Religion and identity in Malaysia
Liow, Joseph Chin Yong
Farish A. Noor
Date of Issue2010
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The current controversy in Malaysia over the use of the term “Allah” by the Christian community once again raises the underlying tension between religion and identity in the country. What does this mean for Prime Minister Najib Razak’s unifying cry for a 1Malaysia?
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