Articles in Ethnic China
Relying on rich natural resources, Jinuo people practiced shifting
cultivation and non-timber forest products (NTFPs) collection for their livelihood. They
have significant experience in NTFPs collection and management and have evolved their
own unique indigenous knowledge system based on local natural resources and the
environment. According to the primary ethno botanical research into the Jinu community,
252 plant species of NTFPs were recorded... "Laogan " is a kind of social network besides its function as a necessary
product flow between upland and lowland for their livelihood since it functions as
friendship sharing, information exchange and economic cooperation. It is typical symbol
to present the ethnic relationship between the Jinuo and the Dai.
Hayashi, Norihiko.- The Historical Development of Youle Jino. Senri Ethnological Studies 75: 255–280. 2009.
Jino has two main dialects, namely Youle and Buyuan. It is said that ninety percent of
Lu xing and Kang Xiaofeng.- Basic Information of Jinuo Minority and Baya Village, Jinuo Township, Jinghong County.
Baya village is one of the largest and oldest villages in Jinuo Township. It has been the largest population village. A lot of traditional culture is reserved there. Since the establishment of People's Republic of China there are many great changes occurred in Baya village.
Chinese Bibliography of the Jino
Free Thesis and Dissertations
Comparatively Dai people cultivate more intensive on paddy land than the other two ethnic groups, Hani and Jinuo villagers produce more subsistence crops on upland than Dai; and deforestation is most serious in the Hani village than in those of Dai and Jinuo. The evidence shows that the great differences in traditional land use among Dai, Jinuo and Hani have gradually disappeared.
China photo exhibitions
to Jino lands