Tibet's last stand? : the Tibetan uprising of 2008 and China's response / Warren W. Smith, Jr

Author(s): Smith, Warren W
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Subjects: Demonstrations--China--Tibet Autonomous Region
Political persecution--China--Tibet Autonomous Region
Propaganda, Chinese
Nationalism--China--Tibet Autonomous Region
Nationalism--China
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Politics and government--1951-
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--History--Autonomy and independence movements
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Relations--China
China--Relations--China--Tibet Autonomous Region
China--Foreign public opinion
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, c2010
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: vii, 299 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
1. Chronology of Revolt 11
2. China's Response: Repression 41
3. China's Response: Propaganda 79
4. Tibet and the Olympics 139
5. One State, Two Nations 209
Selected Bibliography 289
Index 291
About the Author 299
Notes: LCCN: 2009029975
ISBN: 9780742566859 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0742566854 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780742566873 (electronic)
ISBN: 0742566870 (electronic)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Chronology of revolt -- China's response : repression -- Repression in eastern Tibet -- Patriotic education -- Patriotic education outside the TAR -- An atmosphere of fear and oppression -- China's response : propaganda -- Blaming the "Dalai clique" -- "Hostile Western forces" -- Testimony of Tibetans -- Traditional themes of Chinese propaganda -- Propaganda aimed at Tibetans -- White paper on Tibet -- Tibet and the Olympics -- China's response to international criticism -- Olympic torch relay -- China responds to pressure for talks -- Sichuan earthquake -- Dialogue and Olympics -- One state, two nations -- "Eighth round" of dialogue -- "Memorandum on genuine autonomy for the Tibetan people" -- Dharamsala "special meeting" of Tibetan exiles -- "Serf Emancipation Day: -- Tibetan nationalism -- Chinese nationalism -- China's new diplomatic offensive
OCLC Number: 422762597
ISBN/ISSN: 9780742566859
0742566854
9780742566873
0742566870