Accession Number:

ADA161765

Title:

The Political Impact of Islam in Southeast Asia. Phase II. Topic A-16,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF STATE WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF EXTERNAL RESEARCH

Report Date:

1985-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

The study presented here is an examination of the political status of Islam in Southeast Asia both as a religion and a vital determinant of ethnic identity. We conclude that the two phenomena of Islamic fundamentalism and Islamic neomodernism will be important variables in the evolution of politics in the region. Contents Malaysia Indonesia Philippines Thailand Singapore Brunei.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE