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Title:
Islam and the state in Indonesia
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Series:
ISEAS series on Islam
Publication Information:
Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2003.
Physical Description:
xii, 265 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN:
9789812300836
General Note:
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Ohio State University, 1994.
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Summary

This work explains the relationship between Islam and the state and politics in contemporary Indonesia. President Soeharto's departure from office in May 1998 brought tremendous and far-reaching impacts to Indonesia's political landscape. At least 181 new political parties came into being, a sizeable portion of which use Islam as their symbol and ideological basis.


Table of Contents

Abbreviationsp. viii
Acknowledgementsp. xi
Chapter 1 Introduction: The Problem of Political Relationship between Islam and the Statep. 1
Chapter 2 Explaining the Uneasy Relationship: Political Antagonism between Islam and the State in Indonesiap. 13
Chapter 3 Emergence of the New Islamic Intellectualism: Three Schools of Thoughtp. 65
Chapter 4 Implications of the New Islamic Intellectualism: Ideas and Practicesp. 102
Chapter 5 Beyond Parties and Parliament: Reassessing the Political Approach of Islamp. 124
Chapter 6 Reducing Hostility: The Accommodative Responses of the Statep. 149
Chapter 7 Conclusion: Towards an Integrated Political Relationship between Islam and the Statep. 193
Chapter 8 Political Islam in Post-Soeharto Indonesia: A Postscriptp. 199
Bibliographyp. 230
Indexp. 258
About the Authorp. 266