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Author Megoran, Nick,
Title Nationalism in Central Asia : a biography of the Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan border / Nick Megoran.
Imprint Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2017]

Author Megoran, Nick,
Series Central Eurasia In Context Series
Central Eurasia in context.
Subject Uzbekistan -- Boundaries -- Kyrgyzstan.
Kyrgyzstan -- Boundaries -- Uzbekistan.
Nationalism -- Uzbekistan.
Nationalism -- Kyrgyzstan.
Uzbekistan -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Kyrgyzstan -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Kyrgyzstan -- Relations -- Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistan -- Relations -- Kyrgyzstan.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 348 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: making borders, making worlds -- Uzbekistan: building the nation, defending the border -- Kyrgyzstan: contested visions of the nation -- Caught in the middle: life in the "neutral zone" -- Osh's borders: a matter of life and death -- Conclusion: the destruction of the Ferghana Valley -- Appendix I: Transliteration tables -- Appendix II: Divergent spellings.
Summary "Nick Megoran explores the process of building independent nation-states in post-Soviet Central Asia through the lens of the boundary between Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, using a combination of political, historical, ethnographic, and geographic frames to shed new light on this process."--Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record and online resource (JSTOR, viewed Sept. 11, 2018).
ISBN 0822982390 (ebk)
OCLC # 1009058336
Additional Format Print version: Megoran, Nick. Nationalism in Central Asia. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017 9780822964421 0822964422 (DLC) 2017037750 (OCoLC)1001413924

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