Information with Provenance

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Items should:
have an abstract which is empty non-empty either
have a commentary which is empty non-empty either
have an ISBN (that is, be a book)
be a book that         has a cover         lacks a cover
have a URL which contains all the strings
be uttered by an author/speaker whose name contains all the words free match whole words exact name
be published by a journal/producer whose name contains all the words free match whole words exact name
discuss a topic whose name contains all the words free match whole words exact name
including not including items which discuss sub-topics
mention a person/organization whose name contains all the words free match whole words exact name
Involvement note required? No           Yes
Must the entity be seen or heard? No           Yes
mention a place whose name contains all the words free match whole words exact name
Involvement note required? No           Yes
mention an event whose name contains all the words free match whole words exact name
which is dated anytime           between         and        
Involvement note required? No           Yes
Order order items by date       order items by journal or producer, then by date       order items by database ID
give items in reverse order
Show all items found       only first items in specified ordering
ignore book covers



A disclaimer applies to this page. This page is not part of the official UCC website. This page is part of a research database of opinions on Xinjiang and related topics which is maintained by members of a group of students and staff in the university. The emphasis in this research project is on provenance -- we aim to provide as much information as possible on the background of the people whose opinions are in the database, so that readers can make up their own minds on the credibility that they wish to attach to these opinions.