Spirited Politics: Religion and Public Life in Contemporary Southeast Asia

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SEAP Publications, 2005 - 210 pagine

The essays in Spirited Politics throw light on predicaments that spring from the intersection of religion, ethnicity, and nationalism in contemporary Southeast Asian public life. Covering material from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines, the contributors explore the calamities and ironies of Southeast Asian identity politics, examining the ways in which religion and politics are made to serve each other.

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Acknowledgments
7
Enunciating Filipino Cultural Nationalism
23
Malaysian Hinduism and the Way of Prayers
45
Moral
69
Islam and Gender Politics in Late New Order Indonesia
93
Confucianism and the Negotiation of IndonesianChinese
119
Politics and the Transformation of Thai Funerals
143
Idolatry in the Lowland Philippines
159
Violence Religion and a Painters Tale
185
Contributors
209
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