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The Rushdiah Club: Its roles in Malay Societies, 1892-1940

Oktasari, Wiwin and Zakariya, Hafiz (2017) The Rushdiah Club: Its roles in Malay Societies, 1892-1940. IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia. ISBN 978-967-418-631-9

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This study examines the emergence, growth and impact of The Rushdiah Club in Malay Societies. It utilizes a historical methodology in answering the key research questions. This study traces the enigmatic literati-publisher of Riau-Lingga Sultanate, Rushdiah Club, and their roles in cultural transformation of Malay Societies. Starting by a discussion on the socio-political background, the rapid growth of Islam and writing culture in the end of 19th century Riau Lingga, this study also follows the developments of Rushdiah Club’s writing and printing activities in the ensuing century, the expansion of their printing practices to Singapore and Penang

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: 1984/65408 fpBPH832O38 2017
Uncontrolled Keywords: Rushdiah Club, Malay Societies, Malays
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General)
D History General and Old World > DS Asia
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilization (ISTAC)
Depositing User: Dr. Hafiz Zakariya
Date Deposited: 07 Aug 2018 09:01
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2022 16:35
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/65408

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