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Aspects of Islam in post-colonial Indonesia

C. A. O. van Nieuwenhuijze

Aspects of Islam in post-colonial Indonesia

five essays

by C. A. O. van Nieuwenhuijze

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Published by W. van Hoeve in The Hague .
Written in English

  • Muslims -- Indonesia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementC. A. O. van Nieuwenhuijze
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 248 p. ;
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17864012M

    Introduction Gibbon describes the rise and expansion of Islam as one of the most memor­able revolutions which has impressed a new and lasting character on the nations of the world. Beginning with a small following, ill-equipped financially and militarily, Islam turned out eventually a mighty force, wielding its scepter of authority over a world greater than that of Alexander the Great.

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Aspects of Islam in post-colonial Indonesia by C. A. O. van Nieuwenhuijze Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nieuwenhuijze, C.A.O. van (Christoffel Anthonie Olivier), Aspects of Islam in post-colonial Indonesia.

Aspects of Islam in post-colonial Indonesia. The Hague: W. van Hoeve ; Vancouver, Canada: PublicationsCentre, University of British Columbia, (OCoLC) Five essays on Islam and its rôle in the recent history and culture of Indonesia.

The author was formerly a member of the Islamic Affairs Section of the Lieutenant-Governor General's Cabinet in Indonesia. Book Reviews. Capsule Reviews Aspects of Islam in Post-Colonial Indonesia. Aspects of Islam in Post-Colonial Indonesia.

By C. The history of arrival and spread of Islam in Indonesia is unclear. One theory states it arrived directly from Arabia before the 9th century, while another credits Sufi merchants and preachers for bringing Islam to Indonesian islands in the 12th or 13th century either from Gujarat in India or directly from the Middle East.

Before the arrival of Islam, the predominant religions in Indonesia. Colonialism, Postcolonialism, Islam, and Education Indonesia (afterwhere the Dutch East India Company was the era of colonialism and geopolitical maneuverings in post-colonial Author: Charlene Tan. When one looks into current affairs, one cannot help but to note that the Muslim world is distraught with unrest and violence.

This article will discuss how colonization and Western interference has played the primary role in forming this state of affairs. This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and Muslims.

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Reviews Elegantly written, carefully crafted, and solidly grounded in scholarly sources and debates, this book provides an excellent synthetic account of the history of Islam in. Islam in Indonesia is of the Sunni variety, with little hierarchical leadership.

Two major Muslim organizations, Nahdatul Ulama (NU) and Muhammadiyah, both founded in Java, have played an important role in education, the nationalist struggle, and politics after independence. Free Online Library: (Re) writing the history of political Islam in Indonesia.

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van Nieuwenhujze in his book Aspects of Islam in Post-Colonial Indonesia () that the DI movement was influenced by the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood ideas. On the the other hand, B.J. Boland, in his The Struggle of Islam in Modern Indonesia (), speculated that Kartosuwiryo got some influence for the Pakistani Abu A' la al-Mawdudi.

This is the crux of An-Na‘im’s new book, Islam and the Secular State: Negotiating the Future of Shari‘a. An-Na‘im, a renowned Islamic scholar and human rights activist, is a leading member of the generation of Muslim intellectuals that came to prominence in the s as critics of both Islamist revolutionaries and post-colonial : Charles Kurzman.

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This book is about Islam, female leadership, Sufism, power, sexuality and feminist praxis in the world’s most populous Muslim society – Indonesia. Analysis of the roles women play in one institution, the pesantren (a traditional Islamic boarding school for the study of the Qur’an, Hadith and other classical Islamic texts) and the ways in Author: Bianca J.

Smith, Mark Woodward. Political Islam in Indonesia. Paul Marshall. Despite having the largest Muslim population in the world, Indonesia seldom troubles others and so draws little attention in the West. But last month’s imprisonment of the governor of the capital, Jakarta, on charges of.

: Muslim-Christian Dialogue in Post-Colonial Northern Nigeria: The Challenges of Inclusive Cultural and Religious Pluralism (Christianities of the World) (): Iwuchukwu, M.: BooksCited by: 3. Martyrdom in Islam is not limited to men but also includes women who died during childbirth. took place in the seventeenth century and the author sees this as the beginning of ‘Martyrdom in Contemporary Radical Islam’.

The post-colonial period sees a rise in anti-governmental jihād waged against secular, nationalist Muslim governments Author: Muhammad Zainiy Uthman. It is very useful for research on many subjects, including Islam in Indonesia.

It is continued online. Federspiel, Howard. Dictionary of Indonesian Islam. Athens, OH: Ohio University Center for International Studies, E-mail Citation» A very useful tool for understanding Islam in. Most of the chapters in this book were originally presented at the “Conference on Islam and Popular Culture in Indonesia and Malaysia,” held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 10–12, Invited participants included scholars, critics, and performing artists from Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, the Netherlands, and the United States.

His recent book is Islam and Colonialism: Becoming Modern in Indonesia and Malaya (Edinburgh University Press, ) and his other two books Multicultural-Pluralist Theology () and Bridging Islam and the West: An Indonesian View () were published in Indonesia.

Hong Kong is a global city-state under the sovereignty of the People’s Republic of China, and is home to aroundMuslims practicing Islam. However existing studies of the Muslim-majority communities in Asia and the Northwest China largely ignore the Muslim community in Hong Kong.

Islam and. Islam was brought into Indonesia by Sufi traders from Gujarat, India during the 13th century e.g. Shaikh Randeri (Raneri). By the end of the 16th century, Islam had surpassed Hinduism and Buddhism as the dominant religion of the peoples of Java and Sumatra.

Bali retained a Hindu-practising majority, while the eastern islands remained largely animist until the 17th and 18th centuries when. I returned this book because it suggests that Sharia can be liberalized, which isn't likely. It lacks quality scholarship and is meant for the naive.

A much better book is one that was originally published in but was reprinted inis "An Introduction to Islamic Law" by Joseph by: INDONESIA - A TRIBUTE I am fascinated with Indonesia since small. Perhaps the Adat (Perpateh) keeps reminding us of the tanah sabarang. The latter book was hard to understand and I may not finish reading it.

I keep a picture of an Indonesian couple who was with the family but left for Indonesia many decades ago. Aspects of Islam in Post. Indonesia Etc.: Exploring the Improbable Nation carries with it an inevitable air of officiousness - as is the case when any white foreigner publishes a writing detailing the inner workings of a postcolonial nation.

Bare with me for a pit stop before I address the violence committed by her identity on the text, I will acknowledge its strengths/5. During the last forty years, popular forms of Islam, targeted largely towards urbanized youth, have played a key role in the Islamisation of Indonesia and Malaysia.

This book focuses on these forms and the accompanying practices of production, circulation, marketing, and consumption of Islam/5(5). Particularly in China and India, medical revivalism was a significant "aspect of cultural nationalism in these societies" (Leslie,p.

Indonesia provides an illustration of post-colonial medicine which reproduces colonial categories while at the same time producing something different. and post-colonial periods? 2 This article seeks to exam - ine what it meant to be a Chinese Muslim in Indonesia.

3 It mainly argues that many Chinese Mus - lims in Indonesia were hardly ÒdiasporicÓ because they felt that conversion to Islam was the way of assimilating to local Indonesian culture.For the sake of space & clarity, let's focus on the "morality" of both faiths. Islam was founded by an Arab merchant named Muhammed circa A.D.

Muhammed claimed to have received a special revelation from an angel of God, although he initially.First published inthis book "Islam at the Crossroads" was written as plea to the Muslims of that generation to avaoid a blind imitation of Western scoail forms and values, and to try to preserve instead their Islamic heritage which once upon a time had been responsible for the glorious many-sided historical phenomenon comprised in the "Muslim Civilization"/5.