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The Resource Song and silence : ethnic revival on China's southwest borders, Sara L.M. Davis

Song and silence : ethnic revival on China's southwest borders, Sara L.M. Davis

Label
Song and silence : ethnic revival on China's southwest borders
Title
Song and silence
Title remainder
ethnic revival on China's southwest borders
Statement of responsibility
Sara L.M. Davis
Title variation
  • Ethnic revival on China's southwest borders
  • Song & silence
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the sunny, subtropical Sipsongpanna region, Tai Lues perform flirtatious, exoticized dances for an increasingly growing tourist trade. Endorsed by Chinese officials, who view the Tai Lues as a?model minority," these staged performances are part of a carefully sanctioned ethnic policy. However, behind the scenes and away from the eyes and ears of tourists and the Chinese government, a different kind of cultural resurgence is taking place. In this vivid and beautifully told ethnography, Sara L.M. Davis reveals how Tai Lues are reviving and reinventing their culture in ways that
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Sara L. M.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tai (Southeast Asian people)
  • Xishuangbanna Daizu Zizhizhou (China)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnic relations
  • Tai (Southeast Asian people)
  • China
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Structures, Social Interaction, Population, Social Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie, Anthropologie
Label
Song and silence : ethnic revival on China's southwest borders, Sara L.M. Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-192) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. The Monks
  • Conclusion: Buddhas on the Borders
  • Notes
  • Suggested Readings
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Maps and Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The Writing on the Wall
  • 1. Front Stage
  • 2. Song and Silence
  • 3. The Oral Poet Laureate
Control code
ocm62140562
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231509428
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/davi13526
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttgthj7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62140562
Label
Song and silence : ethnic revival on China's southwest borders, Sara L.M. Davis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-192) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. The Monks
  • Conclusion: Buddhas on the Borders
  • Notes
  • Suggested Readings
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Maps and Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The Writing on the Wall
  • 1. Front Stage
  • 2. Song and Silence
  • 3. The Oral Poet Laureate
Control code
ocm62140562
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231509428
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/davi13526
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttgthj7
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62140562

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