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Title The Chinese revolution on the Tibetan frontier / Benno Weiner.
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2020.
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps.
Series Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 11, 2020).
Subject Minorities -- Government policy -- China -- Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng) -- History -- 20th century.
Communism -- China -- Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng) -- History -- 20th century.
Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng, China) -- History -- 20th century.
Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng, China) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng, China) -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.
Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng, China) -- Relations -- China.
China -- Relations -- China -- Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng)
China.
China -- Tongren Xian (Qinghai Sheng)
1900-1999
Genre History.
Contents Introduction : Amdo, Empire, and the United Front -- Amdo at the Edge of Empire -- If You Kill the County Head, How Will I Explain it to the Communist Party? -- Becoming Masters of their Own Home (Under the Leadership of the Party) -- Establishing a Foundation Among the Masses -- High Tide on the High Plateau -- Tibetans Do the Housework, But Han are the Masters -- Reaching the Sky in a Single Step : the Amdo Rebellion -- Empty Stomachs and Unforgivable Crimes -- Conclusion : Amdo and the End of Empire?
Summary "A detailed history of an ethnic minority region during the early years of the People's Republic of China, this book examines the unsuccessful efforts by the Chinese Communist Party to 'gradually' and 'voluntarily' incorporate the region known to Tibetans as Amdo into the new People's Republic of China"-- Provided by publisher.
Other Title Print version: Weiner, Benno, 1972- The Chinese revolution on the Tibetan frontier Ithaca [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2020. 9781501749391