Xinjiang: China's Muslim Borderland
Eastern Turkestan, now known as Xinjiang or the New Territory, makes up a sixth of China's land mass. Absorbed by the Qing in the 1880s and reconquered by Mao in 1949, this Turkic-Muslim region of China's remote northwest borders on formerly Soviet Central Asia, Afghanistan, Kashmir, Mongolia, and Tibet, Will Xinjiang participate in China's twenty-first century ascendancy, or will nascent Islamic radicalism in Xinjiang expand the orbit of instability in a dangerous part of the world?
This comprehensive survey of contemporary Xinjiang is the result of a major collaborative research project begun in 1998. The authors have combined their fieldwork experience, linguistic skills, and disciplinary expertise to assemble the first multifacted introduction to Xinjiang. The volume surveys the region's geography; its history of military and political subjugation to China; economic, social, and commercial conditions; demography, public health, and ecology; and patterns of adaption, resistance, opposiiton, and evolving identities.
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Is this due to the fact that available data on Xinjiang are incomplete or inaccurate ? Or is it that the evidence is available but is contradictory or inconclusive ? Or , finally , do the conflicting analyses arise from the fact that ...
Bluntly , there is hardly any " fact " concerning Xinjiang that is so solid , no source of information that is so independent , and no analysis based on such overwhelming evidence that someone does not hotly contest its validity or ...
The fact that China has recently undertaken to construct a major port for Pakistan at Gwadar on the Arabian Sea that will serve the entire Indus basin , Central Asia , and Xinjiang suggests that a new age of intensive interaction with ...
The fact that none of them has ever prevailed attests to Xinjiang's peculiar location at the junction of different civilizations . It has always been a kind of cartilage , cushion , or buffer , a zone of transition rather than a ...
Whether it manifests itself in published polemics , religion , civic activism , or violence , the new Uyghur consciousness is a fact of life in Xinjiang today and arguably the most significant centripetal force in the long history of ...
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Political History and Strategies of Control 18841978
Chinese Policy Today
The Chinese Program of Development and Control 19782001
The Great Wall of Steel Military and Strategy in Xinjiang
The Economy of Xinjiang
The Ecology of Xinjiang A Focus on Water
Public Health and Social Pathologies in Xinjiang
The Indigenous Response
Acculturation and Resistance Xinjiang Identities in Flux
Islam in Xinjiang
Responses to Chinese Rule Patterns of Cooperation and Opposition
Education and Social Mobility among Minority Populations in Xinjiang
A Land of Borderlands Implications of Xinjiangs Transborder Interactions
Costs of Control and Development
The Demography of Xinjiang
Bibliographic Guide to Xinjiang