Auteur(s) : CHIASSON (Blaine R.) Editeur : UBC Press Collection :
Parution : 2010 Nombre de pages : 285 Format : 15 x 23
Administering the ColonizerManchuria's Russians under Chinese Rule, 1918-29CHIASSON (Blaine R.) 134,00 €Rupture de stockAjouter au panier Harbin of the 1920s was viewed by Westerners as a world turned upside down. The Chinese government had taken over administration of the Russian-founded Chinese Eastern Railway concession, and its large Russian population. This account of the decade-long multi-ethnic and multinational administrative experiment in North Mandchuria reveals that China not only created policies to promote Chinese sovereignty but also instituted measures to protect the Russian minority. This is a historical examination of how an ethnic, cultural, and racial majority coexisted with a minority of a different culture and race. it restores to history the national influences that have shaped northern China and Chinese nationalism.