Sultans, shamans, and saints : Islam and Muslims in Southeast Asia / Howard M. Federspiel.

By the fourteenth century the Islamic faith had spread via maritime trade routes to Southeast Asia where, over the next seven hundred years, it would have a continuing influence on political life, social customs, and the development of the arts. Sultans, Shamans, and Saints looks at Islam in Southea...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Federspiel, Howard M., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, ©2007.
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Table of Contents:
  • Muslim wayfarers (600 A.D.-1300)
  • The emergence of a hybrid Muslim culture (1300-1800)
  • The emergence of new Muslim institutions (1800-1945)
  • Nation-states and civil values (1945-2000)
  • Themes of Southeast Asian Islam.