ps149100107 - PS 149E Politics in Malaysia (Islam, the...

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PS 149E 01/10/2007 11:12:00 Politics in Malaysia (Islam, the internet, and institutions) Islam in Malaysia ijtihad- an attempt to reconcile an event or a context with a preexisting Islamic  law.  Ikhtilaf – a diverse of opinion (some people think it’s violent or some people think  it’s okay) syariah (shari’ah) – one branch of Islamic law (civil law)  hudud – plural of criminal Islamic law masyarakat madani – Islamic translation of civil society  tudung – city of madina Multiculturalism in Malaysia Northern part of Malaysia – ethnic thai Malay Sameness  Barisan Alternatif PAS  DAP – Democratic Asian party (tried to attract non Chinese) Gerakan Keadilan Reformasi – Menegak Keadilan – something drastic needs to change Complete reconstruction of society not only economic issues A process of reform
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