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Sino-Muslim relations: the Han, the Hui, and the Uyghurs

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Sino-Muslim relations rest upon an informal socio-spatial hierarchy according to which some Muslim groups are more of an asset and others more of a liability. In this informal hierarchy, Hui Muslims are closer to the center than any other Muslim group because they are Sinicized, seen as religiously moderate, and mostly live in proximity to non-Muslim Chinese neighbors. Central Asian Muslims, most notably Xinjiang’s Uyghurs, are more distant from China’s notional center and seen as culturally...

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10.1080/13602004.2017.1294373

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Cross College
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Publisher:
Routledge
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Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs More from this journal
Volume:
37
Issue:
1
Pages:
55-79
Publication date:
2017-03-15
Acceptance date:
2017-01-07
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EISSN:
1469-9591
ISSN:
1360-2004
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uuid:f413e223-8f64-4035-84a2-642cd64bf44f
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pubs:668623
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668623
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2017-01-07

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