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Muslim Rulers and RebelsEveryday Politics and Armed Separatism in the Southern Philippines$
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Thomas McKenna

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780520210158

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520210158.001.0001

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People and Territory in Cotabato

People and Territory in Cotabato

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(p.25) Chapter 2 People and Territory in Cotabato
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Muslim Rulers and Rebels
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Thomas M. McKenna

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520210158.003.0003

This chapter examines the land, people, and contemporary political economy of Cotabato. It describes the community of Campo Muslim, which serves as an architectural testament to the peripheralization of Cotabato's Muslims under the Philippine republic. The chapter explains that most community members are acutely conscious of being poor Muslims in a city dominated by Christians, and that awareness has induced a tempered resentment toward city Christians which may occasionally be agitated into intense anger by a perceived offense.

Keywords:   Cotabato, political economy, Campo Muslim, Philippine republic, poor Muslims, Christians

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