Religious Violence and Conciliation in Indonesia
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Sumanto Al Qurtuby
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-20 - Publisher: Routledge

Maluku in eastern Indonesia is the home to Muslims, Protestants, and Catholics who had for the most part been living peaceably since the sixteenth century. In 1999, brutal conflicts broke out between local Christians and Muslims, and escalated into large-scale communal violence once the Laskar Jihad, a Java-based armed jihadist
Saudi Arabia and Indonesian Networks
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Sumanto Al Qurtuby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

What is the relationship between Saudi Arabia and Indonesia? For centuries, Indonesians have travelled to Saudi Arabia and have been deeply involved in education, scholarship and the creation of centres for Islamic learning in the country. Yet the impact of this type of migration has not yet been the focus
Conflict, Continuity, and Change in Social Movements in Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Abdul Rohman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-07-11 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book demonstrates how preserving ideology and relationships with other activists affords social movements to persist over time amid limited resources and political opportunities in Southeast Asia. Examining two peace movements in Indonesia – the largest democratic country in Southeast Asia – to illuminate discontinuity, continuity, and change in social
Religious Actors and Conflict Transformation in Southeast Asia
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Jürgen Rüland, Christian von Lübke, Marcel M. Baumann
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Drawing on a rich body of multimethod field research, this book examines the ways in which Indonesian and Philippine religious actors have fostered conflict resolution and under what conditions these efforts have been met with success or limited success. The book addresses two central questions: In what ways, and to
The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Religion and Peace
Language: en
Pages: 661
Authors: Jolyon Mitchell, Suzanna R. Millar, Francesca Po, Martyn Percy
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Incisive contributions from leading and emerging scholars in the field of Peace Studies In the Wiley Blackwell Companion to Religion and Peace, a team of renowned scholars delivers an authoritative and interdisciplinary sourcebook that addresses the key concepts, history, theories, models, resources, and practices in the complex and ambivalent relationship