Administering the Colonizer: Manchuria's Russians under Chinese Rule, 1918-29 (Contemporary Chinese Studies)

Administering the Colonizer: Manchuria's Russians under Chinese Rule, 1918-29 (Contemporary Chinese Studies)

By: Blaine R. Chiasson (author)Hardback

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Description

Students and scholars of modern Russia and China and anyoneinterested in the history of cultural relations, empire, or urbanadministration will find this book of interest.

About Author

Blaine R. Chiasson is an associate professor of modernChinese history and Sino-Russian relations at Wilfrid LaurierUniversity.

Contents

1 Introduction: Where Yellow Ruled White - Harbin, 1929 2 Railway Frontier: North Manchuria before 1917 3 The Chinese Eastern Railway: From Russian Concession to ChineseSpecial District 4 Securing the Special District: Police, Courts, and Prisons 5 Experiments Co-Administering the Chinese Eastern Railway 6 Manchurian Landlords: The Struggle over the SpecialDistrict's Land 7 Whose City Is This? Special District Municipal Governance 8 Making Russians Chinese: Secondary and Post-SecondaryEducation 9 Conclusion: Playing Guest and Host on the Manchurian Stage Appendix Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774816564
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780774816564
  • weight: 580
  • ISBN10: 0774816562

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