Tag Archives: Islam

News and Communal Violence in Myanmar

A fifth article in a forthcoming special issue on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar, guest edited by Nick Cheesman, is available at the JCA publisher’s site for the journal. “Producing the News: Reporting on Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1303078) is … Continue reading

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Islam and the State in Myanmar

In a new review at JCA, Iza R. Hussin of the Department of Politics and International Studies at the University of Cambridge looks at the collection Islam and the State in Myanmar: Muslim-Buddhist Relations and the Politics of Belonging (DOI: … Continue reading

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Buddhist-Muslim Violence and Memory in Myanmar

A second article in a forthcoming special issue on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar, guest edited by Nick Cheesman, is available at the JCA publisher’s site for the journal. The article “Reconciling Contradictions: Buddhist-Muslim Violence, Narrative Making and Memory in … Continue reading

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Communal Conflict and Myanmar’s Parliament

The first article in a forthcoming special issue on Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar, guest edited by Nick Cheesman, is available at the JCA publisher’s site for the journal. In their paper, “Communal Conflict in Myanmar: The Legislature’s Response, 2012–2015” … Continue reading

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Islamic Populism

Islamic Populism in Indonesia and the Middle East is a new book published by Cambridge University Press and authored by Vedi R. Hadiz of Melbourne University’s Asia Institute. Islamic Populism in Indonesia and the Middle East (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1205648) is reviewed … Continue reading

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Issue 2 for 2016 published

Issue 2 of Volume 46 (2016) has gone to print and the issue is available electronically at the publisher’s site (with one article available for free download). The details are: Paul Cammack, World Market Regionalism at the Asian Development Bank … Continue reading

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Discussing Islam in Southeast Asia

Paul Gallagher has a new review available at the JCA publisher’s site for the journal. Paul reviews Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World: Critical Perspectives (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2015.1132335), by Azhar Ibrahim. Paul writes that Ibrahim is “proponent of the liberal … Continue reading

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