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Familiar strangers : a history of Muslims in Northwest China

Author: Jonathan Neaman Lipman
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©1997.
Series: Studies on ethnic groups in China.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Chinese-speaking Muslims have for centuries been an inseparable but anomalous part of Chinese society - Sinophone yet incomprehensible, local yet outsiders, normal but different. Long regarded by the Chinese government as prone to violence, they have challenged fundamental Chinese conceptions of Self and Other and denied the totally transforming power of Chinese civilization by tenaciously maintaining
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lipman, Jonathan Neaman.
Familiar strangers.
Seattle : University of Washington Press, ©1997
(DLC) 97010814
(OCoLC)36485989
Named Person: MUSLIM
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Neaman Lipman
ISBN: 9780295800554 0295800550
OCLC Number: 741751269
Description: 1 online resource (xxxvi, 266 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: List of Maps ; List of Illustrations ; Preface ; Introduction: Purposes and Form of a Muslim History in China ; 1. The Frontier Ground and Peoples of Northwest China ; 2. Acculturation and Accomodation: China's Muslims to the Seventeenth Century ; 3. Connections: Muslims in the Early Qing, 1644-1781 ; 4. Strategies of Resistance: Integration by Violence ; 5. Strategies of Integration: Muslims in New China ; 6. Conclusion: Familiar Strangers ; Chinese Character Glossary ; Bibliography ; Index.
Series Title: Studies on ethnic groups in China.
Responsibility: Jonathan N. Lipman.

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