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Islamic Nationhood and Colonial Indonesia

The Umma Below the Winds

Islamic Nationhood and Colonial Indonesia by Michael Francis Laffan
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Drawing on previously unavailable archival material, this book argues that Indonesian nationalism rested on Islamic ecumenism heightened by colonial rule and the pilgrimage. The award winning author Laffan contrasts the latter experience with life in Cairo, where some Southeast Asians were drawn to both reformism and nationalism. After demonstrating the close linkage between Cairene ideology and Indonesian nationalism, Laffan shows how developments in the Middle East continued to play a role in shaping Islamic politics in colonial Indonesia.
Taylor and Francis; September 2003
320 pages; ISBN 9781134430819
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Title: Islamic Nationhood and Colonial Indonesia
Author: Michael Francis Laffan
 
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