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Ethnicity and Urban Life in China : Xiaowei Zang : 9780415421201

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

He has taught in department of sociology in the Flinders university of South Australia, Australia; Department of Asian and international studies in City University of Hong Kong; Now he is professor in China studies and school head in East Asian s. In doing so, it explores questions such as: How are ethnic minorities represented in China? Finding a Mate in a Metropolis 6. It offers updated research findings on minority ethnicity, consolidates knowledge scattered in different disciplines in the existing literature and provides readers with a multi-disciplinary and multi-faceted coverage in one single volume. Preferential policies for ethnic minorities in China James Leibold 9. Pathways to power are a fundamental research question in political sociology and comparative mobility research. Ethnicity and Urban Life in China Bibliography Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Muslims -- China -- Lanzhou Shi -- Social conditions -- 21st century.

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Ethnicity and Urban Life in China: A Comparative Study of Hui Muslims and Han Chinese, 1st Edition (Paperback)

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

In-depth interviews and survey data provides a fresh perspective to the study of ethnic behaviour in China, and offers a rich account of Hui behaviour in seven aspects of urban life: neighbouring interaction, friendship formation, network behaviour, mate selection methods, spouse choice, marital homogamy, and household structure. This paper studies ethnic disparity in employment in the state sector in China. China has ample experience in the administration of multiethnicity due to the national government's policies of regional autonomy and the imposition of a pact of united territories among different nationalities that exist due to a long history of territorial annexations. Other Titles: Comparative study of Hui Muslims and Han Chinese Responsibility: Xiaowei Zang. The E-mail message field is required.

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Ethnicity and urban life in China : a comparative study of Hui Muslims and Han Chinese in SearchWorks catalog

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

Contributing to the global discourse on Islam, religious fundamentalism and modernity, this book will be invaluable to anyone interested in Chinese society, Islam, religion, development, urban studies, anthropology and ethnicity. China in Transition participates in the intellectual developments by focusing on social, political and cultural change in the China of the 1990s and beyond. In what ways do China's ethnic policy affect its foreign policy and international relations? Ethnic marginalization in China: The case of the Lahu Jianxiong Ma 17. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references p. Neighbors United, Neighbors Divided 3. The data are drawn from fieldwork in Ürümchi between 2005 and 2008, which include a survey of 577 families, field observations, and 200 in-depth interviews with local Uyghurs.

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Xiaowei Zang: Ethnicity and Urban Life in China (ePUB)

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

This much-needed work on ethnicity in Asia offers a major sociological analysis of Hui Muslims in contemporary China. It first introduces Chinese perspectives on the subject and takes note of the complexity of the issue while also showing that in China no universal language policy is possible. Data are from a 2001 survey conducted in Lanzhou. It examines five aspects of gender inequality: employment, income, household task accomplishment, home management, and spousal power. Sworn Brotherhood or Modern Friendship 4. The Handbook on Ethnic Minorities in China is an up-to-date, comprehensive, and convenient reference, ideal for teaching and research on ethnic minorities in China.

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Ethnicity and Urban Life in China : Xiaowei Zang : 9780415666435

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

Nation-state building and multiculturalism in China Minglang Zhou 7. However, there is no evidence that the Uyghur approach to neighbourhood interaction can be attributed to Uyghur culture as many inter-group differences fade away once ethnic parity in social status is attained. Ethnic inequality in education Yangbin Chen 15. Contributing to the global discourse on Islam, religious fundamentalism and modernity, this book will be invaluable to anyone interested in Chinese society, Islam, religion, development, urban studies, anthropology and ethnicity. Data analysis shows that the majority of the marriages among both the Malays and the Chinese are based on free choice. Ethnicity and Urban Life in China About the Author Xiaowei Zang is Associate Professor in the Department of Asian and International Studies, City University of Hong Kong.

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Ethnicity and Urban Life in China : Xiaowei Zang : 9780415421201

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

Finding a Mate in a Metropolis 6. In-depth interviews and survey data provides a fresh perspective to the study of ethnic behaviour in China, and offers a rich account of Hui behaviour in seven aspects of urban life: neighbouring interaction, friendship formation, network behaviour, mate selection methods, spouse choice, marital homogamy, and household structure. The book will be of interest to students and scholars of ethnic studies, Chinese studies, Asian anthropology and cultural sociology. In-depth interviews and survey data provides a fresh perspective to the study of ethnic behaviour in China, and offers a rich account of Hui behaviour in seven aspects of urban life: neighbouring interaction, friendship formation, network behaviour, mate selection methods, spouse choice, marital homogamy, and household structure. Ethnic disparities in economic wellbeing in China Bjoern Gustafsson 16. Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. In-depth interviews and survey data provides a fresh perspective to the study of ethnic behaviour in China, and offers a rich account of Hui behaviour in seven aspects of urban life: neighbouring interaction, friendship formation, network behaviour, mate selection methods, spouse choice, marital homogamy, and household structure.

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Ethnicity and Urban Life in China : Xiaowei Zang : 9780415421201

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

Norms are the subjective aspects of roles, the basic units of a social system regarding functions that hold the society together to survive all kinds of environmental and historical changes. Ethnic minorities in southwest China Jianxiong Ma 3. The book combines qualitative and quantitative data and methods to study gendered behavior and outcomes. Using both qualitative and quantitative data derived from fieldwork in Lanzhou between March 2001 and July 2004, it looks at the contrast between the urban life of the Han people, the ethnic majority in the city of Lanzhou, and the Hui people, the largest ethnic minority in the city, and assesses the link between minority ethnicity and traditional behaviour in urban sociology and research on ethnic groups of China. I use my study to consider some methodological approaches used in research on ethnic behaviour in China. Xinjiang and the Uyghurs Michael Dillon 5.

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Xiaowei Zang

ethnicity and urban life in china zang xiaowei

Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. Drawing on new research from scholars in Asia, Australia, North America and Europe, this series is invaluable in monitoring reform and interpreting the consequences for China, its neighbours and the West. This much-needed work on ethnicity in Asia offers a major sociological analysis of Hui Muslims in contemporary China. He studies ethnicity, inequality, and elite politics in China. However, experiences in conflict management and ethnic tensions within China's extensive bordersdemonstrate that autonomy is often a necessary preamble to the construction of independence.

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