Under the heel of the dragon : Islam, racism, crime, and the Uighur in China

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Full title: Under the heel of the dragon : Islam, racism, crime, and the Uighur in China / Blaine Kaltman.
Main author: Kaltman, Blaine.
Format: Book           


Summary: "The Turkic Muslims from Central Asia known as the Uighur have long faced social and economic disadvantages in China due to their minority status. Under the Heel of the Dragon: Islam, Racism, Crime, and the Uighur in China offers a unique insight into the rapidly changing societal conditions that have heightened the degree of polarization between the Uighur and the dominant Chinese ethnic group, the Han."--BOOK JACKET.
Language: English
Published: Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2007.
Classmark: CC305.89 /538379
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Series: Research in international studies. Global and comparative studies series ; no. 7.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-144) and index.
ISBN: 9780896802544
089680254X