Indonesia's Islamic Revolution

  title={Indonesia's Islamic Revolution},
  author={Kevin W. Fogg},
The history of the Indonesian Revolution has been dominated by depictions of grassroots fighters and elite politicians who thought of it as a nationalistic or class-based war. In this major new study, Kevin W. Fogg rethinks the Indonesian Revolution (1945–1949) as an Islamic struggle, in which pious Muslims, who made up almost half the population, fought and organized in religious ways. Muslims fighting on the ground were convinced by their leaders’ proclamations that they were fighting for a… 
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  • Dewi Fortuna Anwar
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    Journal of Indonesian Social Sciences and Humanities
  • 2018
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