ERIC Number: ED337046
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Oct
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Homage to China's Nationalities by a Linguist and Educator.
China's multicultural wealth, especially its minor nationalities, is described with focus on three ethnic groups: the Miao, the Naxi, and the Salar. Information is based on the author's experiences while teaching and traveling in China from 1986 to 1988. China's population is reviewed in terms of population, religion, and languages, and many personal anecdotes are recounted. (LB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
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Note: Paper presented at Symposium 1988: Contemporary China (Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 14-15, 1988).