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Why the Phonological Component must be Serial and Rule‐Based 1

Bert Vaux

in Rules, Constraints, and Phonological Phenomena

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199226511
eISBN:
9780191710193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226511.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter identifies an inventory of core phonological processes that are robustly attested in all or nearly all human languages. These are compared to the classes of phenomena predicted to be ... More


Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Michael Clarke (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

China's problem with terrorism has historically been considered an outgrowth of Beijing's efforts to integrate the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region into the People's Republic of China. Since the end ... More


Asserting Uyghur Identity from China’s “Central Plains”

Timothy Grose

in Negotiating Inseparability in China: The Xinjiang Class and the Dynamics of Uyghur Identity

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9789888528097
eISBN:
9789882204805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528097.003.0003
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The second chapter assesses the effectiveness of the program in meeting its political goals and argues that Uyghur Xinjiang Class graduates embrace an ethno-national identity in contradistinction to ... More


The Practice of Ethnic Policy in Education: Xinjiang’s Bilingual Education System

Zuliyati Simayi

in Minority Education in China: Balancing Unity and Diversity in an Era of Critical Pluralism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9789888208135
eISBN:
9789888268283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208135.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

In her Chapter, Zuliyati Simayi provides a comprehensive and sophisticated survey of bilingualism in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR). She highlights some of the important accomplishments ... More


Trilingual Education and School Practice in Xinjiang

Linda Tsung

in Minority Education in China: Balancing Unity and Diversity in an Era of Critical Pluralism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9789888208135
eISBN:
9789888268283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208135.003.0008
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

In her chapter, Linda Tsung draws on her fieldwork in primary schools in southern Xinjiang, and asks the question of what happens to educational outcomes when English is introduced into a bilingual ... More


Lucrative Chaos: Interethnic Conflict as a Function of the Economic “Normalization” of Southern Xinjiang

Tom Cliff

in Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang: Unrest in China's West

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231169981
eISBN:
9780231540445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169981.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Tom Cliff’s highlights state efforts to comprehensively reshape Xinjiang’s culture, including the culture of local Han and Uyghur communities, as well as the culture of government, private business ... More


Fringe Existence: Uyghur Entrepreneurs and Ethnic Relations in Urban Xinjiang

Tyler Harlan

in Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang: Unrest in China's West

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231169981
eISBN:
9780231540445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169981.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Tyler Harlan’s chapter highlights an economic source of Han-Uyghur tensions by explaining how Xinjiang’s private sector privileges Han-owned businesses linked to state networks, which results in ... More


Uyghur and Uzbek, the Southeastern Turkic languages

Abdurishid Yakup

in The Oxford Guide to the Transeurasian Languages

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198804628
eISBN:
9780191842849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198804628.003.0026
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter provides a general overview of the two Turkic languages spoken in Central Asia, Modern Uyghur and Uzbek in the southeastern group of Turkic, paying special attention to their relation ... More


Constructing the Civilized City

Tom Cliff

in Oil and Water: Being Han in Xinjiang

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226359939
eISBN:
9780226360270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360270.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

The first chapter places the contemporary manifestation of the long-running statist project to “civilize” the periphery and its populations in an historical perspective. Scholars have long recognized ... More


The Partnership of Stability in Xinjiang

Tom Cliff

in Oil and Water: Being Han in Xinjiang

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226359939
eISBN:
9780226360270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360270.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

Chapter 7 draws together two of the book’s main arguments in a case-study of the July 2009 inter-ethnic violence in Xinjiang’s capital Urumchi. First: the Han population of Xinjiang, and their ... More


Losing Central Asia

Jude Woodward

in The US vs China: Asia's new Cold War?

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781526121998
eISBN:
9781526128652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526121998.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter considers the strategic interrelation of the US, China and Russia in Central Asia. It views the region both from the perspective of China’s concerns for the stability of its sensitive ... More


Gendering Cyberspace: Transnational Mappings and Uyghur Diasporic Politics

Saskia Witteborn

in Circuits of Visibility: Gender and Transnational Media Cultures

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814737309
eISBN:
9780814744680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814737309.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter looks at diasporic imaginaries and cultural politics as defined outside the boundaries of nation. It focuses on the persona of Rebiya Kadeer, who spearheads a political agenda for the ... More


The Religious Life of Ethnic Minority Communities

Philip L. Wickeri and Yik-fai Tam

in Chinese Religious Life

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199731398
eISBN:
9780199914487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199731398.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the wide range of religious beliefs and practices among the minority communities of China. It begins by considering the problematic nature of ethnic categorizations in China ... More


Evils under the Ground

Luke Patey

in How China Loses: The Pushback against Chinese Global Ambitions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190061081
eISBN:
9780190061111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190061081.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

For Beijing, military intervention overseas is no longer an unthinkable option. Rather, China’s expanding interests and newfound confidence and capabilities on the world stage, including overseas ... More


Introduction: Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China

Michael Clarke (ed.)

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Despite the significant attention given in the scholarly literature to exploring the strength, scope and implications of counter-terrorism policy since 9/11, there has been no systematic analysis of ... More


China’s ‘War on Terrorism’: Confronting the Dilemmas of the ‘Internal–External’ Security Nexus

Michael Clarke (ed.)

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

China’s dilemmas with respect to Uyghur terrorism are increasingly transnational in nature, defined by the interpenetration of ‘internal’ and ‘external’ security issues and threats. The chapter ... More


The Narrative of Uyghur Terrorism and the Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Uyghur Militancy

Sean Roberts

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter provides a history of how Uyghur terrorism evolved out of a long-standing conflict between Uyghurs and states based in China through a combination of PRC policies to stifle dissent in ... More


China and Counter-Terrorism: Beyond Pakistan?

Andrew Small

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter explores the factors that have shaped the operating environment of the “East Turkestan Islamic Movement” (ETIM) and “Turkestan Islamic Party” (TIP) and the broader strategic context in ... More


China’s Counter-Terrorism Policy in the Middle East

Mordechai Chaziza

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter analyzes China's counter-terrorism policy in the Middle East, and the linkage between the threats posed by terrorist groups at home and abroad. Specifically, this is an investigation of ... More


Uyghur Terrorism in a Fractured Middle East

Raffaello Pantucci

in Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism in China: Domestic and Foreign Policy Dimensions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190922610
eISBN:
9780190943165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922610.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter explores the relationship between Uyghur terrorism and the current wave of Islamist-inspired terrorism roiling the Middle East. In particular, it tracks the evolution of the ideological ... More


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