Fear Hope and Survival in Xinjiang

In this book Sam Tynen, one of the last Uyghur-speaking ethnographers to do embedded fieldwork in Xinjiang, chronicles the Chinese government's escalation of state terror and political control over the region and its citizens, describing ...

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Fear, Hope and Survival in Xinjiang
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Sarah Tynen
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-10 - Publisher: I. B. Tauris

In this book Sarah Tynen, one of the last Uyghur-speaking ethnographers to do embedded fieldwork in Xinjiang, chronicles the Chinese government's escalation of state terror and political control over the region and its citizens, describing the increase in surveillance, securitization, and militarization of everyday life. Using government documents, and her
Censorship in Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Candice L. Mancini
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-16 - Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC

Responding to a time of unparalleled censorship, from the McCarthy trials, to book burning festivals in Nazi Germany, to the millions of poets and writers imprisoned or executed by the Soviet government, Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 offers a vision of the world in which the elimination of challenging ideas tears
In the Footsteps of Genghis Khan
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: John DeFrancis
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

As a twenty-three-year-old student in mid-1930s, pre-World War II China, John DeFrancis did not set out to make a thousand-mile camel trek across the Gobi Desert, become the prisoner of a Muslim warlord, or travel twelve hundred miles down the bandit-infested Yellow River on an inflated sheepskin raft. But these
Stronger
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Ryan Hass
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-09 - Publisher: Yale University Press

An examination of the U.S.–China relationship that charts a new path for America focusing on its existing advantagesRyan Hass charts a path forward in America’s relationship and rivalry with China rooted in the relative advantages America already possesses. Hass argues that while competition will remain the defining trait of the
Star Peace
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Ben Bova
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-01 - Publisher: Tor Books

Star Peace (originally published in 1986) is a novel by Ben Bova, the author of more than a hundred works of science fact and fiction. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.