Bibliography: Bai Zhihong


Making a Difference

Bai Identity Construction in Dali


Today the Bai are one of Yunnan's best-known minorities, yet the term 'Bai' was coined just little over fifty years ago when China's people were classified as belonging to a small number of official 'minzu'. How the people who are today known as Bai have come to see themselves as Bai and how thus Bai identity has developed is topic of this interesting and well-written study.