The reflowering of Malaysian Islam

modern religious radicals and their roots by Judith A. Nagata

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver

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  • Islam -- Malaysia.,
  • Islam and politics -- Malaysia.,
  • Malaysia -- Politics and government.

Edition Notes

StatementJudith Nagata.
LC ClassificationsBP63.M27 N29 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 282 p. :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2928162M
ISBN 100774801956
LC Control Number84163230

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: The mostly Muslim nation of Malaysia has always walked a fine line between protecting the rights of Malay women and acknowledging the role that Islam plays in the daily lives of its citizens.

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The Reflowering of Malaysian Islam: Modern Religious Radicals and Their Roots. By Judith Nagata. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, Author: Harold Crouch.

Malaysia is a country whose most professed religion is ofthere were approximately million Muslim adherents, or % of the population. Islam in Malaysia is represented by the Shafi‘i version of Sunni theology and jurisprudence, while defining Malaysia constitutionally a secular state.

Islam was introduced by traders arriving from Arabia, China and the Indian. Malaysia - Malaysia - Religion: Islam, Malaysia’s official religion, is followed by about three-fifths of the population. Islam is one of the most important factors distinguishing a Malay from a non-Malay, and, by law, all Malays are Muslim.

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Focusing on Muslims in Malaysia, Patricia Sloane-White argues that sharia principles in the region's Islamic economy produce a version of Islam that is increasingly conservative, financially and fiscally powerful, and committed to social control over Muslim and non-Muslim public and private lives.

ISLAM & MALAY CULTURE By Yaacob Harun _____ INTRODUCTION Article The reflowering of Malaysian Islam book the Malaysian Constitution defines Malay, as “a person who professes the religion of Islam, habitually speaks the Malay language, and conforms to Malay custom”.

[1] Based on this definition, Islam is taken to be synonymous to Malay, and vice versa. The Reflowering of Malaysian Islam: Modern Religious Radicals and Their Roots. JUDITH NAGATA CLIVE KESSLER. The University of New South Wales.

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In Malaysia where Islam is "the state" (which, in itself, is neither a unified nor a monolithic entity), the institutionalisation and administration of Islam through legal policies and state-run bureaucracies points to the state's incontestable right to intrude in the intimate lives of its Muslim subjects.

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Malaysia is a multi-religious society, but while the Malaysian constitution theoretically guarantees freedom of religion, Islam is the official religion of the federation, as well as the legally presumed faith of all ethnic Malays.

No ethnic Malay is allowed to leave Islam, while non-Malay Muslims seeking to apostacise require permission from a sharia court, which is rarely granted. The GE14 result reflects the enduring influence of PAS and it remains one of the key players of political Islam in Malaysia.

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