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Hindu and Muslim Inter-Religious Relations in Malaysia

Theodore Gabriel
Format
Book
Published
Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, 2000.
Language
English
Series
Studies in Religion and Society
Studies in Religion and Society (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN
0773477136
Contents
  • Chapter 2 Hinduism in Malaysia 17
  • Early Contacts 17
  • Modern Indian Immigration 18
  • Other Hindu Communities 25
  • Malacca Chettiars 25
  • Chettiars 26
  • Jaffna Tamils 27
  • Northern Indian Hindus 27
  • Hindu Religious Practice in Malaysia 27
  • Thaipusam Festival 29
  • Hindu Revival in Malaysia 32
  • Hindu Caste in Malaysia 35
  • Chapter 3 Malay-Muslim Equation: Issues of Religion and Identity in Malaysia 41
  • Issues Relating to National Culture and National Unity 45
  • ALIRAN 52
  • Department of National Unity 53
  • Chapter 4 Hindu Dilemma: Problems Faced by the Hindu Diaspora 63
  • Economic Issues 63
  • National Economic Policy (NEP) 68
  • Educational Issues 78
  • Chapter 5 Hindu Dilemma: Political and Religious Issues 85
  • Political Issues 85
  • Religious Issues 94
  • Chapter 6 Impact of Islamic Resurgence on Malaysian Hindus 109
  • Map of West Malaysia 157
  • Table I Immigration of Indian Labour into Malaysia (1841 to 1941) 159
  • Table II Indian Population 1970 160
  • Table III Indian Population 1970 by Religion 161
  • Table IV Indian Population 1983 162
  • Table V Population of Kuala Lumpur Major Ethnic Groups 1970-1990 163
  • Appendix Malaysia: Political Parties 164.
Description
vi, 173 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-156) and index.
Series Statement
Studies in religion and society ; v. 47
Studies in religion and society (New York, N.Y.) ; v. 47
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