Regional Autonomy: An Institutional Arrangement for Solving Ethno-national Issues

  • Shiyuan HaoEmail author
Part of the China Insights book series (CHINAIN)


The State Constitution of China stipulates: “The People’s Republic of China is a unitary multi-national state created jointly by the people of all its nationalities. Regional autonomy is practiced in areas where people of minority nationalities live in concentrated communities; in these areas, organs of self-government are established to exercise the power of autonomy. All autonomous areas for ethnic minorities are integral parts of China”.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chinese Academy of Social SciencesBeijingChina

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