Social Policies and Ethnic Conflict in China

Lessons from Xinjiang

  • Shaoying Zhang
  • Derek McGhee

Part of the Politics and Development of Contemporary China book series (PDCC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Shaoying Zhang, Derek McGhee
    Pages 1-27
  3. Shaoying Zhang, Derek McGhee
    Pages 47-66
  4. Shaoying Zhang, Derek McGhee
    Pages 67-99
  5. Shaoying Zhang, Derek McGhee
    Pages 158-170
  6. Shaoying Zhang, Derek McGhee
    Pages 171-183
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 184-205

About this book


This study addresses how China's policy response to problems in Xinjiang is interpreted and implemented by officials, who are both governing agents and governed subjects by interviewing Chinese officials working in both Central government and Local governments.


Central government communism conflict Figuration Government Nation Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Shaoying Zhang
    • 1
  • Derek McGhee
    • 2
  1. 1.Yunnan Normal UniversityChina
  2. 2.University of SouthamptonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49354-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-43666-5
  • About this book