Economy in Motion: Cham Muslim Traders in the Mekong Delta

  title={Economy in Motion: Cham Muslim Traders in the Mekong Delta},
  author={Philip H. Taylor},
  journal={The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology},
  pages={237 - 250}
  • P. Taylor
  • Published 1 December 2006
  • Economics
  • The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology
The Cham Muslims of the Mekong delta address the problems and opportunities of Vietnam's liberal reform era with strategies of trade and mobility. This paper situates Cham trading activities in an ongoing history of movement and examines the spatial and cultural singularities of Cham economic life. 
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