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Rationalism and future political islam in Indonesia

Salihin, Nurus (2013) Rationalism and future political islam in Indonesia. JOURNAL OF GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS, 4 (1).

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This paper aims to examine the Muslim rationality in legislative and executive election,
and also to understand the reason why they choose national party, or Islamic party based
on the alkali data of legislative and executive election in West Sumatera from 2004-2009
periods. The paradigm of research is a rational choice theory. This paradigm helps to
understand the political behavior of Muslim in West Sumatera in legislative and executive
election of 2004-2009 period. Finally, the research finds out that Muslim in West Sumatera
always make a political choice rationale, and ignore the primordial consideration to
choose the party. This fact is crucial factor why the Islamic party was lost in West Sumatera,
and other places in Indonesia.
Keywords: Political Islam, Rationalization, Democracy, the rational choice theory.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Pendidikan > L Education (General)
Depositing User: Zulfitri Pustakawan
Date Deposited: 22 Dec 2022 04:36
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2022 04:36

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