Dehua Zheng

Dehua Zheng

Dehua Zheng 鄭德華, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Asian American Studies Department
Professor, Chinese Department, Social Sciences and Humanities
University of Macau

Lecturer Faculty Biography

  • MA Zhongshan University 中山大學, People’s Republic of China
  • BA Zhongshan University 中山大學, People’s Republic of China
  • Overseas Chinese and Qiaoxiang  僑鄉 History
  • Hakka People Culture and History
  • Macau and Hong Kong Culture and History
  • History and Culture of South China
  • Recent and Modern Chinese History


Outstanding Writing on Overseas Chinese History Award, The National Association of Overseas Chinese History, People’s Republic of China


Best Screenplay on the Theme of Overseas Chinese, People’s Republic of China


Research Fellow, Asian American Studies Center, University of California at Los Angeles


Outstanding Writing in Social Sciences Award, Guangdong Province, People’s Republic of China



with Pang Hoi Ling 彭海鈴. Lou Lim Ieoc Gardon and Lou Family 盧廉若公園與盧氏家族. Macau:Macau Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau 澳門民政總署.


with Yuan Zi炎子. A Hong Kong History with Cartoon 歲月留情 – 漫畫香港史. 1992. Hong Kong: Joint Publishing (H.K.) Co. Ltd. 三聯書店(香港)有限公司.


The Chinese and Western Style Architecture in Guangdong Qiaoxiang 廣東僑鄉建築文化. Hong Kong: Joint Publishing (H.K.) Co. Ltd. 三聯書店(香港)有限公司.


with Zhou Ailian 鄒愛蓮 and K.C. Hok 霍啓昌. The Historical Maps of Macau 澳門歷史地圖精選.Beijing: Huawen Publishing Co. 華文出版社.


Search for History and Research Method 歷史方法與方法探求. Hong Kong: Joint Publishing (H.K.) Co. Ltd. 三聯書店(香港)有限公司.


with Lucie Cheng成露西. Sunning Railway and the Taishan County 台山僑鄉與新寧鐵路. Guangzhou廣州: Zhongshan University Press中山大學出版社.


co-edited with Clara Lau Wing Chung劉詠聰. Index to Articles on Ming-Ch’ing History in Hong Kong Periodicals, 1980-


香港地區明清史期刊論文索引. Hong Kong: Horizon Publishing Company 地平線出版社.


Chief Editor. A Brief History of Social Development 社會發展史. A textbook for Guangdong 廣東  Province middle schools. Guangdong Renmin Publishing Co. 廣東人民出版社.



“On the Formation of Guangdong Qiaoxiang” 再論廣東僑鄉形成. International Symposium on “International Migration and QiaoxiangStudies” Conference Proceedings. Vol. 2. Jiangmen, PRC: Guangdong Qiaoxiang Cultural Research Center, Wuyi University. 699-712.


  • “Chinese Family Name Culture and Modern Overseas Chinese Society Culture” 河洛文化與近代海外華人社會. Heluo Culture and Modern Overseas Chinese Society Culture河洛文化與姓氏文化. Vol. 1. Ed. Deng Yongjian 鄧永儉. Henan Renmin Publishing Company 河南人民出版社. 261-272.
  • “A Review on the Concept ‘Qiaoxiang’ and Qiaoxiang Studies” 關於‘僑鄉’概念及其研究的再探討. Academic Research 學術研究2 (2009):95-100.
  • “A Study on Qiangxiang Culture of Lingnan and the Diversification Cultures in One System of China” 近現代嶺南橋鄉文化與中華文化的一體多元. Study on Yanwang Culture 炎黃文化研究. Ed. Wang Jin Yi 王俊義. People Publishing Co. 大衆出版社. 48-57. First published in Huaqiao and Huaren 華僑與華人2 (2008): 58-64.


  • “Canton, Hong Kong, Macau: The Centre of Lingnan Culture and the Culture Interflow between These Area and Western Countries in Modern History Age” 粵、港、 澳:近代嶺南文化核心及其對外文化交流. Hua Xue華學. No. 9,10(2). Ed.Rao Zongyi 饒宗頤. Shanghai: Shanghai Century Publishing Co. Ltd. 上海世紀出版有限公司and Shanghai Classical Book Publishing Co. Ltd. 上海古籍出版社. 622-634.
  • “A Comment on the ‘Free Trade Port’Policy to Macau in the 19th Century” 十九世紀澳門 “自由貿易港”政策的歷史評議. Commemorative Collection for the 50th Anniversary of the Founding of the History & Sun Yat-sen Institute Guangdong Academy of Social Sciences 1958-2008廣東省社會科學院歷史與孫中山研究所建所五十周年紀念文集. Ed. The History & Sun Yat-sen Institute Guangdong Academy of Social Sciences 廣東省社會科學院歷史與孫中山研究所.Hong Kong: The Milky Way Publishing Co. Ltd. 銀河出版社. 904-919.


  • “A Macroscopic Study on the Qiaoxiang History of Xiangshan County” 大香山僑鄉歷史的宏觀考察. Journal of Ethnic Chinese華僑與華人 2 (Dec. 2007): 47-50.
  • “A Study on a Hakka Village of Brink of the Sea: Ka Ho, Coloane, Macau” 澳門路環九澳村:一條濱海客家村的歷史考察. RC澳門《文化雜誌》62 (Spring 2007): 1-12.


  • “Armed Conflicts between Hakkas and Puntis from the Xianfeng Reign to the Tongzhi Reign : A Review of the Field” 關於咸同年間土客大械鬥的歷史回顧. Chinese Culture Quarterly 九州學林 (Summer 2005): 246-268.
  • “The Method of Cultural Transmit on Hakka People History: A Analysis on ‘Hakka Came from Central China’” 客家歷史文化的承傳方式—客家人來自中原說試析.Academic Research 學術研究 (Mar. 2005):111-116.


  • “A Study on Chinese and Western Style Architecture in Wuyi Qiaoxiang, Guangdong” 五邑僑鄉中西合璧建築研究. in: Research on Culture of Qiaoxiang 僑鄉文化探討. Ed. Li Wei 李威. Guangzhou 廣州: Guangdong Renmichubanshe廣東人民出版社. 28-51.
  • “A Study on Huang Zun-xian’s View of Affairs Concerning Chinese Nationals Living Abroad (1882-1885)” 黃遵憲的僑務思想活動 (1882-1885). Overseas Chinese History Studies華僑華人歷史研究 2 (Summer 2004): 53-61.


“Zheng Guanying and the Coolie Trade” 鄭觀應與豬仔貿易. , in (ed.): Proceedings of the 160th Celebrating the Birthday of Zheng Guanying, Association of Concerning about the Heritage of Macao and Association of Macao History紀念鄭觀應誕辰一百六十周年學術研討會文集. Ed. Wang Jie 王傑 and Deng Kaisong 鄧開頌. Macau: Aomen lishi wenwuguanzhu xiehui 澳門歷史文物關注協會 and Aomen lishixuehui chuban 澳門歷史學會出版. 346-350.


“Maritime Silk Road and Overseas Chinese History – With a Study on Chinese and Western Style Architecture in Guangdong Qiaoxiang” 從華僑史看海上絲綢之路—兼談廣東僑鄉中西建築. Lingnan Culture and History 嶺南文史 (“Academic Discussion on the Maritime Silk Road and Chinese Southern Ports” Collected Papers “海上絲綢之路與南方港” 學術研討會論文集). 280-284.


“Photographs on Cultural Diversity in Macau: A City of Immigrants.” Chinese Immigration and Emigration. Ed. D.Y. Yuan. Macau: University of Macau. 115-121.
“A Study on China and Western Countries Culture interflow on Macau” 澳門中西文化交流初探. Macau 2000澳門2000. Ed. Wu Zhiliang吳志良 and Yang Yunzhong 楊允中. Macau: Macau Foundation澳門基金會. 336-347.


“A Study of Armed Conflicts between the Punti and the Hakka in Central Kwangtung” 廣東中路土客械鬥研究. Xiandai yu chuantong現代與傳統現代與傳統 4 (1994): 81-87.


“A Study on Clan of Guangdong” 清代廣東宗族問題研究. The Journal of Chinese Social and Economic History中國社會經濟史研究 4 (1991): 71-82.


“On Hakka History Studies since the Late Qing Dynasty” 晚清以來客家史研究述評.Bulletin of Ming-Qing Studies 明清史集刊2 (1989): 96-123.


  • “A Biography of Chin Gee Hee” 陳宜禧. Guangdong Huaqiao Mingren Zhuan廣東華僑名人傳. Ed. Wen Guangyi. Guangzhou: Guangdong renmin chubanshe廣東人民出版社. 71-91.
  • “The Removal of the Coastal Population and Its Social Consequences in Guangdong During the Early Qing Dynasty” 清初廣東沿海遷徒及其社會影響. Chinese Culture Quarterly九州學刊 1.4 (1988): 47-71.
  • “A Study of Macao During the Removal of the Coastal Population in the Early Qing Dynasty” 清初遷海時澳門考略. Xueshu Yanjiu 學術研究 4 (1988): 63-67.


“Studies on Taishan: A Shaping of an Overseas Chinese Hometown at the End of the 19th Century” 十九世紀臺山僑鄉的形成及其剖析.Huaqiaoshi yanjiu 華僑史研究 4 (1986): 63-71.


“The Parian: An Overseas Chinese Community in Manila” 馬尼拉的巴利昂華人社區.Huaqiao Lishi Xuehui Tongxun華僑歷史學會通訊 3 (1983): 8-18.


with Wu Xingci吳行賜. “Some Valuable Materials on Overseas Chinese in Taishan County” 一批有價值的華僑史資料. Huaqiao Lunwenji華僑論文集 1. Guangzhou: Guangdong Huaqiao Lishi Xuehui. 454-489.


with Lucie Cheng成路西 and Liu Yuzun劉玉遵. “Chinese Emigration: The Sunning Railway and the Development of Taishan 華僑,新寧鐵路與台山. Zhongshan Daxue Xuebao 4 (1980): 24-47. Published in English in Amerasia Journal 9.1(1982): 59-74.



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