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Political Islam and democratic change in Indonesia

Carnegie, Paul J. (2008) Political Islam and democratic change in Indonesia. Asian Social Science, 4 (11). pp. 3-7. ISSN 1911-2017

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In the late 1990s Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim nation, transitioned to democracy amidst concerns over Islamist ascendancy. Yet, a decade later and Indonesia accommodates a diversity of Islamic political expression. The following article considers the clues to this accommodation. It examines the relationship between political Islam and democratisation and its possible future trajectory in Indonesia.

Item Type: Journal Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Democratisation, Identity, Indonesia, Political Islam
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > School of Government, Development and International Affairs
Depositing User: Repo Editor
Date Deposited: 14 Dec 2016 03:57
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2016 03:57

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