South Asian Muslims in Hong Kong: Creation of a ‘Local Boy’ Identity

  title={South Asian Muslims in Hong Kong: Creation of a ‘Local Boy’ Identity},
  author={Anita M. Weiss},
  journal={Modern Asian Studies},
  pages={417 - 453}
South Asian Muslims migrating throughout the world usually establish tight-knit communities in which most of their socioeconomic and religious activities occur. The social organization of South Asian Muslims in Hong Kong is unique in that their separation and isolation into a cohesive ethnic group is a relatively recent phenomenon. Communal orientations have undergone substantial change over time, often paralleling the kinds of changes occuring in Hong Kong as a result of its relationship to… 
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