Eric Schluessel

Land of Strangers: The Civilizing Project in Qing Central Asia

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Eric Schluessel

Land of Strangers: The Civilizing Project in Qing Central Asia

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Format: Paperback / softback
Length: 304 pages
Publication date: 20 October 2020
Publisher: Columbia University Press

Eric Schluessel explores the late nineteenth-century encounter between Chinese power and a Muslim society through the struggles of ordinary people in the oasis of Turpan. He traces the emergence of new struggles around essential questions of identity, recasting the attempted transformation of Xinjiang as a distinctly Chinese form of colonialism.

Weight: 416g
Dimension: 152 x 227 x 21 (mm)
ISBN-13: 9780231197557