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Islam in the Malay World: A marginal or significant influence?

Zakariya, Hafiz (2018) Islam in the Malay World: A marginal or significant influence? In: Islamic Input in Medical Programme : Malaysian Legal System - Sources of Law and the Malaysian Courts, 5th October 2018, Kuantan, Pahang. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This presentation first discusses the meaning of Malay and the Malay world. Second, it examines the origins and migrations of the Malays. Third, it demonstrates the marginalization of Islam in the Malay word in Islamic studies and Orientalist misrepresentations of Islam in Southeast Asia. Fourth, it discusses the impacts of Islam on Malay Society by probing the classical orientalist and Naquib al-Attas’ viewpoints. In doing so, it finds a middle ground between the opposing perspectives. Finally, it discusses the unique characteristics of Islam in the Malay World, distinguishing it from Islam in west Asia.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Slide Presentation)
Additional Information: 1984/67158
Uncontrolled Keywords: Islam in the Malay world, Orientalist portrayal of Islam, Islam in Southeast Asia
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam
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: AP Dr. Hafiz Zakariya
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2018 08:53
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2018 08:53
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/67158

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