Care and ageing in North-West China

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Abstract

This book presents a pioneering ethnographic exploration of practices and ideologies of eldercare in the bingtuan - a paramilitary state organization composed largely of migrants (most of them very poor) to the north-western frontier province of Xinjiang since the 1949 Communist Revolution.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBerlin
PublisherLIT Verlag Münster
Number of pages336
Edition1
ISBN (Print)9783643908742
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Publication series

NameHalle Studies in the Anthropology of Eurasia

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    Sha, H. (2017). Care and ageing in North-West China. (1 ed.) (Halle Studies in the Anthropology of Eurasia). Berlin: LIT Verlag Münster.