Accession Number : ADA308725

Title :   Islamic Resurgence in the ASEAN States.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Aug 86,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : DePoer, Barbara A.

PDF Url : ADA308725

Report Date : 31 AUG 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 82

Abstract : Islamic revivalism continues to have an important impact on the political stability of the member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), as well as on the organization itself. This report serves to update a 1985 study on the resurgence of Islam in the ASEAN states and includes a computerized chronology of Islamic-related events in the two countries with the largest Muslim populations: Indonesia and Malaysia. The online chronology can be searched according to country, date, keyword, and the following subject categories: Muslim fundamentalist activity; Muslim extremist activity; government attempts to control Muslims; government attempts to conciliate Muslims; Muslim relations with the military; disunity among Muslims; relations between Muslims and non-Muslims; and pan-Islamic relations.

Descriptors :   *ISLAM, *SOUTHEAST ASIA, *POLITICAL NEGOTIATIONS, FOREIGN POLICY, STABILITY, POLITICAL SCIENCE, LEADERSHIP, GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, RELIGION, SUBVERSION, INDONESIA, ELECTIONS, LIMITED WARFARE, MALAYSIA.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE