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Local and global: social transformation in Southeast Asia: essays in honour of Professor Syed Hussein Alatas

Author: Hassan, Riaz Series: Social sciences in Asia ; 3 Publisher: Brill, 2005.Language: EnglishDescription: 341 p. : Graphs/Photos ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9004141588Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Local and Global: Social Transformation in Southeast Asia Contents Introduction ­ Riaz Hassan .............................................................................. vii Acknowledgements ................................................................................. xi List of Contributors ................................................................................. xiii I. Social Change and Development 1 Global Knowledge: The Epistemic Culture of Development ...................................................................................... 3 Hans-Dieter Evers 2 Is Secularisation a Global Process? An Exercise in Conceptual History ............................................................................ 19 Joachim Matthes 3 A Question of Identity: Knowledge and the Formation of Post-colonial Nation-states in Asia ............................................... 31 A.B. Shamsul 4 Return of the Lazy ,Native: Explaining Malay/Immigrant Labour Transition in Terengganu Plantation Society ....................... 45 Zawawi Ibrahim 5 Islam, Socialism and Marxism: Clarifying Incompatibilities K.S. Jomo 71 II. Sociology of Intellectuals 6 Academic Freedom at the Dawn of the New Millennium: An Asian Perspective ........................................................................ Ajit Singh Rye 7 Scholars and the Transformation of Confucianism ............................. Joseph B. Tamney 83 97 8 Emerging Intellectual Traditions of the Social Sciences: The Malaysian-Asian Agenda ........................................................... 133 Wazir Jahan Karim vi CONTENTS 9 Alatas and Shari`ati on Socialism: Autonomous Social Science and Occidentalism ........................................................ 161 Syed Farid Alatas 10 Nation-state Reformulated: Interrogating Received Wisdom ...................................................................................... 181 Partha Nath Mukher i 11 De-Centring Social Sciences in Practice through Individual Acts and Choices ..................................................... 193 Vineeta Sinha III. Sociology of Religion and Values 12 Values and Development: Some Reflections .............................. 219 Tham Seong Chee 13 Syed Hussein Alatas and Progressive Islam between the Middle East and Southeast Asia ............................................... 237 Mona Abaza 14 Consciousness and Polity in Southeast Asia: The Long View .......................................................................................... 261 Geoffrey Benjamin 15 Institutional Order and Trust in Religious Institutions in Muslim Societies ...................................................................... 291 Riaz Hassan 16 Religion and Utopian Thinking among the Muslims of Southeast Asia .......................................................................... 315 Shaharuddin Maaruf 17 Meeting Hussein Peter L. Burns 1958 ......................................................... 331 Appendix Selected Publications of Syed Hussein Alatas ................................. 335 Index ................................................................................................. 339

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