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Issue 4 for 2021 published

Issue number 4 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue features six articles and five book reviews. The articles are: Challenging Hegemony: Nurhadi-Aldo and the 2019 Election … Continue reading

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State, Religion and the South China Sea

Fishers, Monks and Cadres: Navigating State, Religion and the South China Sea in Central Vietnam is by Edyta Roszko and published by NIAS Press. It is reviewed for JCA by Minh Chau Lam of the Department of Anthropology, College of … Continue reading

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Maoism and religion

Maoism and Grassroots Religion: The Communist Revolution and the Reinvention of Religious Life in China by Xiaoxuan Wang and published by Oxford University Press is reviewed for JCA by Zhixi Wang of the College of Liberal Arts, Shantou University, China. … Continue reading

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The elite and secularism in Pakistan

Academic, activist and commentator Aasim Sajjad Akhtar of the National Institute of Pakistan Studies, Quaid-i-Azam University in Islamabad, Pakistan writes a new article for JCA. His article, “Dreams of a Secular Republic: Elite Alienation in Post-Zia Pakistan” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1193214) examines … Continue reading

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