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Islam & Ekologi
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Islam & Ekologi

By Fazlun M.Khalid (ed)

Penang, Malaysia: SAM dan World Wide Fund for Nature, 1997. Paperback. New. A book in Bahasa Malaysia explaining Islamic teachings on the environment. 124 pages, For further details, please see the scanned contents page. Weight 0.5kg. Post free within Malaysia

$13.36

We Believe in One God? Reflections on the Trinity in the Malaysian Context
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We Believe in One God? Reflections on the Trinity in the Malaysian Context

By Albert Sundararaj Walters

Delhi: Indian Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge , 2002. Paper Back. Good. This book is part theological thesis and part report on the relationship between Malaysian Christians and their Muslim fellow citizens. The book's theology centres around the Christian Church's classical belief in the Trinity, but then notes how that doctrine has been adapted by Malaysian Christians to facilitate a better understanding and acceptance of Islam. The author's history of the development of the Trinitarian doctrine and its role in Christian Muslim relations is backed up by extensive bibliographical and field research. xx and 376 pages with appendices, a bibliography and a glossary. Weight 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia This is an ex-library book with labels on the spine, the inside back and front covers and on a front end paper. There are stamps on the text block. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is no tanning throughout.

$40.08

Tamadun Islam di Malaysia
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Tamadun Islam di Malaysia

By Khoo Kay Kim (ed)

Kuala Lumpur: Persatuan Sejarah Malaysia, 1980. Paperback. Very Good. A collection of essays, published by the Malaysian Historical Society, in English and Malay by various academic contributors on the development of Islamic civilisation in Malaysia from earliest times to the present day. 228 pages. Weight 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia The cover edges have a bit of rubbing. A previous owner's name is stamped neatly on a front end paper. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is minimal tanning throughout.

$66.80

Ethnic Identity & Consciousness in Sabah

By Thu En Yu

Kota Kinabalu: Sabah Theological Seminary, 2010. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. In a society where communal politics thrives, the author sets out a potential role for the Christian church in Sabah to bridge community divisions. Thu En Yu explores ways in which Christians can throw off the original association of their religion with colonialism by developing a religion and associated theology more deeply rooted in an indigenous identity. 263 pages. For further details, please see the scanned contents page. Weight 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia The book looks new except for a small stain on the top text block which doesn't affect the text.

$22.27

Christian-Muslim Relations: A Case Study of Sarawak, East Malaysia
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Christian-Muslim Relations: A Case Study of Sarawak, East Malaysia

By Theodore Gabriel

Aldershot, UK: Avebury, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. As New. An interesting case study of interfaith relations in a predominantly Muslim country because, unlike on the peninsula, Christianity in Borneo has both a stronger tradition and a more populous congregation. The work undertaken by Gabriel could be an interesting test case for the interaction between Christianity and Islam in a wider global context. 133 pages. For further details, please see the scanned contents page. Weight 0.5kg. Post free within Malaysia

$26.72

Ethnic Identity & Consciousness in Sabah

By Thu En Yu

Kota Kinabalu: Sabah Theological Seminary, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. New. In a society where communal politics thrives, the author sets out a potential role for the Christian church in Sabah to bridge community divisions. Thu En Yu explores ways in which Christians can throw off the original association of their religion with colonialism by developing a religion and associated theology more deeply rooted in an indigenous identity. 263 pages. For further details, please see the scanned contents page. Weight 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia

$26.72

Shari'a Law and the Modern Nation State: A Malaysian Symposium

By Norani Othman (ed)

Kuala Lumpur: Sisters in Islam, 1994. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. This is a collection of papers presented at a symposium of Muslim social activists in Kuala Lumpur in 1992 to attempt to grapple with the question of how should an Islamic state be run. While the Prophet Muhammad experimented with a model that recognised the needs of both Muslims and non-Muslims, the less flexible model of the 'Western state' has today tended sideline the openness of early Muslims. In addition there are big differences in time and context between the Medina city state and where Muslims find themselves today. 160 pages with an index. Weight: 0.5kg. Post free within Malaysia The cover has a bit of wear with a nick at the base of the front cover and a crease on one corner of the back cover. The binding is tight and the text clear with no tanning throughout.

$35.63

A Brief History of Islam with Special Reference to Malaya

By MA Rauf

Kuala Lumpur: Oxford University Press, 1964. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 5-6-15. Written originally as a school text book for Malayan students, this book highlights the peninsula's past within an Islamic context. 117 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details. Weight: 0.5kg. Post free within Malaysia Very mild wear to the dustjacket and a small bump and small crack on the dust jacket spine at the top. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is very mild tanning throughout. A really nice copy

$42.31

Dispute Resolution in Islamic Banking
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Dispute Resolution in Islamic Banking

By International Shari'ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance

Kuala Lumpur: International Shari'ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance, 2009. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. The publisher, inter alia, runs workshops to educate practitioners on various aspects of Islamic banking. This book consists of the transcripts of a workshop run on dispute resolution within the industry. 197 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details. Weight: 0.4kg. Post free within Malaysia The book looks new apart from a crease at the bottom right corner of the front cover and a similar crease at the corresponding corner of the back cover.

$8.91

Essential Readings in Contemporary Waqf Issues

By Monzer Kahf & Siti Mashitoh Mahmood (eds)

Kuala Lumpur: CERT Publications, 2011. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. A collection of previously published papers by legal scholars on the historic and current implementation of law surrounding waqf, the donation of property or profits for charitable purposes in Islam. The contributing scholars are from most of the principal Muslim countries in the world. 423 pages with a glossary of waqf terminology and an index. Weight: 1kg. Post free within Malaysia

$33.40

Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World: Critical Perspectives
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Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World: Critical Perspectives

By Azhar Ibrahim

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia: SIRD, 2014. Paperback. New. Rather than look at Islamic inspired political and social change in Southeast Asia, Ibrahim focuses on what has actually been happening within the religious community in the area. We are used to seeing the political manifestations of Islam, but how strong are the traditionalist, revivalist and the more liberal movements within the religious polity itself? TThis work seeks to unravel this aspect of Southeast Asian Islam for the reader. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details. 315 pages. Weight: 0.8kg.

$13.36

The Politics of Religious Expression in Malaysia
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The Politics of Religious Expression in Malaysia

By Mohd Azizuddin Mohd Sani

Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2014. First edition. Paperback. New. Please see the scan of the executive summary for further details. 26 pages. Weight: 0.3kg. Post free within Malaysia

$11.13

A Call to Travel: Muslim Odysseys
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A Call to Travel: Muslim Odysseys

By Rumaizah Abu Bakar

Kuala Lumpur: Silverfish Books, 2014. First edition. Paperback. New. The reflections, adventures and musings of a Malaysian Muslim woman journalist as she travels through Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Indonesia. 208 pages.Weight: 0.5kg. Post free within Malaysia

$11.13

Sejarah Masjid & Keramat di Pulau Pinang 1730-an-2012
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Sejarah Masjid & Keramat di Pulau Pinang 1730-an-2012

By Mahani Musa

George Town, Penang: Think City, 2014. First edition. Paperback. New. 18-6-16. Masjid dan keramat merupakan warisan sosio budaya dan agama yang menjadi bukti sumbangan masyarakat Islam terhadap perkembangan Pulau Pinang sebagai sebuah pelabuhan dan petempatan penting sejak abad ke-18. Di sebalik kerencaman persaingan untuk membina kehidupan di tempat baru ini, masyarakat Islam di negeri itu meneruskan tradisi keagamaan dengan membina surau dan masjid untuk tujuan beribadat selain berbuat kebajikan menerusi tradisi menderma dan mewakaf harta benda. Manakala keramat pula menjadi tempat manusia di tempat baru ini menyerahkan harapan dan impian hidup masing-masing. Menariknya, berbeza dengan masjid yang menjadi tempat beribadat yang khusus bagi orang Islam, keramat pula menjadi tempat manusia daripada pelbagai latarbelakang sosial, agama dan budaya berkongsi ruang dan bercampur gaul antara satu sama lain. 240 pages. Weight: 1.1 kg. Post free within Malaysia, but, due to its weight, this book is likely to incur additional postal charges when posted outside Malaysia

$17.81

Educational Dualism in Malaysia: Implications for Theory and Practice
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Educational Dualism in Malaysia: Implications for Theory and Practice

By Rosnani Hashim

Kuala Lumpur: The Other Press, 2011. Second edition. Paperback. New. Muslim countries generally have two educational systems, one religious and the other secular, running along side each other. Faith permeates all subjects in the former system and is sidelined in the latter. Malaysia, which is also a multi-religious and multi-ethnic country has struggled wih the contradictions. Here Professor Hashim, a specialist in Islamic education details the Malaysian conundrum and seeks solutions. 271 pages with tables, figures, a bibliography and an index. Weight: 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia

$13.36

Christianity in Malaysia - a Denominational History
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Christianity in Malaysia - a Denominational History

By Robert Hunt, Lee Kam Hing & Joen Roxborogh (eds)

Subang Jaya, Malaysia: Pelanduk Publications, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good. In quite a major undertaking the editors have gathered together essays on the differing histories twelve major Christian churches in Malaysia. The choice ranges from the more familiar Roman Catholic and Anglican Churches to the more obscure Mar Thoma Church and the Latter Rain Church of Malaysia. There are also chapters on ecumenism, the churches and social problems and a note on church growth in Malaysia from 1960 to 1985. 395 pages with a glossary and an index. Weight: 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia The top of the spine and part of an edge of the front cover are bumped and the spine is slightly sunned. Otherwise the book looks new and fresh.

$77.94

The \'Allah Controversy\' and Other Essays on Malaysian Hypermodernity
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The 'Allah Controversy' and Other Essays on Malaysian Hypermodernity

By Azly Rahman

petaling Jaya, Malaysia: Strategic Information and Research Development Centre , 2013 . Paperback. New. A Malaysian academic, currently based in the United States, takes a penetrating look at the controversies that beset his homeland. Although his is optimistic for the country's future, he doesn't shirk form hard hitting criticism either. 270 pages. Weight 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia.

$11.13

Encountering the Globalizing West
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Encountering the Globalizing West

By Hashim Hj Musa

Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press, 2004. First edition. Paperback. New. The author seeks to set forth a Malay Islamic view of civilisation that he claims comes from a different standpoint than the globalising force of the West. One essential difference that he sees is Malay Islamic culture's emphasis on 'the perfection of the human soul' rather than scientific and technological progress. 109 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details. Weight: 0.4kg. Post free within Malaysia

$8.91

Politics and Cultures of Islamization: Indonesia and Malaysia in the Nineteen-nineties
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Politics and Cultures of Islamization: Indonesia and Malaysia in the Nineteen-nineties

By Georg Stauth

Piscataway, NJ, USA: Transaction Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Good. Following the Mecca Conference in 1977 and the Irani revolution in the two years that followed there has been a general movement in many Muslim majority countries to align political life, education and society with various interpretations of Islam where religion took a more prominent role in national life. Stauth looks at the two very different attempts in Indonesia and Malaysia to introduce these new policies. He also includes examines the effects of such policies on Singapore, these countries 'secular neighbour. 300 pages with a bibliography. Weight: 0.6.kg. * Post free within Malaysia. This is an ex library book with stickers on the spine and inside front cover and stamps on the text block, front end paper and title page, most of which have been obliterated by black felt tip pen. The binding is tight and the text clear with no tanning. The book was originally a paperback but has been rebound with a laminated hard cover.

$35.63

Islam and Tolerance
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Islam and Tolerance

By Edited By Syed Othman Alhabshi

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Institute Of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (ikim), 1996. First edition. Paperback. Good. This collection of published papers from a 1994 seminar looks not only at tolerance as outlined in Islamic texts, but also at the evidence of Islamic tolerance both historically and in present day Malaysia. 165 pages including index. 0.4kg. Spotting on the endpapers, textblock tanned and mild cover wear

$31.17

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