China's Tibet? : autonomy or assimilation / Warren W. Smith, Jr

Author(s): Smith, Warren W
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Subjects: Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Politics and government--1951-
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Relations--China
China--Relations--China--Tibet Autonomous Region
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Foreign public opinion
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--International status
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. c2008
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: xxi, 315 p., [15] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Historical and Political Background 1
2. Tibet under Chinese Communist Rule 19
3. Democratic Reforms 51
4. Cultural Revolution 123
5. Autonomy or Assimilation 165
6. Sino-Tibetan Dialogue 213
7. The Issue of Tibet 275
Bibliography 299
Index 303
About the Author 315
Notes: LCCN: 2007049626
ISBN: 9780742539891 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 074253989X (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-301) and index
Contents: Historical and political background -- Tibetan ethnic origins -- Tibetan empire -- Tibetan Buddhist state -- British patronage for Tibetan autonomy -- Tibetan national identity -- Tibet under Chinese communist rule -- Seventeen-point agreement -- National regional autonomy -- Autonomy in practice, political integration -- Democratic reforms in eastern Tibet -- Anti-local nationalist campaign -- Tibetan revolt -- Democratic reforms -- When serfs stood up in Tibet -- The Panchen lama's 70,000-character petition -- Serf -- Confiscated for the benefit of the people -- Cultural revolution -- Rinbur Tulku on the cultural revolution in Lhasa -- Wrath of the serfs -- Tibet transformed -- Autonomy or assimilation -- Patriotic education campaign -- China's state council white papers on Tibet -- Renewed propaganda campaign -- Sino-Tibetan dialogue -- Revival of Sino-Tibetan contacts -- China's strategy on Sino-Tibetan dialogue -- Dialogue or deadlock -- The issue of Tibet
OCLC Number: 182964058
ISBN/ISSN: 9780742539891
074253989X