eBook Islamization and Activism in Malaysia, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 981427903X
  • ISBN-13: 9789814279031
  • DDC: 320.809595
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
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  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released November 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Examines aspects of the increasing political and social profile of Islam in Malaysia and describes how different kinds of activists in Malaysia have sought to protect fundamental liberties and to improve the state of democracy in Malaysia. In particular, focus is paid to activists who engage with electoral process, the law and the public sphere, and in particular, to movements that cut across or combine these realms of action.