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Cultural Encounters on China S Ethnic Frontiers (Studies on Ethnic Groups in China)

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China's exploitation by Western imperialism is well known, but the imperialist treatment within China of ethnic minorities has been little explored. Around the geographic periphery of China, as well as some of the less accessible parts of the interior, and even in its cities, live a variety of peoples of different origins, languages, ecological adaptations, and cultures. ...more
Paperback, 388 pages
Published April 1st 1996 by University of Washington Press (first published January 1st 1994)
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Stevan Harrell is a professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington.
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