The Resource State and ethnicity in China's Southwest, by Xiaolin Guo

State and ethnicity in China's Southwest, by Xiaolin Guo

Label
State and ethnicity in China's Southwest
Title
State and ethnicity in China's Southwest
Statement of responsibility
by Xiaolin Guo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twentieth century China has seen local societies undergo unprecedented transformations accompanied by a remarkable continuity in state practice. In this path-breaking study of two ethnically different communities, the matrilineal Mosuo and the patrilineal Han, in northwest Yunnan province, the author traces cultural change from a historical perspective in relation to ecology and politics. The treatment of state penetration into local society challenges the conventional binary narrative of state-society and Han-non-Han relations. With its interdisciplinary approach, this book enriches the anthr
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.800951/35
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN635.C5
LC item number
G86 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
China studies,
Series volume
v. 15
Label
State and ethnicity in China's Southwest, by Xiaolin Guo
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-334) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations, Figures and Maps; Introduction; Chapter One The Southwest Frontier; 1.1 Imperial Rule; 1.2 Republican Nation Building; 1.3 Socialist Transformation; Chapter Two Of Difference and Change; 2.1 Varieties of Cultural Experience; 2.2 Kinship and Economy; 2.3 Administered Development; Chapter Three The Land of Women; 3.1 The People in Question; 3.2 Matrilineal Descent; 3.3 Mosuo Livelihood; Chapter Four The Three-River Basin; 4.1 Old Garrison Settlement; 4.2 Patrilineal Kinship; 4.3 Rice Economy; Chapter Five Ethnicity and Government; 5.1 Local Domination
Control code
ocn711004458
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 346 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433620
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34385836
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711004458
  • pebcs9047433629
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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