Religion and Politics: Reflections from Jakarta
Date of Issue2017-05-31
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Ahok’s defeat in the Jakarta gubernatorial election and his conviction for blasphemy have reignited debates about the role of Islam in a secular state. Misconceptions about the relationship between the two need to be addressed.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 108-17
Nanyang Technological University