Islamic governance in Malaysia : taking the cue from Brunei?
Yang Razali Kassim
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Islamic governance is rising to the fore again in Malaysia as UMNO and PAS probe each for meeting points while competing for Malay/Muslim support. Shariah, or Islamic law, is emerging as a new issue catalysed by Brunei’s adoption of hudud, the Islamic penal code.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science::Political institutions::Asia::Malaysia
RSIS commentaries, 020-14
Nanyang Technological University