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In the Circle of White Stones: Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet

In the Circle of White Stones

Moving through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet

University of Washington Press (2017)
US$25.00

This narrative of subsistence on the Tibetan plateau describes the life-worlds of people in a region...

The Nuosu Book of Origins: A Creation Epic from Southwest China

The Nuosu Book of Origins

A Creation Epic from Southwest China

Mark Bender, Qingchun Luo and 2 more...
University of Washington Press (2019)
US$30.00

The Nuosu people, who were once overlords of vast tracts of farmland and forest in the uplands of...

Cultural Encounters on China’s Ethnic Frontiers
University of Washington Press (2011)
US$25.00

China's exploitation by Western imperialism is well known, but the imperialist treatment within...

Familiar Strangers: A History of Muslims in Northwest China

Familiar Strangers

A History of Muslims in Northwest China

University of Washington Press (2011)
US$27.00

The Chinese-speaking Muslims have for centuries been an inseperable but anomalous part of Chinese...

Lessons in Being Chinese: Minority Education and Ethnic Identity in Southwest China

Lessons in Being Chinese

Minority Education and Ethnic Identity in Southwest China

University of Washington Press (2011)
US$30.00

Two very different ethnic minority communities—the Naxi of the Lijiang area in northern Yunnan and...

Manchus and Han: Ethnic Relations and Political Power in Late Qing and Early Republican China, 1861-1928

Manchus and Han

Ethnic Relations and Political Power in Late Qing and Early Republican China, 1861-1928

University of Washington Press (2017)
US$33.00

China�s 1911�12 Revolution, which overthrew a 2000-year succession of dynasties, is thought of...

Ways of Being Ethnic in Southwest China
University of Washington Press (2012)
US$25.00

Drawing on extensive fieldwork conducted in the 1980s and 1990s in southern Sichuan, this...

Governing China's Multiethnic Frontiers
University of Washington Press (2004)
US$90.00

Upon coming to power in 1949, the Chinese Communist government proclaimed that its stance toward...

On the Margins of Tibet: Cultural Survival on the Sino-Tibetan Frontier

On the Margins of Tibet

Cultural Survival on the Sino-Tibetan Frontier

University of Washington Press (2011)
US$25.00

The state of Tibetan culture within contemporary China is a highly politicized topic on which...

Guest People: Hakka Identity in China and Abroad

Guest People

Hakka Identity in China and Abroad

University of Washington Press (2014)
US$28.00

The essays in this volume analyze and compare what it means to be Hakka in a variety of...