Islam in an Era of Nation-States

Islam in an Era of Nation-States

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Since the late 1970s, Southeast Asia's Muslim population has experienced an unprecedented religious revival. This resurgence has created a new kind of Islamic discourse, one oriented to the needs of a broad public rather than to narrow circles of religious adepts. This text examines the history, politics and meanings of this resurgence in Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. It explores the implications for Southeast Asia, the larger Muslim world, and the West.Politics and Religious Renewal in Muslim Southeast Asia Robert W. Hefner, Patricia Horvatich ... How do people of the community think about the ahmadi? ... People who follow the Ahmadi teachings also do not pray in a separate mosque.

Title:Islam in an Era of Nation-States
Author:Robert W. Hefner, Patricia Horvatich
Publisher:University of Hawaii Press - 1997-01


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