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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... ethnic separatists favor today . Conflicting vantage points may sharpen the controversies that swirl around Xinjiang , but their origins go far deeper than current polemics . In spite of its seeming remoteness , Xinjiang , like the ...
The government was quick to blame these outbreaks on " separatists " ( fenlie zhuyi zhe , which Chinese government translators insist on rendering clumsily as " splittists " ) , Muslim radicals , or terrorists and designed its ...
Both the aggressive name and brutal tactics of its Strike Hard , Maximum Pressure campaign attest to the seriousness with which Beijing views the threats posed by separatists , Islamists , and terrorists . China's initiative in setting ...
A further error that easily arises from the correct recognition of Xinjiang's importance to Beijing concerns the sources of the separatist and Islamist currents it seeks to extirpate . Many observers , including senior officials in ...
... by the borders of the " Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region " ( or , on separatist maps , " East Turkistan " ) rarely constituted a unified political entity ; rather , parts were controlled either by separate rulers in the oases 27.
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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