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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These 1,500 - year - old masterpieces attest to the region's character as a cultural transmitter , receiving , processing , and sending out once more the most diverse cultural and religious impulses . Embodying as they do one of ...
... renewal of Islam in post - Communist Central Asia , and the emergence of well - funded radical Islamic movements in both of these regions have inspired many of Xinjiang's Muslims to redefine their aspirations in religious terms .
The fields of archaeology , linguistics , religion , technology , art , politics , and economics all confirm this truth . For millennia before 1877 , when the German traveler and scholar Ferdinand von Richthoven coined the term " Silk ...
Such trade brought the Persians ' dualistic religions , Zoroastrianism and then Manichaeanism , and also the Syrian - Persian branch of Christianity known as Nestorianism , as well as pockets of Judaism .
Whether it manifests itself in published polemics , religion , civic activism , or violence , the new Uyghur consciousness is a ... Perception and Analysis Xinjiang's long history involving innumerable peoples , religions , and cultures ...
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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