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Author Rohlf, Gregory, author

Title Building new China, colonizing Kokonor : resettlement to Qinghai in the 1950s / Gregory Rohlf
Published Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2016]


Description 1 online resource (v, 301 pages)
Contents The history and rationales for agricultural resettlement to border regions, 1920-1955 -- Resettlement becomes a frontier policy, 1955-1956 -- Moving west, 1955-1956 -- Raising incomes, making homes, 1956-1957 -- Ethnic and social problems in first wave resettlement, 1956-1957 -- From first wave to second wave resettlement, 1957-1958 -- Colonizing Kokonor, 1958-1962
Summary "This social and political history of resettlement and state building in the Sino-Tibetan borderlands examines the aims of Han and Hui Chinese settlers sent to Qinghai province, their impact on the land and the population, and the role of the resettlement in the industrialization of the China"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 15, 2016)
Subject Frontier and pioneer life -- China -- Qinghai Sheng -- 20th century
Agricultural colonies -- China -- Qinghai Sheng -- History -- 20th century
Land settlement -- China -- Qinghai Sheng -- History -- 20th century
Borderlands -- Government policy -- China -- History -- 20th century
Nation-building -- China -- History -- 20th century
Industrialization -- China -- History -- 20th century
HISTORY -- Asia -- China.
Agricultural colonies
Frontier and pioneer life
International relations
Land settlement
SUBJECT Qinghai Sheng (China) -- Colonization -- History -- 20th century
China -- Relations -- China -- Tibet Autonomous Region
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) -- Relations -- China
Subject China
China -- Qinghai Sheng
China -- Tibet Autonomous Region
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015045674
ISBN 9781498519533