Transnationalism: The Ford Motor Company and White Supremacy from Detroit to South Africa (Series: Racism Analysis - Series B: Yearbooks - Vol.

This book explores the decision to import Chinese labour so soon after the empire had fought to secure southern Africa for the British empire and despite. §DR. MACNAMARA (Camberwell, N.) I beg to ask the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies whether, in the changes contemplated in the Transvaal Labour Ordinance and the indentures attaching thereto, he will consider the advisability of cancelling the existing provision for the re-enlistinent of any Chinese coolie at the close of his present term of engagement.

Full text of "Transvaal. Further correspondence relating to labour in the Transvaal mines (In continuation of [Cd. ] January, ) " See other formats. Men of the Chinese Labour Corps load sacks of oats onto a lorry at Boulogne while supervised by a British officer (12 August ).

This article proposes to compare the Indian and Chinese indentured labour systems introduced into colonial South Africa in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Between and the Colony of Natal imported Indians to work primarily on the sugar plantations, and between and the Transvaal Colony reverted to.

After the election, the issue of Chinese mining labour was revisited with Het Volk believing there was enough labour in the form of black and white miners.: –5 Taking into account the economic interests of the Transvaal, Botha ensured a gradual policy of repatriation of Chinese labour.: –5.

Inabout Chinese joined Indian protesters led by Mahatma Gandhi to march against laws barring Asians in the Transvaal Colony from purchasing land. Inthe government of the Transvaal Colony passed the Transvaal Asiatic Registration Act that required the Indian and Chinese populations in the Transvaal to be registered and for males to be fingerprinted and carry pass books.

The Transvaal government helped to ease these fears by listing 44 jobs, which were reserved for whites only. The Chinese were not allowed to do any skilled labour, buy land, trade, or pay rent for land.

However, an increasing number of white workers and towns people reacted angrily to the continued presence of the Chinese.

South Africa, the war of and the Chinese Labour question., Chinese Labour in Transvaal mines. Edition/Format: eBook: Document: English View all editions and formats. (). The Rise and Fall of the Opium Trade in the Transvaal, – Journal of Southern African Studies: Vol.

43, No. 4, pp. The War's Result: Chinese Labour COLL MISC _ A lithograph depicting a Tommy Atkins figure attempting to rouse a sleeping John Bull to act against Chinese \semi-slavery\" in the : K.

1 [According to quite recent official figures the death-rates per for the year were 471 for native labourers and for Chinese labourers. In order to afford some standard of comparison we add the following death-dates for England and Wales, compiled from the data given in Part II of the last decennial Supplement () to the Annual Reports of the Registrar-General.

A Scottish South African M.P. on Transvaal labour: Mr. John Stroyan, M.P., on the importation of Chinese labourers (Imperial South African Association) Unknown Binding – January 1, by John Stroyan (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other Author: John Stroyan.

Chinese Labour in South Africa, Race, Violence, and Global Spectacle (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series) th Edition by R. Bright (Author) ISBN South Indian labour in Malaya, / Ravindra K.

Jain "Kings" in brass crescents / Raymond Evans: The workers' paradox / Kay Saunders: Chinese indentured labour in the Transvaal gold mining industry, / Peter Richardson.

labour translate: 工作, 劳动;(尤指)体力劳动, (尤指干体力活儿的)工人,劳工, 出生, 分娩期;分娩,生产,临盆, 劳动,劳作,干重活儿, 艰难地做,费劲儿地工作, (英国)工党, 工党的. Learn more in the Cambridge English-Chinese simplified Dictionary.

He shows that the Chinese Labour Corps derived its organisational structure from earlier Chinese units in foreign service, for example the Canton Coolie Corps recruited by the British and French during the second Opium War in the mid-nineteenth century, or the contingents of labourers contracted to the mines of the Transvaal at the turn of the.

3 On Chinese mine laborers in the Transvaal, see Peter Richardson, Chinese Mine Labour in the Transvaal (London: The Macmillan Press Ltd, ) and Gary Kynoch, “„Your Petitioners are in Mortal Terror': The Violent World of Chinese Mineworkers in South Africa, ,” Journal of South African Studies 31 (): The resulting reduction in the labour force caused the sugar plantation owners to search for replacement workers.

They obtained large numbers of labourers from Madeira (Portugal), India and China each bound by a contract of indenture. The Chinese were the smallest group of these indentured workers.

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An illustration of two photographs. Chinese indentured labour in the Transvaal gold mining industry, / Peter Richardson. Chinese Labor in a Korean Factorydraws on fieldwork in a multinational corporation (MNC) in Qingdao, China, and delves deep into the power dynamics at play between Korean management, Chinese migrant workers, local-level Chinese government officials, and Chinese local gangs.

Anthropologist Jaesok Kim examines how governments, to attract MNCs, relinquish parts of their legal rights over these. Rethinking the labour movement in the "Bew South Africa" / edited by Tom Bramble, Franco Barchiesi.

Cullen Africa:Not Issued, Management Library:NON-CIRCULATIN c HD RIC: Richardson, Peter. Chinese Mine Labour In The Transvaal. Cullen Africa:Not Issued, Education Library:Not Issued HD RIE Riekert: don't worry everything's okay.

Farewell Banquet to Mr. Choate?Scottish Education Bill; Second Reading?Local Veto (Scotland) Bill defeated, and Land Values Taxation (Scotland) Bill Read a Second Time?Lords on West Australian Aborigines and Chinese Labour in the Transvaal?Mr. Wyndham's Explanation of His Resignation; Debate in Commons?Agricultural Rates Act, etc., Continuance Format: Pasta blanda.

Chinese men moved into other occupations, including the laundry business, domestic service and later railroad building. Yee Ah Tye became a partner in a store called Hop Sing in La Porte.

By Chinese made slaves. BELIEVE SLAVERY IS TO EXIST IN THE TRANSVAAL; Many Britons Denounce the Arrangements for the Introduction of Chinese Labor -- Laws Like Those in.

Daniel Black's new book is Harry Livingstone's Forgotten Men: Canadians and the Chinese Labour Corps in the First World War. It's based on the journals of. Economic Depression and Chinese Labour. One of the least results of this depression was that the second war loan arranged by Mr Chamberlain was never issued, Great Britain finally (in ) abandoning all her claims.

The commercial depression was due to many causes; of these the most apparent was the shortage of labour at the Rand mines.Slavery and Free Labor: The Spanish-Speaking Caribbean in the Nineteenth Century (Baltimore, I); Peter Richardson, Chinese Mine Labour in the Transvaal (London, ); Watt Stewart, Chinese Bondage in Peru (Durham, 95 i); Walter Rodney, A History of the Guyanese Working People, ISi-I9o0 (Baltimore, I98I); Lucy M.

Cohen, Chinese in.As former colonies of Europe, the coastal African nations of Madagascar, Mauritius, and South Africa were the main receiving points of Chinese immigrants from the s to the early part of the 20th century.

The early Chinese arrived to labour in the Transvaal gold mines of South Africa and on the Tananrive Tamatave railway of Madagascar. Many of these Chinese immigrants were exploited.