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Muslims through discourse

religion and ritual in Gayo society

by John Richard Bowen

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sumatra (Indonesia),
  • Indonesia,
  • Sumatra.
    • Subjects:
    • Gayo (Indonesian people) -- Religious life and customs,
    • Islam -- Indonesia -- Sumatra,
    • Sumatra (Indonesia) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-351) and index.

      StatementJohn R. Bowen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP63.I52 S893 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 358 p. :
      Number of Pages358
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1729822M
      ISBN 100691094756, 0691028702
      LC Control Number92034217

      His pithy one-liners often undermine his very real and commendable attempts elsewhere in the book to defend Muslims and to dismantle a monolithic view of them. into U.S. public discourse and.


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