Tanka Women

Some articles on women, tanka, tanka women:

Tanka People - History - Qing Dynasty and Beyond - Under British Rule in Hong Kong
... February 5, 1856 January 26, 1946), who wrote extensively on the position of women in the British Empire, wrote about the Tanka inhabitants of Hong Kong and their position in ... The Tanka did not marry with the Chinese, being descendants of the natives, they were restricted to the waterways ... They supplied their women as prostitutes to British sailors and assisted the British in their military actions around Hong Kong The Tanka in Hong Kong were considered "outcasts" categorized low class ...
Tanka People - History - Ming Dynasty - Macau and Portuguese Rule
... during the Ming dynasty, often married Tanka women since Han Chinese women would not have relations with them ... Some of the Tanka's descendants became Macanese people Some Tanka children were enslaved by Portuguese raiders ... the Portuguese in Macau being supplied with fish by the Tanka ...
Prostitution In Hong Kong - History - Tanka Prostitutes
... February 1856 January 26, 1946), who wrote extensively on the position of women in the British Empire, wrote about the Tanka inhabitants of Hong Kong and their position in the prostitution industry, catering towards ... The Tanka did not marry with the Chinese, being descendants of the natives, they were restricted to the waterways ... They supplied their women as prostitutes to British sailors and assisted the British in their military actions around Hong Kong The Tanka in Hong Kong were considered "outcasts ...

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