Miao : AE05.

This collection of ten documents, three translated from the Chinese, provide historical, economic and cultural information about the Miao, circa 1920-2000. Most are based on fieldwork with different Miao communities in China during the late 1930s and early 1940s at a time when many Miao farmers acti...

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Corporate Author: Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Other Authors: Chen, Guojun, 1916-, Diamond, Norma., Graham, David Crockett., Ling, Shun-shêng., Mickey, Margaret Portia, 1889-1988., Rui, Yifu., Schein, Louisa, 1957-, Wu Chê-lin.
Format: eBook
Published: New Haven, Conn. : Human Relations Area Files, 2009-
Series:EHRAF world cultures. Asia.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Religious beliefs of the Miao and I tribes in An-shun Kweichow / Kuo-chun Ch'en ; translation by Lien-en Tsao
  • Culture summary, Miao ; Ethnicity and the state, the Hua Miao of southwest China / Norma Diamond
  • Customs of the Ch'uan Miao ; Songs and stories of the Ch'uan Miao / David Crockett Graham
  • Ceremonies of the Ch'uan Miao / translated from the Miao into Chinese by Hsiung Ts'ao-sung ; translated from the Chinese by David Crockett Graham, with the assistance of Hsiung Ts'ao-sung
  • Report on an investigation of the Miao of western Hunan / Shun-sheng Ling and Yih-fu Ruey ; translation by Lien-en Tsao
  • Cowrie Shell Miao of Kweichow / Margaret Portia Mickey
  • Magpie Miao of southern Szechuan / Ruey Yih-fu
  • Minority rules, the Miao and the feminine in China's cultural politics / Louisa Schein
  • Studies of Miao-I societies in Kweichow / Wu Chê-lin, Ch'en Kuo-chün and others ; translation by Lien-en Tsao.