Essays Tagged: "Xinjiang"

History of the Great Wall of China

Province), the emperor ordered the extension of the Great Wall westward into the Hexi Corridor and Xinjiang region. The ruins of the beacon towers and debris of the Han Wall are still discernible in ... gguan. A recent report shows that ruins of the Han Wall have been discovered near Lopnur in China's Xinjiang region.Further construction and extensions were made in the successive Northern Wei, Northe ...

(2 pages) 73 0 4.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

With reference to a country you have studied, describe and suggest reasons for the main changes in population density and distribution over the last 30 years.

these areas. People living here are mainly minorities of Inner Mongolia (Mongolian nationality) and Xinjiang (multi-nationalities such as Weiwuer and kazak nationality) To the southwest of China, ther ... asion of the communist party) also has a high altitude and can be very hard to grow crops. However, Xinjiang, Tibet and Qinghai are the three largest provinces in China which together accounts for one ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.7 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Imperialism Today Seminar- Fact Sheet

reated our nation, do you think that china is doing a reasonable thing by bringing Han Chinese into Xinjiang province?Evidence CommentaryThe railroad, completed last year, links Kashgar with rest of C ... move economically but it causes political unrest.In 1950 Han Chinese represented only 15 percent of Xinjiang’s population, now they constitute 40 percent. The Han population, which makes up 98 pe ...

(5 pages) 811 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > European Union

Power in the Asia Pacific Region

ich China invaded and took control of in 1950. Forcefully represses displays of Tibetan nationalism.Xinjiang- Prevent the secession of the predominantly Muslim region populated by Uighurs. Islamist se ... rkestan Islamic Movement (ITIM) responsible for 2008 Chinese bus bombingsExtent of successTibet and Xinjiang not seceded and are unlikely to in the foreseeable futureTaiwan not declared independence- ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory