Indonesian Islam: Social Change through Contemporary Fatawa

Synopsis

"An important and timely book which examines how modern Indonesian Islamic thinking has responded to changes in social and cultural practice since the 1920s, and in particular how the authorities have ruled on 'contemporary' subjects such as football, real estate, abortion, organ transplants and the role of women."

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • M. B. Hooker
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • St. Leonards, N.S.W.
Publication year:
  • 2003